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Re: Games like Strider and Shadow of the Ninja

by marurun Wed Aug 12, 2020 3:38 pm

I can't actually beat Strider... Was willing to power through Shadow of the Ninja, though. Such a good little game...
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Re: Games like Strider and Shadow of the Ninja

by BoneSnapDeez Wed Aug 12, 2020 5:05 pm

prfsnl_gmr wrote:If you can beat Shadow of the Ninja or Strider, I think you can handle it easily.


lol pretty bold assumptions there playa.
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Re: Games like Strider and Shadow of the Ninja

by Sload Soap Wed Aug 12, 2020 8:13 pm

Osman is pretty much exactly Strider but with feet instead of swords. Arcade only though so will need MAMEing.
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Re: Games like Strider and Shadow of the Ninja

by Nexus-X Sat Sep 25, 2021 2:19 am

I believe the creator was responsible for the 4 players co-op Moon Diver on PS360. It is that, essentially a co-op Strider. I recall it being bland environmentally, and progression required grinding.

The 2D combat-based take on The Stanley Parable “Icey” has very mobile combat and at times feels like Strider 2. Actually, it’s the only game I can recall since Strider 2 that scratches that itch left by Hiryu’s PS1 outing. Set the game to hard or hell difficulty and go nuts.

Bloodrayne Betrayal at times to me feels very Strider-like. The combat is almost memorization-based, but it has that parkour feeling that I get from the Strider games when I nail a run.
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