Reviews and Problems with Bionic Commando Rearmed 2
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6 September 2013
Summary: This game is actually pretty fun. It adds a variety of challenge and a new jumping mechanic, which isn't as helpful as it seems, you can beat every level without ever jumping. Still, BC Rearmed 2 is definitely one of the better XBLA titles.
Summary: Great game. Seems like many people expected the sequel be just as the first game. It offers a lot of challenges and the art style is really nice. As a non hard core gamer I really like the new level of difficulty. I couldn't even complete the first 3 levels in the first game. A wide range of weapons makes a higher replay value as well.
Summary: The 8-bit hero with the ass-kicking appendage returns and -- as you've probably heard -- he can now jump. The new feature will probably polarize players, but it's ultimately a welcome addition once you've mastered it. Whether swinging or jumping, though, there's no denying the appeal of Bionic Commando: Rearmed 2's stunning presentation and addictive, arcade-y platforming action.
Summary: If you're making a game with old school simplicity and you have to include a Metroid Prime-ish scanner to explain every object in the environment: You have missed the point. If your game is based around using a bionic arm to navigate through obstacles and you feel the need to add a jump button: You have missed the point.
Summary: this was an instant buy for me and at first i was happy about the nice graphical style but once i started actually playing, major disappointment set in. i expected the basic gameplay to be exactly as in BCR1 but with jumping added on a formerly unused button. instead, EVERYTHING is different. and often unnecessarily so. because e.g.