Tron Knotts blog header photo
Tron Knotts's c-blog
Fronts 1Posts 0Blogs 132Following 0Followers 55



Oni Canbra R. Chick decaping Zombie Army = Matrue and Hardcore. UPDATE- Vid of the 360 version's intro embedded for the uninitiated.UPDATE 2! Crotch Shot and video Buster showed me.

The Wii is catching a lot of flack from game developers lately for not being hardcore enough. This of course begs the question, what is a "hardcore" game? Does it have to do with polygon counts? Or is it more related to depth, both in terms of game play and game world design? Or does it just have to do with being being "not for kids and old ladies".

Well, this game sure aint for kids, but I'm not sure if I'd call it "mature". I'm sure it will be rated "M", but I actually think that maturity would be a detriment to appreciating what this game has to offer. It does actually get much more adolescent than this.

Behold...Oni Canbra R

This series started out on the 360. Doesn't the Wii get a little trickle down "hardcore-ness" on that basis alone? But more importantly, Oni Canbra R seems to take all the things that angry/lonely/nerdy teenage boys are uncontrollably attracted to, chews them all up, and spits it out in a form that is both totally revolting and compelling at the same time.

And this video. Remind me to always check gametrailers for videos before I post anything ever again.


Login to vote this up!



Please login (or) make a quick account (free)
to view and post comments.

 Login with Twitter

 Login with Dtoid

Three day old threads are only visible to verified humans - this helps our small community management team stay on top of spam

Sorry for the extra step!


About Tron Knottsone of us since 6:19 PM on 04.02.2007

I'm an ex-reality show cast memeber, now social worker in a mental hospital, old enough to be your older brother, and in love with the video game.
Mii code:5172 0317 4298 8270


Around the Community