Pistol Whip

Cloudhead Games ltd

Mighty Man
OpenCritic Rating
89
Top Critic Average
100%
Critics Recommend
Based on 19 critic reviews
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Pistol Whip

Rating Summary

Based on 19 critic reviews
Mighty Man

OpenCritic Rating

89

Top Critic Average

100%

Critics Recommend

Based on 19 critic reviews
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General Information

Available on:HTC ViveNov 7, 2019
Oculus RiftNov 7, 2019

Developer: Cloudhead Games ltd

Genres: Action, First-Person Shooter

Inspired by God-mode action movies like John Wick and Equilibrium, Pistol Whip throws you gun-first into an explosive batch of hand-crafted action scenes each set to their own breakneck soundtrack. But unlike traditional music games, Pistol Whip has no line in the sand; you have complete freedom to shoot, melee, and dodge targets to the rhythm YOU see fit. FEATURES Pair the pulse-pounding pace of an FPS with the flow-state energy of a music game in a cinematic symphony of violence. Form your rhythm and find your playstyle, from tactical to musical, then challenge your skill with friends and world leaderboards. Infiltrate a fever dream of hand-crafted scenes, from bank heists to android uprisings, each uniquely designed to music. Take it over-the-top with a variety of gameplay mods, such as Dual Wield, to enable the ultimate gun kata experience. Constant momentum and comfort-first design allows non-stop speed without the fear of motion sickness. Featuring EDM artists from Kannibalen Records, including Apashe, HVDES, and Black Tiger Sex Machine; with more to come...

Pistol Whip Critic Reviews

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Pistol Whip is a VR highlight with fast-paced rhythm shooting, an exciting soundtrack, and an enticingly abstract art style.

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Pistol Whip is one of the most intense, immediately gratifying action experiences of 2019, in VR or out, with a skill ceiling that’s much higher than it first appears.

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Pistol Whip turns our weapon into a musical instrument so we can enjoy an incredible techno OST while shooting and dodging bullets in John Wick style.

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PC-VR headset owners should buy. Quest owners might want to wait for a performance patch.

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