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If you played 2002's Rygar: The Legendary Adventure for the PlayStation 2, then you've already played Rygar: The Battle of Argus. "If I defeat you, you must listen to me say the word 'Diskarmor' many more times! Muahahahahaha."The Legendary Adventure wasn't a particularly good game. But I do remember playing and enjoying it. Back in 2002. I assumed that Tecmo had re-imagined the game somehow; that they'd reworked it, from the ground up, and were giving us an all-new Rygar. I was wrong. Instead, what I found here were the same bad camera angles. What I found were the same exact enemies in the same exact places. What I found was the same mediocre game that I played seven years ago. Tecmo didn't even bother to Wii-ify the game's controls. Instead, the A button is your light attack; the B button is your heavy attack. There's no waggle -- none whatsoever -- in the main story mode. (The game's Gladiator mode, inexplicably, does allow you to mimic your Diskarmor attacks. Swing the Remote in a...
What's Hot: There's nothing to say here. Nothing. If you're one of the 12 people who are Rygar fans, this game will break your heart.
What's Not: Port of an ancient PS2 game; No waggle in game's story mode; Weird/lame bosses.