If you do not know the first Warriors game was just plain one-vs-one fighting game like Mortal Kombat or Tekken, it had great reviews, 16 playable characters, and a hardy combat system. The change came with Dynasty Warriors 2 when was created the Musou genre with a basic combat system. Players would choose a general and then head off into the battle. The game is based on the novel Romance of the Three Kingdoms, and all the characters were taken from history or from the novel.
If you want to find out what are the best dynasty warriors’ game, continue reading this article.
Dynasty Warriors: Gundam
This is the first spin-off of Gundam from 2007 base on the Universal Century timeline from the legendary franchise. You have two modes, official and original, from the Universal Century you have six characters and later you got a unique storyline with Mobile Fighter G Gundam, Mobile Suit Gundam Wing, and Turn a Gundam. The characters have more mobility and some of them can even fly, and the whole battles are inspired by famous anime.
Dynasty Warriors Advance
In this Dynasty Warriors game, there are small battlefields with mini battles and a color scheme which will tell you the dominant side. There are only 13 playable characters, and a weapon system is hardy one with over 100 options. Every character can use three weapons in total, and there a power-up system in place.
Dynasty Warriors 3: Xtreme Legends
Xtreme Legends are boost version of the strong original game, including also a Dynasty Warriors 3. In the third part of the Dynasty Warriors, you have a bodyguard system and the whole new challenging experience. The scenarios are re-created from the Nanman Campaign.
Dynasty Warriors 5
Before Dynasty Warriors 8, this was the most popular Dynasty Warriors of all time. The combat is pretty much the same with just slight adjustments, which made the whole experience even better. Every character has their own finishing move, and on the battlefield, you have bases which can be an attack, defense, or supply center.
Dynasty Warriors 8: Xtreme Legends Complete Edition
There are 83 playable characters, which is amazing, and every character has his own role in the campaign. The creator of the game made four faction-based story-lines. There is also a storyline for Lu Bu and his army, and there are more missions than in other versions of this game. There are a rock, paper, scissors weakness system, and Ambition mode is introduced.
Dynasty Warriors: Gundam Reborn
Like in Gundam, also in Gundam Reborn there are two main models Official and Ultimate mode, more than 100 Suits and Mobile Armors. The Burst System is added and space battles are restored, and you have a more realistic design. This is the best version of both worlds.
Dynasty Warriors 4
Dynasty Warriors 4 is the best version of all time, where enemy generals can challenge the player to a duel. If the challenge is accepted, both players are teleported to an isolated battlefield to fight. The characters can make an aura around themselves and the storyline is based around kingdoms. Only in this version of Dynasty Warriors, the weapons can be leveled up.