Strider

Strider

2012

System
Mega Drive
Publisher
SEGA
Developer
Capcom

7.3

Game Rating

User Ratings: 3

Our Review: 9/10

Overview

Also Known As
Strider Hiryu
Number of Players
Single Player
Genre
Action
Release Date

Wii Shop

  • 16th Feb 2012, 800 points (USA)
  • 15th Mar 2012, 800 points (UK/EU)
  • 15th Nov 2011, 600 points (JPN)
Series
Strider
Controller Support
All

Screenshots (8)

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Reviews

  • 42

    Wii Virtual Console / Mega Drive

    Review Strider

    From Russia with love

    When you consider that he hasn’t starred in his own game since 2000, Strider Hiryu’s popularity in Capcom fan circles is impressive, which is largely down to the high regard in which players hold his 1989 coin-op début. Powered by Capcom’s CPS hardware, Strider was an arcade action platformer that redefined the genre;...

About The Game

The year is 2048AD.

In Russia, the evil Grand Master Meio has begun his insane plot to take over the universe. A lone figure drops from a stealth glider into Meio's base. He is Hiryu, Super A-Class Strider. His mission is to defeat the Grand Master and put an end to his plotting once and for all.

Converted from the classic arcade game, Strider lets you run, jump, perform acrobatics and climb walls and overhangs. You wield a plasma sword, called a Cypher, through 5 levels fighting robots and guards, with mid- and end-level bosses.