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meh,it doesn't look enough

meh,it doesn't look enough like a regular arcade game to me. The day they come out with a Pac-Man or Street Fighter II I'll be all over it.

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Posted by kidnicky on 1 October, 2011 - 22:11
I know we have tons and tons

I know we have tons and tons of video games where fighting is the thing that happens, but a video game machine doing the fighting? Ordinarily that might sound cool, like something out of Transformers, but-- no, no. Uh-uh. I refuse. You might be able to drag this particular horse to water, but I refuse to drink this putrefied infected purple sludge.

This is NOT a Super Sentai toy even though it says it is on the box. There have been some unusual transformable helper mecha in the past- paper lantern, robot ninja-in-training, race car tire- but this one takes the cake as the one that has had the least amount of support from the fan base. And I count myself among them in that opinion. It's a POS devoid of spirit because he's so dammed annoying both as a character and as a toy, and two of his modes are dependent on a series-wide gimmick (Headers) which rendered the line neutered and highly detestable. The only good part of the line- collectible cards that are read by the toys as well as real arcade machines- was completely overshadowed wasted here. (Just typing the name "Hyper Gosei Great" makes me sick to my stomach...)

This is a shelf-warmer in the strongest sense. I shouldn't really have any say in the matter because I am obviously outside the target demographic, but do NOT get this thing. I was given the opportunity to review it, and I told Josh I wouldn't touch it because I was so fed up with the whole debacle and would have been largely biased in my examination.

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Posted by EVA_Unit_4A on 2 October, 2011 - 11:09
Kind of neat as an arcade and

Kind of neat as an arcade and regular Datas. Not a fan of the Hyper mode though.

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Posted by SentaiSeiya on 8 October, 2011 - 22:16
EVA_UNIT you really hate this thing!

I love your passion! That is why i love this site. Not only can we love toys, we can express our extreme hatred for some as well. I am with you all the way EVA. This thing looks bad, like no play value at all, just lame.

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Posted by Ligerbomb72 on 9 October, 2011 - 07:01
Hyper looks like a pre-Zyu

Hyper looks like a pre-Zyu toy.

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Posted by ZeldaTheSwordsman on 12 October, 2012 - 17:25
 
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