#1 Posted by Scarz09 (146 posts) -

I really want this game and i know it is designed to be played co-op but has anyone played it alone and enjoyed. Playing it with others is not an option as there is not online co-op. Any help would be appriciated.
#2 Posted by animateria (3265 posts) -

Try the demo.
Personally I found it perfectly adequate to play alone.

#3 Posted by allenibrahim (374 posts) -

It's certainly harder alone, but it's less annoying because A. you can take your time and B. you don't have to deal with all of the different levelled up c haracters on different people's profiles. 

#4 Edited by T0mF5 (929 posts) -

I played it alone and it was harder than I expected. I actually had to grind levels to level up, but it isn't hard once you do that.

#5 Posted by NTM (7555 posts) -

I really enjoyed playing it alone when my brother didn't care to go through it with me. It's great. Get it.
#6 Posted by Hailinel (25205 posts) -

I played through the game in single-player and found it a blast.  Not much grinding was required since the pace of leveling up is fairly consistent across the full game and any experience earned on a stage where you lose all of your lives is kept, but it does take effort to earn enough cash to afford the more expensive items in the store.

#7 Posted by Redbullet685 (6090 posts) -

I liked it a lot and played alone, so yeah. Buy it if you're a fan of old beat em ups and Scott Pilgrim.

#8 Edited by Enigmatical (137 posts) -

Lucas Lee trashed me a couple of times at the beginning.  
I went back to the first stage and plowed through it a few times (focus on purchasing CDs from the Music Store) and came back to show him a thing or two about skateboarding... (TO HIS FACE!)

#9 Posted by TheLawnWrangler (1657 posts) -

it's fun, but god damn is it hard.

#10 Posted by EpicSteve (6499 posts) -

It is really hard by yourself. Other players can revive you in co-op.

#11 Posted by SteamPunkJin (1286 posts) -

It's....ok solo. About the best you can say for any beat-em up. They're designed to be played with friends so it's always better. Have you play Castle Crashers alone? It's similar.

#12 Posted by ImpendingFoil (555 posts) -

Beat the game last night alone and I had a great time.  I also leveled Scott up to the max level and maxed out his stats.  I'm playing through again tonight or tomorrow to beat the game on the hardest mode.  Then I plan on beating the game with all the other characters.  Sure I might get a friend to play along sometime this weekend but I'm having a great time playing this alone also.

#13 Posted by GunstarRed (5489 posts) -

It's fine in single player, I finished it with the five characters all by myself. It's a lot more fun with a few upgardes though. Some grinding may be required

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