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Update: Fans of PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale will be excited that there is now more evidence bolstering a previous rumor regarding some of the game's combatants.
NeoGAF has spotted what may have been official images from the game's homepage featuring Sackboy and Raiden that have since been taken down.
Original Story: A series of images has appeared on Reddit showcasing characters and stages from Loco Roco, Heavenly Sword, BioShock Infinite, and others that could appear in PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale.
There isn't a whole of evidence to substantiate the legitimacy of these images, especially the characters, but the stages certainly seem believable. You can see all the images below, and it looks like stages from Loco Roco, Infamous, Ape Escape, BioShock Infinte, Resistance, Killzone, and Twisted Metal may all be appearing in the game. A stage from LittleBigPlanet that has already been confirmed also appeared in the images.
As far as the characters go, there is an image showing 12 characters. Six of the featured characters, Heihachi, Toro, Jak, and Cole, have been shown before. The others are all new. The image is obscured slightly with the word "leak" repeated all over it, but it looks like Raiden from Metal Gear Solid, Dante from the upcoming Devil May Cry from Ninja Theory, Ratchet, Sack Boy, Spike from Ape Escape, Sir Daniel Fortesque from MediEvil, Nariko from Heavenly Sword, and either the evil version of Cole or Nathan Hale from Resistance as commenters discussing the leak online have theorized, may be appearing in the game.
Again, there is no evidence to prove that any of these assets are actually from PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale, other than the stages look like they could be from the game, and the characters all seem like ones that could conceivably appear in Battle Royale. If these characters and stages do turn out to be genuinely from the game, Nariko from Heavenly Sword is my favorite new character. I really adore Heavenly Sword and have always been disappointed that it seemed to fall into obscurity after it released. I would love to see it receive some recognition by appearing in All-Stars.
[via Reddit and IGN]
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cool favorite tekken and toro
funny doll fight littlebigplanet
Raiden looks awesome, sackboy will win all the time though, with the power of imagination and such.
sack boy vs Toro XD fight like PlayStation All-Star Characters
kratos... end of discussion
Sack boy makes me smile... Little big planet is the bomb!!!
Still no Crash & Spyro? It ain't All Stars without THE All Stars..Gex would be a nice addition as well.
Raiden? Eh, I guess that's ok. Snake would be better but who knows how that would work out since he was in SSB.
Images look photoshopped. And while I like the Sackboy addition, I honestly don't think Raiden is a good fit. If this is legitimate anyway...
cant wait go sackboy
Still look like a low character, item, and ability count to me, especially for a 4 player fighter. Custom Fighters would set the bar. and Custom weapons and tradable items Custom levels.. Community page... Online Room and game start from Home and 4 player Story-Based Adventure levels. Don't just give us a bunch of fighters to duke it out with and call it a game.... then charge for additional characters. Give us a better reason to buy into another 2 dimensional fighter that expect to cash in on NOSTALGIA alone.
soo a sackboy is a inocent looking doll am i right and raiden is a mean green typo blue killing machine while sackboy might get fryed to death by kratos plus what weapon would you get a grapple hook and thensay get your butt over here or get a creatinater that shoots out cakes or maybee even a bounce pad and be able too smash it right on someones face