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Rare Replay

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Available on:Xbox OneAug 4, 2015
Xbox Series X/SNov 10, 2020

Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios

Genres: Arcade, Adventure, Platformer

To celebrate its 30th anniversary, Rare brings together the adventures of its iconic characters in a collection that spans the decades. From its earliest 2D classics to Xbox 360 triumphs, Rare Replay delivers a gaming treasure trove for veteran players and newcomers alike. As you brawl with the Battletoads, grab Jiggies in Banjo-Kazooie and fight the future in Perfect Dark, you’ll uncover bonus content and exclusive looks at the creation of Rare Replay’s hits. Master the basics or test your skills with all-new snapshot challenges and 10,000 Gamerscore. Gaming’s greatest are back, lovingly presented and exclusively on Xbox One!

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Rare Replay is an incredible package. Its presentation is charming, the extras are amazing, and so many of the games included here are still a blast to play. Whether it's your first time through or you're revisiting decades later, Rare's journey through the past 30 years of video game history is a fascinating one, and Rare Replay does an incredible job of capturing the essence of what makes the studio's work so unique in our medium.

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A ridiculously generous and thoughtfully presented compilation packed with bona fide classics and obscure gems.

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A rare chance to celebrate a developer's work through three whole decades, and even if some classics are missing what's left still represents a laudable achievement in gaming.

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Rare Replay is an incredibly high-value retro compilation, which adds to its impressive (but sadly not exhaustive) line-up of classics with new ways to play and interesting bonus content.

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Audience Reviews

Still the best damn compilation ever made after 5 years. To empathize how absolutely incredible this was, we have to go back to when the Xbox One launched Rare was a bit on a downturn over the past few years, after Nuts & Bolts. A unique game concept tarnished by backlash over it being slotted into the Banjo series, flopped. The company was pushed into making more casual Kinect

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