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Gunvalkyrie (Xbox)

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Description

Gunvalkyrie is an action game that takes place in an alternate Earth where space travel and other technological wonders were made possible in the 19th century. Traveling to the British Empire's colony world Tir na Nog, you must locate Dr. Hebble who has disappeared under mysterious circumstances. You acquire payment depending on how well you perform during missions. Money can be used to upgrade your character and their weapons.

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Gunvalkyrie Xbox Valley 1 loading screen
Gunvalkyrie Xbox Be prepared to be outnumbered
Gunvalkyrie Xbox The world of Gunvalkyrie is very different than our own
Gunvalkyrie Xbox Saburouta Mishima using his booster to zoom through hallways

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User Reviews

Nice try, Sega, maybe next time... laemus (13) unrated

The Press Says

IGN Mar 15, 2002 9 out of 10 90
GameSpy Apr 08, 2002 86 out of 100 86
Netjak Aug 10, 2002 8.1 out of 10 81
Gamesmania May 22, 2002 80 out of 100 80
4Players.de Jun 23, 2002 75 out of 100 75
Jeuxvideo.com Sep 12, 2002 15 out of 20 75
videogamer.com Aug 05, 2004 7 out of 10 70
GameSpot Mar 21, 2002 6.2 out of 10 62
Game Informer Magazine Mar, 2002 5.25 out of 10 52
Eurogamer.net (UK) Jul 09, 2002 4 out of 10 40

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Development

Smilebit was originally going to release Gunvalkyrie for the Sega Dreamcast. The early demise of the Dreamcast pushed development to the Xbox. In addition, early on Gunvalkyrie was going to incorporate a light-gun into the gameplay but this was ultimately scrapped.

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j. jones (1641) added Gunvalkyrie (Xbox) on Nov 03, 2002