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Available on:Xbox OneSep 13, 2016
PCSep 13, 2016
Xbox Series X/SNov 10, 2020

Developers: Armature Studio, Comcept

Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios

Genres: Action, Adventure

From the legendary creator Keiji Inafune and the makers of Metroid Prime comes ReCore, an action-adventure masterfully crafted for a new generation. As one of the last remaining humans on a planet controlled by robotic foes bent on your destruction, you must forge friendships with a courageous group of robot companions, each with unique abilities and powers. Lead this band of unlikely heroes on an epic adventure through a mysterious, dynamic world. You can’t save mankind alone.

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ReCore buries a great action platformer beneath layers and layers of open world busywork.

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I didn't expect ReCore to be quite as big as it is, and from the looks of things it's possible its developers didn't either. Its world, while interesting to explore for a good while, is ultimately too big with too little happening in it to be a totally serviceable housing for the strong combat and platforming gameplay within. It feels like a great, arcadey action platformer spread across too big a canvas, and it asks you to draw back over the same lines a few too many times

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A throwback to a different age, Recore's enjoyable adventure is ultimately undone by a litany of problems.

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Littered with bugs, excruciating load times, and a severely padded ending, ReCore is a great example of good ideas, flawed execution.

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