OMG, OMG!!! One the best anime movies ever, at least I like it quite a bit is Fist of the North Star and it’s a game coming November 2nd!!! I can’t wait!! Check out the info, screenshots and a long video as well .
Tecmo Koei America is pleased to announce the release date for Fist of the North Star: Ken’s Rage, the new action-packed title based on the popular manga series Fist of the North Star. Currently set for release on November 2nd, 2010 for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 platforms, players will soon unleash a whirlwind of martial arts fury torn from the pages of the seminal manga tale.
In Fist of the North Star: Ken’s Rage, players assume the role of Ken, a man with seven scars on his chest and the chosen successor of the legendary assassin’s art known as Hokuto Shinken. Sworn to protect the weak and innocent from malicious gangs roaming the post-apocalyptic planet, players use Ken’s trademark moves to decimate enemies on his quest to find his long-lost love.
Tearing through the scorched landscape, manga and action fans will pummel their way through dozens of enemies at once and crush obstacles in their path, using them against their foes. They will execute blistering finish attacks in faithfully recreated environments ripped straight from the comic legend. But Ken doesn’t need to fight alone – he’s joined by an unforgettable cast of playable characters from the Fist of the North Star universe, including Mamiya and Rei, among others.
TITLE: Fist of the North Star™: Ken’s Rage
PUBLISHER: Tecmo Koei America
DEVELOPER: KOEI Co., Ltd
PLATFORM: Xbox 360©, PlayStation©3
ESRB: “M” for Mature
RELEASE: November 2nd, 2010
Adapted from the famed anime / manga series, Fist of the North Star: Ken’s Rage brings merciless action and over the top, head exploding combat to the hands of gamers. Players learn to master the moves of Ken, the chosen successor of the legendary assassin’s art Hokuto Shinken (????, The Divine Fist of the North Star), sworn to protect the weak and innocent from malicious gangs roaming a scorched planet. Put your martial arts skills to the test against masses of bloodthirsty enemies in this no-holds-barred action brawler ripped from the pages of the popular manga classic where the only hope in a post-apocalyptic wasteland is one man’s fists.
· Players smash and pummel their enemies into different objects and buildings as well as grab objects to maim and obliterate groups of malicious gangs in huge interactive environments.
· Face dozens of enemies at once – String combos and attacks to perform unstoppable killing moves. Power up and unleash furious Hokuto Shinken special attacks to crush everything in your path, from enemies to obstacles.
· Execute blistering finishing attacks that can wipe out entire gangs in one blow, or cause single enemies to explode in a shower of gore with dozens of unlockable moves and signature attacks.
· Taken straight from the FIST OF THE NORTH STAR universe, players will unlock unforgettable characters such as Mamiya and Rei, amongst others.
· Every scene, character and environment has been faithfully recreated based on the iconic visual style of the original comic series.
· Stories faithfully reproduced from the source material and every character boasts an original story and ending specially crafted, giving longtime fans something truly unique.
Here’s a video, press the HD button, encoding came out odd…
and then a bunch of screen shots: