It’s a tricky thing to maintain a long-running crossover franchise. On one hand, you need to take measures in order to attract newcomers. Whether it’s changing up the roster or lowering the barrier of entry, there are steps developers can take to attract these crowds. On the other hand, you also have to cater to franchise veterans. Quality-of-life changes, keeping the experience feeling fresh, and considering fan demands are among the many things they have to consider.
Super Robot Wars T succeeds in its attempts to appeal to newcomers, but stumbles appealing to fans of previous games.