Romance of the Three Kingdoms VIII

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Romance of the Three Kingdoms VIII
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Developer(s) Koei
Publisher(s) Koei
Designer(s) Koei
Series Romance of the Three Kingdoms
Platform(s) Windows 95, Mac OS, PSP, PlayStation 2
Release date(s) PC
  • JP 29 June 2001
Mac
  • JP 22 February 2002
PlayStation Portable
  • JP 29 March 2007
PlayStation 2
  • NA 13 August 2003
  • EU 26 March 2004
  • JP 24 January 2002
Genre(s) Turn-based strategy
Mode(s) Single Player, multi-player (max 8)
Distribution 1 CD (PC, Mac OS, PlayStation 2), 2 CD (PC with PUK), 1 DVD (PC with PUK), 1 UMD (PSP)

Romance of the Three Kingdoms VIII (三國志VIII) is the eighth installment in Koei's Romance of the Three Kingdoms series.

Power up kit[edit]

Power up kit includes following features:

  • Marriage between generals, which can create offsprings for married parties.
  • New tactical scenario campaign mode. This mode consists of battles and event surrounding Cao Cao, Lu Xun, or Zhuge Liang. The stories change depending on how to win a given scenario.
  • 3 new scenarios added after the death of Zhuge Liang. In addition, there are 60 more generals.
  • Editor can change data of general and city.
  • Logs for players activities.
  • Improved AI.

Power up kit features are not incorporated into PlayStation 2 version of the game.

Reception[edit]

On release, Famitsu magazine scored the PlayStation 2 version of the game a 32 out of 40.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ プレイステーション2 - 三國志VIII. Weekly Famitsu. No.915 Pt.2. Pg.71. 30 June 2006.

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