The video game that tried to copy Shingeki no Kyojin and ended in failure


Apparently the developers of this video game took many ideas from Shingeki no Kyojin and yet they did not achieve the expected success. Details!

An ogre
© Playstation EuropeAn ogre

Shingeki no Kyojin conquered the anime world with a brutal plot and apocalyptic world where monstrous giants are determined to feed on humans and only a few warriors can stop them using complex combat techniques. These brave men leap to glory every time they face a Titan and are responsible for the survival of the species. The developers of one game found inspiration in this TV story that is now coming to an end.

Iron Galaxy Studios he was not afraid to use a game mechanic that caught the attention of the fandom due to its similarity to the anime series Shingeki no Kyojin. In Extinction, gigantic ogres are responsible for terrorizing humans scattered throughout a huge map where a brave warrior with his sharp sword must deliver justice to these horrible creatures.

Shingeki no Kyojin was plagiarized by a video game

“I am ready to die for my people because humanity must survive”says the hero of this electronic adventure in the trailer of the video game that received so much criticism for its boring mechanics and the resemblance to the hit anime series Shingeki no Kyojin. Some users highlight in the trailer comments that they recognize the similarities to the animated TV show and prefer to play a game of the impeccable series of games. God of War, starring Kratos.

Characteristics of Extinction that make it a negative experience for the player: enemies that can be eliminated with the same combo, a crazy camera control, giant orcs that are full of bugs and few alternatives when developing the attacks. In short, a Hit and Miss from Iron Galaxy Studios It could well have been a different story. Why do we say it?

If you are interested in hunting giants in the virtual world, the best option is a title that is already a few years old but has aged very well: Shadow of the Colossus. A cryptic story where we follow a hero on horseback and with his sword that crosses an unknown land in search of gigantic colossi that he must eliminate with complex mechanics, successful plans and the best gameplay available. Playstation it can offer. There is also the saga of official games of Shingeki no Kyojin!