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Soul of the Samurai (PlayStation)

71
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100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.6
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5 point score based on user ratings.
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Description

Soul of the Samurai is an action-adventure game set in feudal Japan in which players control a samurai who must battle an evil shogun and his minions.

Gameplay is similar to that of Silent Hill or the Resident Evil series, though restricted to close-combat weapons such as swords over pistols and firearms.

Screenshots

Soul of the Samurai PlayStation The real baddies, like the ronin, sport their own special attacks.
Soul of the Samurai PlayStation Enter Kotaro...
Soul of the Samurai PlayStation Sensei's caught us!
Soul of the Samurai PlayStation Plenty of blood flying with every successful blow and kill.

Alternate Titles

  • "Ronin Blade" -- European Title

User Reviews

Overlooked and Overshadowed D P (124) 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars

The Press Says

GamePro (US) Nov 24, 2000 5 out of 5 100
Power Unlimited Nov, 1999 8 out of 10 80
IGN Sep 08, 1999 7.9 out of 10 79
Jeuxvideo.com Dec 14, 1999 14 out of 20 70
VicioJuegos.com Jan 15, 2009 68 out of 100 68
GameSpot Sep 16, 1999 5.4 out of 10 54
Pixel-Heroes.de Oct 03, 2008 5 out of 10 50
Digital Press - Classic Video Games Oct 11, 2005 4.5 out of 10 45

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Evilhead (1036) added Soul of the Samurai (PlayStation) on Dec 17, 2004