8Bit Hero

8Bit Hero (Wii U eShop)


Wii U eShop
Righteous Weasel
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Game Rating

User Ratings: 0

Our Review: 5/10


Number of Players
Action, Adventure
Release Date

Wii U eShop

  • 12th May 2016 (USA), $4.99

Screenshots (5)

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    Wii U eShop

    Review 8Bit Hero

    Crawls flat

    Retro-style pixelation is a tricky commodity to master. Pull it off well in a game and players can bask in warm, fuzzy nostalgia or (for the young'uns) simply enjoy an artful use of the form. If you don't integrate it well, players might just wonder why the style choice was made in the first place. 8Bit Hero unfortunately leans toward...

About The Game

Team up with 4 friends to hack and slash your way through eight worlds in this retro arcade adventure. Power up by exploring a secret-filled 8bit world. Customize attacks by equipping special weapons and tools hidden throughout the journey. Extend hit points by collecting hidden pixel pieces and power up by spending loot on equipment upgrades.


  • Up to 5 players can team up locally for a Co-Op adventure.
  • Explore over 30 challenging levels and find all their hidden secrets.
  • This game can be played off-TV on the Wii U GamePad, even while the TV is being used by someone else.
  • 3 different challenging game modes make the adventure even more heroic. Choose from Casual, Arcade, or Hardcore mode to better fit your play style.