Dungeon Fighter Online transports players into the mystical realm of Arad where dangerous dungeons abound. Gamers battle monsters as an individual explorer or team up to journey through exclusive multiplayer dungeons. Like other Nexon titles, the game's controls are easy to learn and can be tailored to personal preferences. Players can choose from five distinct character classes Fighter, Gunner, Mage, Priest and Swordsman each featuring a unique set of abilities and powerful attack combinations. Each class further specializes into four sub-classes, which opens up further skills and customization. Dungeon Fighter Online also allows players to challenge each other in a player-versus-player arena where players can sharpen the ability to customize their fighter for endless matchups with other warriors. Whether designing the appearance of a character or engineering how it attacks, Dungeon Fighter Online players can also further personalize their characters, by selecting a wide variety of armor, clothing, pets, skills and weapons available through an in-game items shop.
Arcade beat-‘em-ups have been in serious decline over the years, with the freshest content being old titles repackaged as console downloads. Dungeon Fighter Online revives the old-school formula and makes it shine. DFO tasks the player with cleansing the land of Arad of otherworldly beasts and monsters. There are five classes to choose from; Fighter, Mage, Slayer, Priest and Gunner, and the U.S. release adds the female Gunner. Each class also has four subclasses (Priest has three), ensuring diversity among the high-level players. When starting out, every class has a backstory presented as a manga-style cutscene, and although it’s nice to see the origins of each character, all you really want to do is get in there and start busting baddies. The button-mashing action truly steals the... Read Review