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Lichtspeer: Double Speer Edition

Rating Summary

Based on 15 critic reviews
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OpenCritic Rating

66

Top Critic Average

33%

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General Information

Available on:Nintendo SwitchSep 7, 2017

Developer: Crunching Koalas

Genres: Action, First-Person Shooter

In a land filled with Penguin Vikings, Wurst Zombies, and Hipster Ice Giants, survival is an art. Fortunately, an ancient champion with an elegant weapon has been summoned to please the Gods and restore balance to the universe. Grab your lightspear, become a Germonaut, and traverse lands straight out of Germanic myths. Survive with style and expand your powers to fight for the glory and amusement of the almighty Gods. This is Lichtspeer. A ONE-OF-THE-KIND MIX Experience an über fantastisch mix of arcade action and lightspear-throwing simulation. THUNDEROUS TEAMWORK Fight for the glory, hand-in-hand with your four-legged friend in a Nintendo Switch exclusive co-op mode. WUNDER BOSS BATTLES Battle a diverse legion of gargantuan wunder bosses – exploit their weaknesses and smash them into pieces! AN ANCIENT GERMANIC FUTURE IS HERE Discover the lands of an ancient Germanic future and fight a horde of Biedermeier beasts from another dimension – Wurst Zombies, Evil Spacedwarfs, Skater Walruses, you name it. SHOW OFF YOUR LICHTMAISTER SKILLS Execute special attacks, and generate zuper massive combos to improve your score and impress your friends! BOMBASTISCH SOUNDTRACK Rave to a bombastisch space soundtrack, from electro space marches to the vibrating sounds of tecnocumbia. RAGE QUIT AND NEW GAME+ MODES Want more? Rise to the challenge and see if you’ve got what it takes to beat the cruel, nerve-racking Rage Quit and New Game+ modes.

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Lichtspeer: Double Speer Edition Reviews

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This improved version of the game launched in 2016 still has that arcade style and uses the Joy-Con for the cooperative games. However, this game still lacks content and is too simple.

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Lichtspeer: Double Speer Edition is fun for a bit but gets tiring quick and only really enjoyable as a party experience.

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Lichtspeer: Double Speer Edition is a great enhanced port of the original game. While it does have a few more issues than its other counterpart, the additions of co-op and updated save mechanics make this an easy recommendation if you want a cheap indie title to play with friends.

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Lichtspeer: Double Speer Edition is another solid example of a game that feels right at home on the Switch, and is made better for it.

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