A couple of years ago we heard that Microids had picked up the rights to a video game version of UFO Robo Grendizer. Finally that game arrives for public consumption in the form of UFO ROBOT GRENDIZER – The Feast of the Wolves.
Available right now on Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5 and PC is UFO ROBOT GRENDIZER – The Feast of the Wolves. A Nintendo Switch version is set for release at some point in 2024. Whilst both Xbox One and PlayStation 4 editions are due ‘soon’. We’ll get this updated when you can play on Xbox One.
Ripped straight from the manga
We can’t for one minute pretend we know too much about the source material here, but those immersed in the Japanese TV series and manga should be well at home with what is on offer in UFO ROBOT GRENDIZER – The Feast of the Wolves.
Priced from £41.74 from the Xbox Store (expect similar on PlayStation and PC), UFO ROBOT GRENDIZER – The Feast of the Wolves promises to take you on an unforgettable adventure; one that features the giant robot, Grendizer.
Playing out as an action platformer and created by the Endroad team, UFO ROBOT GRENDIZER – The Feast of the Wolves will have you taking on the role of Daisuke and he and his robot friend get involved in a host of epic battles. It promises to do so in a variety of ways too, harnessing some vertical shoot ’em up action, third person combat and more.
UFO ROBOT GRENDIZER – The Feast of the Wolves will follow the first story arc of the anime series, giving players the chance to revisit the most iconic moments of this epic adventure. Fans of the show will be thrilled to hear that the game will feature the memorable musical themes from the anime, re-orchestrated for an even more immersive experience. These musical themes have been a crucial part of the anime’s success and players will now be able to enjoy them in an interactive way.
As you’d expect, the features of this one are fairly rich. In fact, all of the following will be present as soon as you drop into The Feast of the Wolves…
- For the very first time, play as Grendizer and Umon Daisuke in this action/adventure game, which is all about the metal colossus.
- Execute and improve the famous must-have attacks of the giant robot
- Find all the characters, iconic places, and enemies of the TV series.
- A new gaming experience is offered to you in multiple game phases: Action/Brawler, 3rd person Shoot, Shoot Them Up and Exploration
- The iconic music of the series has been remastered, and you will able to enjoy it throughout the game
UFO ROBOT GRENDIZER – The Feast of the Wolves is on the Xbox Store as we speak. The Standard Edition is priced at £41.74. There’s also a Deluxe Edition for £49.99. This adds in a ‘Royal Outfit’ as well as a new bonus mission in the form of The Prince from Another World.
If you prefer to add that content at a later date, the UFO ROBOT GRENDIZER – The Feast of the Wolves Deluxe Edition Upgrade can be gathered up for an additional £12.49.
Just remember, UFO ROBOT GRENDIZER – The Feast of the Wolves is only currently available on Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5 and PC. Xbox One, PS4 and Nintendo Switch versions are promised.
We’ll look to run a review of UFO ROBOT GRENDIZER – The Feast of the Wolves on Xbox soon. Keep an eye out for it but before then, drop down into the comments and let us know your thoughts.
UFO ROBOT GRENDIZER – The Feast of the Wolves on Xbox Game Description
Get ready to experience an unforgettable adventure with Grendizer, the famous giant robot. This action/adventure game adapted from the cult animated series will immerse you in the heart of the universe of its creator, Go Nagai, and will give you the chance to pilot the most powerful of robots and fight the forces of evil.
After Planet Fleed is destroyed by the Empire of Vega , Prince Daisuke takes refuge on our planet. Taken in and adopted by Genzo Umon, he lives at the Shirakaba Farm. While Vega’s invasion of Earth is imminent, Daisuke will defend the planet Earth with the help of Grendizer, the titanic robot hidden deep inside Genzo Umon’s observatory. With the help of Koji Kabuto, the prince of Planet Fleed will constantly repel Vegans’ attacks and fight his terrible robots, the Monstronefs, which were sent to destroy him.
Play as Daisuke and his colossal robot while fighting in epic battles with multiple gameplays: Piloting the Spazer (flying module where Grendizer is housed), vertical shoot-them-up in the Koji Kabuto’s TFO, and 3rd person action/combat by controlling Grendizer. Use his iconic and devastating attacks to destroy the terrifying Monstronefs and save the earth.