The Con (PSP)

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The Con is a fighting game featuring 20 different characters as well as the ability to create-a-fighter with the ability to use face-mapping from the players photo collection. The player competes in fights and tournaments to earn money and pay off debts to a lone shark, but not only can the player win fights to earn money, but they can take a dive in a fixed fight while trying not to show to the crowd that it was rigged. Players can also bet against their own matches.

Players can also customize their fighters, tweaking their fighting stats with upgrade points acquired through fights, they also can change their appearance with clothing unlocked through the course of the game. There are also fives modes to compete in, Story mode, Survival, Quick Fight, Time Attack mode and a Two-player mode.


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Alternate Titles

  • "L'Arnaqueur" -- French title
  • "Gamble Con Fight" -- Japanese title

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Critic Reviews

Playstation Illustrated Nov 22, 2005 82 out of 100 82
Game Critics Mar 15, 2006 8 out of 10 80
GameZone Oct 17, 2005 7.5 out of 10 75
Yahoo! Games Oct 20, 2005 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Lawrence Oct 25, 2005 69 out of 100 69
Gaming Target Jan 16, 2006 6.8 out of 10 68
IGN Oct 25, 2005 6.2 out of 10 62 (UK) Mar 08, 2006 6 out of 10 60 Mar 30, 2007 11 out of 20 55
Gaming Age Dec 23, 2005 D 25


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Big John WV (27250) added The Con (PSP) on Aug 18, 2008