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“The Legend of Korra” Video Game

Bending the elements never could be easier, and a little bit of a letdown
Dulani Wilson 22nd October, 2014 Gaming
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korraIt was a few months ago we got this little preview of gameplay of Platinum Games’ The Legend of Korra at San Diego Comic Con:
 

 
The Legend of Korra game reviews however have been both praised and panned. The cel-shaded graphics are either true to the spirit of the animation or it looks like a hot game by PlayStation 2 standards. But in the end, it really comes down to narrative. The animation of the elements in gameplay, earth and wind bending and all that jazz are quite cool, but character movements are rigid in some places. More ‘complex moves and combos’ can pretty much be accomplished with some good old-school button-bashing. So all that impressive element-bending amounts to pressing two buttons.

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