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Warriors Orochi (PlayStation 2)

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Description

Warriors Orochi is a crossover between Koei's Dynasty Warriors and Samurai Warriors franchises. The Serpent King, Orochi, has made a rift in time and taken the most powerful warriors from the Sengoku period of Japan, and China's Three Kingdoms era for a showdown of the ages.

Battle the demon Orochi, and hack and slash his armies with a team of three warriors you can rotate between at any time. Your two inactive teammates will recuperate during their downtime. If your active character dies, however, you'll have to restart the mission or load a saved game. A total of 79 playable characters from Dynasty Warriors 5, Samurai Warriors 2 and two new combatants are available to you. The new Weapon Fusion technique allows you to combine a particular character's different weapons into a single stronger one.

Choose from four unrelated story campaigns, Shu, Wei, Wu, and Samurai Warriors Story, with different unlockable characters, weapons and items in each. In the game's Free Mode, you can use any character in any stage you've already completed.

Play with a friend in two player split screen co-op.

Screenshots

Warriors Orochi PlayStation 2 Title screen.

Alternate Titles

  • "無双 Orochi" -- Japanese spelling
  • "Musō Orochi" -- Japanese title

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User Reviews

A Warrior Worth a Thousand! Magus_X (104) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars

The Press Says

GameTrailers Sep 25, 2007 6.9 out of 10 69
IGN Sep 18, 2007 6 out of 10 60
DarkZero Oct 26, 2007 5.5 out of 10 55
UOL Jogos Oct 22, 2007 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50
GameSpot Sep 27, 2007 5 out of 10 50
GameCell UK Nov 22, 2007 5 out of 10 50
Thunderbolt Games Oct 03, 2007 5 out of 10 50
GNT - Generation Nouvelles Technologies Dec 12, 2007 4 out of 10 40
G4 TV: X-Play Sep 30, 2007 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
Gamestyle Oct 24, 2007 2 out of 10 20

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Trivia

In Japan, two additional PS2 editions were released: Musou Orochi (Treasure Box) and Musou Orochi (Super Premium Pack).

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mikebo (88) added Warriors Orochi (PlayStation 2) on Jan 09, 2008
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