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EAT BEAT DEADSPIKE-san

Rating Summary

Based on 4 critic reviews
Weak Man

OpenCritic Rating

63

Top Critic Average

Based on 4 critic reviews
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Game Information

Available on:Nintendo SwitchMar 21, 2018

Developer: Arc System Works

Genre: Action

EAT BEAT DEADSPIKE-san is a rhythm action game spin-off of the 2D fighting game series, BLAZBLUE, that features Dead Spike-san in an eating frenzy.

HOW TO PLAY

The controls are simple: tap the buttons to the beat and eat the incoming food! Enjoy the music of BLAZBLUE while having Dead Spike-san eat as much food as possible!

FEATURING A TOTAL OF 20 PLAYABLE SONGS!

There are three difficulties: Easy, Normal, or Hard for each of the songs. Anyone can enjoy playing by choosing the appropriate difficulty.

AWARD SYSTEM FOR REPLAYABILITY!

A total of 14 objectives to challenge yourself with!

SIMPLE AND INTERESTING!

Groove to the rhythm and aim to achieve high calories (score)!

Review Data

Mighty Head
0
Strong Head
1
Fair Head
0
Weak Head
2
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Reviews

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Tyler Treese

It's a polished rhythm game with a really enjoyable look to it, but there's just little replayability for a genre that is built upon that principle. This certainly won't give anyone their Elite Beat Agents fix, but it does show that the touch-based rhythm games are right at home on the portable.

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Rice Digital

Mitch Jay

Great soundtrack, less than stellar gameplay.

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NintendoWorldReport

8 / 10.0
NintendoWorldReport

Overall, the game doesn't really do anything that its mobile version didn't already do, but nevertheless, it is still a fun game that I believe any BlazBlue fans or rhythm game fanatics should check out. Eat Beat: Dead Spike-san will remain in my heart as the quirky and cute rhythm game that left me smiling as it kicked my butt.

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bemanistyle

6 / 10.0
bemanistyle

Eat Beat Dead Spike San is an average mobile game of average value that lacks the genre variety and polish of similar games on the eShop. BlazBlue fans may appreciate the game more than average and hardcore players. A few hours of Eat Beat Dead Spike-san is more than enough to fill the stomach full of rock candy.

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