ReCore MastheadReCore Masthead


Rating Summary

Based on 97 critic reviews
Weak Man

OpenCritic Rating


Top Critic Average


Critics Recommend

Based on 97 critic reviews
Spread the word:

Game Information

Available on:Xbox OneSep 13, 2016
PCSep 13, 2016

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.

Where to Buy


Review Data

View More
Mighty Head
Strong Head
Fair Head
Weak Head
ReCore E3 Announcement Trailer thumbnail

ReCore E3 Announcement Trailer

ReCore Screenshot 1
ReCore Screenshot 2

PC Gamer

45 / 100
James Davenport

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

Read full review


No Recommendation / Blank

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

Read full review


7.3 / 10.0

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

Read full review

Recent News

It sucks that Xbox fans have to beg for sequels

It sucks that Xbox fans have to beg for sequels

Microsoft is one of the biggest publishers in the world, so why can't we depend on it to support its franchises?

Read full article on Windows Central

10 older Xbox games worth revisiting in 2019

10 older Xbox games worth revisiting in 2019

There are tons of Xbox games worthy of your backlog, but here are some of our favorites from years past.

Read full article on Windows Central