Percentile Rank

Gunlord X is ranked in the 76th percentile of games scored on OpenCritic.

Rating Summary

Based on 4 critic reviews
Strong Man

OpenCritic Rating

79

Top Critic Average

Based on 4 critic reviews

Score Distribution

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Scored Reviews

The Games Machine
8.4 / 10.0
8.4 / 10.0
May 30, 2019

Gunlord X is an absolutely excellent Turrican clone, recreated with love on a new platform without laziness and with the desire to offer the best possible experience.

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Nintendo Life
8 / 10
Nintendo Life
Ollie Reynolds

Top Critic

8 / 10
May 24, 2019

If you're a fan of classic run 'n' gun action games, then Gunlord X is an absolute pleasure to play from start to finish. It joins the ranks of must-own retro-inspired titles for the Switch, delivering blistering action, stunning visuals and an absolutely stellar soundtrack. It could be argued that there's little originality on offer and the longevity of the game is also questionable thanks to the fact that it's 'built' like an old-school coin-op release, but honestly, when the experience is this good, it seems churlish to grumble.

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Video Chums
Jun 1, 2019

Gamers who enjoy retro run 'n' gun games will get a huge kick out of Gunlord X with its grueling stages and rewarding boss fights.

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Pure Nintendo
7 / 10.0
7 / 10.0
Jul 29, 2019

Gunlord X although at times what seemed difficult was still a fun run 'n' gun game. The variety of weapons and stages was a warm welcome, making it worth the asking price of $9.99.

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