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

Cheat Code Central Dec 14, 2005 3.9 out of 5 78
Game Informer Magazine Nov, 2005 7.75 out of 10 78
GameBump/Gaming Horizon Oct 22, 2005 7.7 out of 10 77
GamingExcellence Dec 07, 2005 7.3 out of 10 73
Game Over Online Nov 10, 2005 70 out of 100 70
PSX Extreme Dec 07, 2005 7 out of 10 70
DarkZero May 10, 2007 7 out of 10 70
Gaming Target Jan 16, 2006 6.8 out of 10 68 (UK) Mar 08, 2006 6 out of 10 60
Gaming Age Dec 23, 2005 D 25


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Big John WV (25477) added The Con (PSP) on Aug 18, 2008