Suikoden IV plays like a game that's generations out of date.
As far as fast entertaining sports games go, this is up there with the best of them. Had online play been included this would have been a no-brainer
It's not going to appeal to beat em up fans that live for combos, but for everyone else it's a solid and enjoyable fighting game, which should provide you with hours of fun
With a bit more time spent on it we could have been hailing Mercenaries as the second coming, but it falls short. Even so, it cannot be stressed enough - the game is fun.
Offline players may be best advised to steer clear, unless they don't mind paying £40 for a prettier version of something they already own. Online, however, the game really comes alive.
Despite what you might think, barely clothed women and lowest common denominator humour don't a good thing make. At least Hypnotix remembered the rest of the recipe