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GhostSlayer (WiiWare)

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Brace yourself for the onslaught of blood-thirsty Spirits.

Embark on a thrilling ghost fighting experience. Play as a Ghost Slayer and battle evil spirits that plagued the mortal world. Eliminate all hostiles in your path and defeat the Ghost Queen in the final stage in order to save the world.

Experience a new level of realistic sword-fighting gameplay by using the Wii MotionPlus™. This game can be played with or without Wii MotionPlus™.

Game Review

Review

USA USA Version

Posted by Jon Wahlgren

When there's no more water in the well, the dead will walk the Earth

You know what they say: if you can’t beat ‘em, take what they did and put a fresh coat of paint on it. In this case it’s Gevo Entertainment taking on Wii Sports Resort’s sword-fighting modes with a mythical Chinese folklore twist. This is by no...

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User Comments (9)

KeeperBvK

#1

KeeperBvK said:

OMG, this looks like it could potentially be really, really good. Here's hoping it's not gonna be on rails...

Ian_Daemon

#3

Ian_Daemon said:

Does the enemy react to how they're attacked? (i.e. can you cut an arm off in a fight or is every attack a body blow? If every attack is the same, this seems like a waste of the MotionPlus' fidelity.)

@ninjamariopimp: Love the Z&W avatar!

ODOGG618

#4

ODOGG618 said:

Looks pretty good especially for 6 bucks. Wii Ware is actually keeping my faith alive lately. Funny thing is, I bet this game turns out better than the original red steel which we all paid $50 for!

3230ru

#5

3230ru said:

I wonder is it hat the guy wearing or his hairstyle...
or maybe just a hat made of hair.

rjejr

#6

rjejr said:

I'm cynical as I just don't see how a $6 WiiMotionPlus game can turn out to be good. 8-(
That said, I checked my Wii Records today and #5 in hours played at 64 is the $10 Swords & Soldiers so maybe lightning will strike twice? (1 thru 4 were the usual SSBB, Mario Kart, Galaxy, and Zelda:TP)

fxtek76

#7

fxtek76 said:

oh my goodness someone buy this so i can see if i need to look for my motion plus . at least then i will have it handy when red steel 2 comes out.

AdamLikesYou

#8

AdamLikesYou said:

Looks cool but I know better than to get my hopes up so I'm not expecting it to be as good as it looks. On rail would be abysmal.

Siward

#9

Siward said:

I made the mistake of buying it without motion plus. I got to level 4, but we'll see. I don't know if this encourages me to get motion plus or not. It seems to me to be a student project or an afterthought of a game design. I would give the game the same score as the level I got to instead of a 6, but maybe I'm just feeling a bit burned.

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