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DJMAX Technika Tune
Touchscreen Freaks
by Peter Willington 1/1/2013
Product: DJMAX Technika Tune
Developer: Pentavision
Publisher: Pentavision
Format: PS Vita
Genre: Arcade, Hardcore, Music/ Rhythm
Players: 1
Networking: wireless (network)
Version: US
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I've got a soft spot for the 'classic' days of rhythm-action - the days when it was Bemani or nothing. Konami saw an niche in the market for people who wanted to play along to dance and rock music, creating the ultra-hardcore cult favourites Beatmania and Guitar Freaks.

Then Guitar Hero came along and the West was introduced to the genre in a major way: suddenly you could jam with Green Day and Muse, rather than an obscure Japanese group you'd never heard of.

Korean-made DJMAX Technika Tune goes back to the old skool, and while it's by no means for everyone, it's definitely going to satisfy a specific group of gamers. ...
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Miss the days of Beatmania? Meet the new king of Japanese-style rhythm action madness, straight out of South Korea
Audio/visual: 8
Gameplay: 7
Value: 9
Innovation: 7
Overall: 8
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