Though the gameplay isn't anything new to those who have played previous Aki wrestling titles, this certainly doesn't mean the game isn't fun. Designed by the team behind Def Jam Vendetta, Galactic Wrestling: Featuring Ultimate Muscle features exciting head-to-head wrestling action for one to four players, with more than 45 characters —- each with unique moves. However, even by comparison, Galactic Wrestling almost feels just a bit too steadfastly rooted in its predecessor's gameplay design--especially when you consider that there isn't quite as much to do in this game as there was in the previous game. Archived from on October 31, 2005. Aside from the addition of a few more moves per character and a more merciful overall difficulty level, playing Galactic Wrestling is extremely familiar territory for those who played Ultimate Muscle on the GameCube.
Titled Ultimate Muscle: Legends vs. You can choose from more than 45 characters--each with unique moves--plus hidden wrestlers that you can unlock. Have one character win a match, then lose, then your next wrestler win then lose, until you win the last match with K. To do this, the duo's special move, Mask the End, has to be used on all masked opponents. Your wrestler has basic strike and grapple attacks, as well as the ability to jump around and perform dodge moves to get away in a pinch. Based off the Ultimate Muscle cartoon, Galactic Wrestling features more than 45 playable characters.
With their outrageous names, outlandish costumes and over-the-top antics, pro wrestlers are pretty cartoony. On its own merits, Galactic Wrestling is a solid grappler. Galactic Wrestling: Featuring Ultimate Muscle is an expansion of the game , which had been released in Japan on November 22, 2002 and in North America on June 5, 2003. New Generation is here in the form of Galactic Wrestling: Featuring Ultimate Muscle for the PlayStation 2. Pick-up and play; easy to get into, hard to beat!. The game's bizarre array of special moves is still really impressive though, even if quite a few of these moves are pure holdovers from the GameCube title.
However, the game's less-than-distinctive visual style and lack of a captivating single-player experience are definitely noticeable hindrances that summarily quantify Galactic Wrestling as a less impressive effort than last year's Ultimate Muscle title. Akira Kamiya returns as the voice of Kinnikuman. In Japan, gave it a score of one seven, one six, one seven, and one six, for a total of 26 out of 40. Galactic Wrestling: Featuring Ultimate Muscle definitely has its good qualities--more wrestlers, more multiplayer modes, and more unlockables certainly would seem to provide the makings of a good wrestling sequel. It got all dat with it's shine and luster, Break you back in tha Kinnikubuster! Contains more characters and Story Modes.
Go toe-to-toe against unusual opponents in modes such as Tag Team and Battle Royal. During the game's introduction, they'll spout off a few lines to one another, giving you a smidgen of background as to why they don't especially like one another, and that's pretty much it. Aside from the aforementioned interludes before a match, where rival characters jaw at one another, you never really hear from any of the wrestlers, save for their occasional gruntings during a match and their callings out of special move names as they perform them. The two-versus-two mode is more novel in that you can only choose two specific characters--the team of Neptuneman and Big Budo--and your goal is to take down the many masked wrestlers of the game and commandeer their masks in the process. Audio is perhaps Galactic Wrestling's least remarkable category, though it's basically on the same level as other aspects of the game. Features tag matches and additional characters.
Complete levels to unlock bonus characters and slam your way through seven different rings and six different game modes including Tag Team, 5 vs. In Japan, they took the next logical step years ago, creating a wildly popular cartoon series about wrestlers. Single is pretty self-explanatory in that you just pick a wrestler and go through as many continuous opponents as possible. This is certainly an interesting mode, especially since the rest of the game is so blatantly straightforward. The biggest addition to Galactic Wrestling over last year's title is an effectively doubled wrestler roster.
A little more than one year ago, Bandai teamed up for the first time with longtime wrestling game gurus, the Aki Corporation, to bring out a game based upon the popular Ultimate Muscle Saturday morning anime wrestling series. The game's included modes are a basic versus mode, a tournament mode, a team battle mode, and a survival mode. Pile on the mayhem, up to 4 players at a time! Nearly all of the game's move animations are recycled from previous Aki games, and while they're all still just fine, there aren't quite as many new moves as one might have hoped. The action so fast it real shocken;, Heil to my home boy, Junior Broken! You can perform submissions by grappling an opponent while he's laid out on the mat, and you can execute varying levels of special, signature moves for each wrestler by building up a meter near your wrestler's health meter. Comrade Turbinski and Vince McMadd Get 10 Wins in Survival Mode Gold Rouge Complete the Toy Collection mode, then complete the Mask Hunt mode Grandpa Collect 300 Figures, then get 10 Wins in Survival Mode Lomienman Collect 50 Figures Lord Flash Collect 200 Figures Neptuneman and Barracuda Win the Tournament Mode with Robin Mask Poseidon and Starface Beat the Tag Tournament mode with Neptuneman and Big Budo Prince Lou Ow and Buffalo Rampage Win the Tag Tournament Mode with King Muscle and Lomeinman Rouge Shogun Unlock Commander King Muscle and win the Tag Tournament Mode with Shivano and Sunshine Supreme Shivano and Ricardo Lord of Darkness Win the Tournament Mode with Kid Muscle Street Scrapper and Ricardo, Submission Artist Complete the Mask Hunt mode Sunshine Supreme Collect 100 Figures.
More than 40 characters are included in the game, ranging from such familiar faces as Kid Muscle, Terry Kenyon, King Muscle, Robin Mask, and Sunshine, to faces new to this year's game, such as Lord Muscle, Grandpa, Manitoban, Specialman, and Beetlebomb. Now, the effective follow-up to Legends vs. New Generation for the GameCube and have never played an Aki wrestling game in your life, the basic gameplay mechanics featured in Galactic Wrestling may take a bit of getting used to. The wrestlers certainly don't look bad because of this, and the outlandish designs of the characters themselves still provide the game with an almost singular visual aesthetic. Install Emulator On your Android Mobile Open Play! Catch it now on the Fox Box! While these issues don't kill the game or anything, they're certainly annoying. Galactic Wrestling: Featuring Ultimate Muscle puts you in the fast and exciting wrestling action of the Ultimate Muscle cartoon.