By Benny Carrillo / November 17th, 2017
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NSFW Warning: The following video contains slippery sexy shinobi spraying sensational showers skillfully. Or, in other words, this is Senran Kagura, why would you watch this at work?
Episode 07: The Terror of JET-K & JET-R
Welcome back to more Senran Kagura: Peach Beach Splash!
Last time, we started the Gessen Arc and learned that Shiki seems to have a secret she’s not ready to tell the others.
While the Gessen girls worry about Shiki and try to sort things out amongst themselves, little do they know that a true terror awaits them at the end of PBS. A terror known as JET-K and JET-R.
Get ready for the most frustrating boss battle yet and place your bets on how many attempts it takes me to actually clear this fight.
Additional Thoughts and Notes
This episode… This was the episode where I honestly stopped having fun with the game. Even having recorded more since then. I really do think this colored my mood for the Crimson Squad Arc.
The JET-K/JET-R boss fight is where the game takes off the gloves and decides you aren’t allowed to enjoy the experience anymore. That’s a bit harsh, but when you consider I barely had trouble with the Gropety Grope Machine and Ryōna it really shows just how unbalanced the difficulty curve is here. What’s even weirder though is that if you spend some time and upgrade the weapons this boss becomes a joke… even on Hard.
In short, I cut about 40 minutes of footage from my ten attempts at this thing. Really, unless you really want to test yourself, just play this mission on Easy to clear it the first time.
As for the Gessen Arc as a whole? It really does feel like Hanzō-lite. I’m really not sure why the writers decided the Hanzō and Gessen Arcs had to parallel each other, but it’s a problem that gets repeated as we’ll see in Episode 9.
Oh well, at the end of the day I still do like them as a group and they do have their own interesting dynamic. This, however, was not the best showing for Kurokage’s grandaughters.
Thanks for watching! If you’re looking for more Peach Beach Splash Goodness then check out our review of the game and our interview with Kenichiro Takaki:
- REVIEW: Senran Kagura: Peach Beach Splash
- INTERVIEW: Kenichiro Takaki – Senran Kagura: Peach Beach Splash
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