Dynasty Warriors 5 (Xbox)

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Description

The series returns for yet another iteration removing majority of the features included in Empires and Xtreme Legends. The setting is again ancient China. This time there are 48 different characters to choose from in Musou mode. The majority of the 48 characters have to be unlocked and only 6 new characters have been added to the series. Each character has his or her own storyline.

There are more enemies to square up against on screen then any previous game in the series. The game uses the same graphics engine as the previous game. Changed for this edition are the bodyguards: they now do a better job of protecting the player character against the enemies. The stronghold system from Dynasty Warriors 4: Empires has been carried over, enabling players to take over an enemy base by killing its leader.

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Alternate Titles

  • "真三國無雙4" -- Taiwanese spelling
  • "真三国無双4" -- Japanese spelling
  • "真三国无双4" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Zhen Sanguo Wushuang 4" -- Chinese title
  • "Shin Sangoku Musou 4" -- Japanese title

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Critic Reviews

IGN Sep 21, 2005 7.7 out of 10 77
GameZone Sep 20, 2005 7.2 out of 10 72
Jeuxvideo.com Sep 20, 2005 14 out of 20 70
DarkZero Nov 29, 2005 7 out of 10 70
4Players.de Oct 25, 2005 67 out of 100 67
Console Obsession May 31, 2010 6 out of 10 60
GameCell UK 2005 6 out of 10 60
Cheat Code Central 2005 2.5 out of 5 50
Eurogamer.net (UK) Oct 09, 2005 5 out of 10 50
GameSpy Sep 28, 2005 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40

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Music

The music played during most of the gameplay with vary. First, each level carries it's own music, but also different tunes will play depending on if the player's side of the conflict is winning or losing (judged by the overall morale of the army).

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FKI! (1) added Dynasty Warriors 5 (Xbox) on Mar 14, 2006
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