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Oddworld: Stranger's Wrath HD
Don't be a stranger
by Mike Rose 28/12/2012
Product: Oddworld: Stranger's Wrath HD
Publisher: Oddworld Inhabitants
Format: PS Vita
Genre: Action, Platform
Players: 1
Version: Europe
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We're currently in the age of the HD video game remake, where developers look to dodge any potential risk by releasing souped-up versions of old classics that they know will involve minimal effort for a reliable return.

Not that we're complaining, of course. The Metal Gear Solid HD Collection for PS Vita was glorious, and we can't wait for the Final Fantasy X HD remake to pop up.

In the meantime, Oddworld: Stranger's Wrath has received its own HD remake for Vita. It feels a tiny bit dated where controls are concerned, but in general it's just as unique an experience as it ever was. ...
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Modern-day first-person shooters will feel weak after you give Oddworld: Stranger's Wrath HD a play, thanks to innovative gunplay that still holds its own today
Audio/visual: 9
Gameplay: 8
Value: 8
Innovation: 8
Overall: 8
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