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Watch the Orgasmic Another Century Episode: R Preview Video

Perhaps the greatest thing you will witness today.

  
   
Now usually I get angry when a video game trailer does not feature gameplay, but I can freely admit that I am in love with this fine piece of mecha art. This right here is the preview trailer for the Playstation 3 game Another Century’s Episode: R. Basically the gameplay is like either Zone of Enders or Armored Core, or similar third person robot fighting games. But what makes ACE special is that it takes its robots from different anime. New to this game are series like Code Geass and Macross F, you can see a full list of anime appearing in this game here.

This trailer is beautiful, it even portrays the scale correctly, with Aquarion being a giant. I hate to break it to you, but this game a snowball’s chance in hell being released in the west; but the good news is that you can import it because Playstation 3 is region free!
MoonStormon April 23, 2010 at 12:48 p.m.
Dam that was awesome.
Sigueon April 23, 2010 at 1:03 p.m.
I shed tears of joy... That was so beautiful...
crusader8463on April 23, 2010 at 1:06 p.m.
Japanese 3D has always been funny to me. They can hands down make some of the best 3D in-organic models I have ever seen, but as soon as they try to model anything organic it just looks horrifying about ninety nine percent of the time.
jlanzeron April 23, 2010 at 2:24 p.m.
something just happened in my pants that i've never felt before
darkcyderon April 23, 2010 at 3:57 p.m.
I came.
Count_Zeroon April 23, 2010 at 4:50 p.m.
@crusader8463 said:
" Japanese 3D has always been funny to me. They can hands down make some of the best 3D in-organic models I have ever seen, but as soon as they try to model anything organic it just looks horrifying about ninety nine percent of the time. "
I kind of agree. When they do CG 3D "anime style" characters in stuff like Star Ocean 3 & 4, it looks terrible. The CG in stuff like Persona 3 & 4 looks a little bit better (and the CG in Final Fantasy is gorgeous). However, most of the stuff we get in game isn't great. However, I'm not sure what the best middle ground is - as I don't necessarily like the slide-show effect of games like Cross Edge either.
Karkarovon April 23, 2010 at 5:10 p.m.
Putting FMP mechs in there is sort of mean.  They can't even fly ;p.  However is Souske himself shows up I am sure it will pan out ok anyway especially if he has his bear suit.
Kuma_From_Argentinaon April 23, 2010 at 5:10 p.m.
I' ve got ACE 2 and I obliberated any enemy with the God Finger.... 
God Gundam is ridiculuos strong and in ACE 3 Shin Getter Robo is a machine of mass destruction...
XChileon April 23, 2010 at 6:46 p.m.
Hmmmm.. I like I might get a PS3 ..just for this......If it plays like anything like ZOE .......SOLD
transgojoboton April 28, 2010 at 5:25 p.m.
This will be "gameplay footage", in another fifteen or so years, if not sooner.
cfatalison April 29, 2010 at 12:08 a.m.
@Karkarov said:
" Putting FMP mechs in there is sort of mean.  They can't even fly ;p.  However is Souske himself shows up I am sure it will pan out ok anyway especially if he has his bear suit. "
well ACE 3 put Rx-78 which somehow serve as somekind death sniper , Belial from the FMP novel (which is the first one to come out) can fly, 
 
@XChile said:
" Hmmmm.. I like I might get a PS3 ..just for this......If it plays like anything like ZOE .......SOLD "

it does play like ZOE, i finished both again to make sure 
@Kuma_From_Argentina said:
" I' ve got ACE 2 and I obliberated any enemy with the God Finger.... God Gundam is ridiculuos strong and in ACE 3 Shin Getter Robo is a machine of mass destruction... "

meh Shin Getter, ACE3 shin getter is weak, god gundam can be beaten with RX-78 or Turn X

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