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

Extreme Gamer Nov 09, 2005 7.5 out of 10 75
GameZone Oct 17, 2005 7.5 out of 10 75
Game Over Online Nov 10, 2005 70 out of 100 70
PSX Extreme Dec 07, 2005 7 out of 10 70
Lawrence Oct 25, 2005 69 out of 100 69
Game Chronicles Nov 03, 2005 6.4 out of 10 64 May 18, 2007 6 out of 10 60
1UP Nov 07, 2005 C 50
Pocket Gamer UK Mar 30, 2007 5 out of 10 50
The Next Level Dec 05, 2005 1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars 30


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Big John WV (25475) added The Con (PSP) on Aug 18, 2008