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Blue Rider

Rating Summary

Based on 11 critic reviews
Weak Man

OpenCritic Rating

63

Top Critic Average

45%

Critics Recommend

Based on 11 critic reviews
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Game Information

Available on:PlayStation 4Jul 26, 2016
PCMar 3, 2016

Developer: Ravegan

Genre: Action

Hop in and join the explosive action of this shoot-em-up! The perfect adventure that players who enjoy a good challenge were waiting for. Face the most challenging robot bosses you could possibly imagine as you travel across rich and diverse landscapes, and try to keep up with this insane bullet hell. Enjoy a dynamic arcade-like game where it’s you against anything that moves. Remember that hedgehog or that little robot boy? This is a trial they wouldn’t be able to face. So get ready for a daring battle that’ll put your skills to the test. Blue Rider! Not for the faint of heart!
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While the core gameplay is at least somewhat solid, Blue Rider doesn’t have a lot of content or any particularly nifty features to help it stand out amongst its competitors.  Unless you love Twin stick shooters and are really, really itching for a challenge, give this one a pass.

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Blue Rider banks on its well-managed use of nostalgia, bringing the gameplay of the 8/16-bit era to the design of the 64-bit era and the polish of the current gen.

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Blue Rider not only doesn’t fit on the consoles, it also is of very poor overall quality and fails on almost every step of the way.

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Even with unfortunate performance hiccups, it’s safe to say Ravegan have created one of the more interesting and cleverly addictive shoot ’em ups in recent years.

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