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Maximo: Ghosts to Glory (PlayStation 2)

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You control the fate of the gallant Maximo, who returns home to find his kingdom in shambles. Your once-trusted advisor, Achille, has wrought evil on the land. Not only is the countryside filled with hordes of the roaming undead, but the four wise (and beautiful) sorceresses have been imprisoned at the four corners of the kingdom, and to make matters worse, your girlfriend, Princess Sophia, has been forced to marry the scoundrel Achille. Help Maximo rescue the sorceresses, restore good to the kingdom and get your girl back.

Maximo: Ghosts to Glory is a 3D action game with an emphasis on combat. Maximo fights using his sword and shield, which can be upgraded and used in various combinations, inflicting damage on different types of enemies. His health is measured by the strength of his armor; once it is broken, Maximo will die from one hit. Coins can be collected and paid in order to ensure the possibility to continue playing the game following Maximo's death.


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Alternate Titles

  • "Maximo" -- European title

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User Reviews

Don't be scared off by the daunting difficulty level - Maximo is worth every penny. WJAndrews (32) 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars

The Press Says

Tap-Repeatedly/Four Fat Chicks Apr, 2002 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
Game Informer Magazine Mar, 2002 9 out of 10 90
GameZone Feb 11, 2002 9 out of 10 90
Game Informer Magazine Mar, 2002 8.75 out of 10 88 Mar 06, 2002 87 out of 100 87
Just Adventure May 21, 2002 B+ 83
Gamesmania Apr 02, 2002 81 out of 100 81 Sep 13, 2002 80 out of 100 80
games xtreme Apr 10, 2002 8 out of 10 80 Feb 26, 2002 74 out of 100 74


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Maximo is a sequel to the well known Ghosts'n'Goblins and Ghouls'n'Ghosts games. It has the same hero and a heap of remixed tunes and the difficulty level is also very hard as it was in the original games.

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NeoMoose (1103) added Maximo: Ghosts to Glory (PlayStation 2) on Feb 16, 2002