This week's Critical Reception takes a look at Namco Bandai's Tekken: Dark Resurrection
for the PSP, the first PSP title for the Tekken
This arcade port of the latest Tekken
update sits quite well with video game reviewers scoring an 89% average
according to GameRankings.com.
Yahoo! Games' Russ Fischer summarizes and concludes:
on the PSP features simply fantastic graphics, excellent play in a variety of modes, and suffers only minor setbacks from cramped controls. The verdict? A win!"
In elaborating on his qualms with the game's controls, he says, "The controls do suffer slightly from the PSP hardware. The size and positioning of the d-pad makes it less than ideal for inputting combos, especially when the time comes to nail a diagonal or perfect quarter-circle sweep. That aside, the performance and response are excellent."
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