View Full Version : Kingdom under fire: Circle of Doom (360)
Here are a few hi res images taken both from the TGS trailer (available also on Live) and from some more footage released at X06
As for "what is this thing": Action RPG, probable exclusive, H1/07 :D
10-02-06, 01:28 PM
I so hate this series... its such a horrible game... why wont the kill it already.
No this isn't me bashing the X360, I purchased the Xbox versions and hate myself ever since...
I've played KOF: Heroes and it wasn't a bad game. Nothing to write home about but still fun.
I wish Ninety Nine Nights had taken the same route.
PS: Circle of Doom is said to be different from the past games, more RPG oriented. For those interested, here is a random preview I dug on the net: http://xbox360.ign.com/articles/736/736417p1.html
The Kingdom Under Fire games for the Xbox were really great. They managed to mix the action and strategy elements pretty well, and it actually did require a bit of planning for the battles and allowed you to use your own tactics to fight. I liked that the characters played differently as well, and the campaigns were surprisingly long. Multiplayer in the first game was a bit disappointing since they lowered the max players from 4 to 2, but it was still somewhat entertaining.
Circle of Doom is a bit of a spinoff though, a pure action game set in the KuF universe that doesn't really carry over the series RTS roots. But from what I hear they're making another KuF game that's more like the Xbox versions which Circle of Doom sets up for, which I'm glad to hear since I'd prefer a action/strategy hybrid game like The Crusaders and Heroes since that worked out pretty well. I'll wait to see how this game does, it might be a nice distraction while waiting for the real KuF game to come out.
Time for some new screenshots.
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