In which our protagonist is a cute girl with mystical powers who blows up other mystical girls, and it mostly works but has one major flaw.
This is a ninja game to be played with friends.
Sometimes art is simply about knowing what you like and don't like, and this was not the art for me.
In space, no one can hear you grow bored pretty quickly.
Street-fighter meets R-type.
While cute and unique, Koihime Enbu is less a fighting game, more a visual novel, and kind of middling in each category.
The caveats are far outweighed by amazing design and performance.
One fantastic innovation doesn't make up for a bland game.
This 2000 fighter still has more skill and personality than many games released today.
1999, a time that heralded a new millennia, also brought us one of the greatest fighting games to date.