Sengoku Basara, The Licensed Theme Park Attraction

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Capcom's Sengoku Basara is popular in Japan. So popular that it has its own theme park attraction at the base of Mount Fuji. How many games can say that?

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Spawning a series of successful sequels, a stage play and an anime, Sengoku Basara has captured the imagination of many young female gamers. To mark the franchise's fifth anniversary, Fuji-Q Highland theme park is opening a Sengoku Basara attraction.

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Visitors are dealt a card of one of the Sengoku heroes. Visitors then go through the attraction and search for various slots to insert the card.

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Doing so, enabled players to get "armor" or "weapons" printed on the cards.

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Some of the slots, however, do not provide anything.

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There is a time limit to make everything that much more exciting!

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After sticking the card into slots and collecting enough armor, players then make their way to the next floor and fight Nobunaga.

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And this lady defeated Oda Nobunaga, one of Japanese history's most famous lords and a character in the Basara series. With a plastic sword.

富 士急ハイランドの新アトラクション「合戦 戦国BASARA」をやってみた [GAME Watch]

DISCUSSION

timotei360
timotei360

if we can put our guns on while riding horse-cycles I'm all in.