International Karate is an action martial arts game where you will travel through eight places that are located all over the world competing against opponents attempting to increase your belt colour. At the beginning of the game you will begin with a white belt.
The game is a one on one fighting game where you will be taking part in the Kumite tournament, but this game differs in how you will defeat your opponent. Instead of running down their health you will be attempting to get a higher score which is earned by the various hits you will be able to use.
When you or your opponents make a hit you will go back to your starting point to do it over again. The points will depend on how you hit your opponent; you can score a half point or a full point. To win the match you will only need to earn two points in total. This does make it that rounds can go by very quickly.
When you are playing in single player mode your opponents will vary in difficulty levels. They range from novice white belts all the way to master black belts. If you are able to keep winning matches then you will continue on in competitions. Throughout the game you will participate in bonus mini games between the fights that will have
you focus on your rhythm and timing. These games will assist you with many aspects that will assist you further along in the game.
The game has phenomenal graphical detail. There are eight various levels that you will participate that are based on world locations. Some of these places consist of Sydney, Egypt and New York. Each place has been done with amazing detail that you are able to depict which place it is easily. The animation of the characters is very smooth and consistent. The graphics have a great addition to the game’s overall appeal.
International Karate has many difficulty levels that allow this game to be played by new and old gamers. This allowed the game to become more popular and a well-enjoyed game by all ages. The game increase in difficult allows you not to get bored of the game play and overall get completely addicted to the superb game play.
Overall, International Karate is a great game with a lot of appealing aspects. You’ll compete in eight various places competing against numerous characters with a wide range of difficulty levels. The game is completely addicting and phenomenal for all ages. If you have enjoyed one on one martial arts games in the past that have very basic controls then you will want to attempt this game. Soon you will be just as addicted as everyone else.