Deadliest Warrior: Legends doesn't do anything to reinvent the fighting game genre, but it certainly does give it an interesting twist.
It's impressive that so much has been packed into such a cheap downloadable game, but I would have liked more attention to the core gameplay, and less attention paid to the glamour of gore.
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Deadliest Warrior's violent contests are mainly good only for amusement, as the shallow play mechanics and repetitive battles offer more laughs than longevity.
Deadliest Warrior: Legends may make you laugh for a little while, but its sloppy fighting is dead on arrival.
A silly premise with some very clever ideas, but unfortunately none of them are implemented well enough to help this one-on-one fighter make history.