Tokobot

Most of the time, when you see a platforming game in release, you see a lone warrior going at it, occasionally calling on a friend to help take out the garbage. However, in that very rare example of brilliance, you'll see a gaggle of characters take part in the journey, and rely on each other to move ahead in a level. This was certainly the case with Shigeru Miyamoto's Pikmin games for the GameCube, which relied on a cute little astronaut calling upon strange multi-colored alien beings to do his bidding and help him get ahead on missions. Now we see a game with a familiar tone, but a completely different storyline, with Tokobot, Tecmo's first offering for the PSP. And, man, is it fun.

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