Bleeding Edge

Ninja Theory

Weak Man
OpenCritic Rating
65
Top Critic Average
20%
Critics Recommend
Based on 66 critic reviews
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Bleeding Edge

Rating Summary

Based on 66 critic reviews
Weak Man

OpenCritic Rating

65

Top Critic Average

20%

Critics Recommend

Based on 66 critic reviews
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General Information

Available on:PCMar 24, 2020
Xbox OneMar 24, 2020

Developer: Ninja Theory

Genre: Action

Team Up. Cause Chaos. Grab your team and tear it up in Bleeding Edge, an electrifying online brawler where every fighter comes mechanically enhanced for mayhem! Choose your fighter from a diverse cast of colourful characters from the edges of society: burn rubber as bold and beautiful Buttercup with her detachable saw blade arms, wreak havoc as Black-Metal rocker Niđhöggr with his electrifying guitar solos or slash up the streets as Daemon, New York’s most wanted assassin. Come. Join us. The cybernetic clash of the century is about to begin! NO STOPPING US Synergise with your teammates to become an unstoppable force in the face of your enemies – freeze foes in time, control minds, ride missiles and unleash electrifying guitar solos in exhilarating action combat that rewards technique, timing and teamwork. TREACHEROUS TERRAIN Use your environment to your advantage with deadly arena hazards and gain the upper hand in moments of chaos. Yank opponents into a high voltage electric fence with Buttercup’s saw blade. Charge enemy aggressors into the path of an oncoming train with Makutu’s shoulder barge. Trap careless enemies within Maeve’s magical cage and light a raging fire beneath their very feet. MOD YOUR COMBAT, SHOW YOUR STYLE Power up your fighters' weapons and abilities from a vast arsenal of cybernetic parts, all earnable through gameplay. Customise your hoverboard mounts to ride with style across the vibrant cyberpunk arenas of Bleeding Edge.

Bleeding Edge Reviews

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Eurogamer

No Recommendation / Blank
Eurogamer

Bleeding Edge could be on to something with meaningful updates, but at launch it's Xbox Game Pass filler at best.

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Bleeding Edge's characters are cool, but the combat is too shallow to hold attention for long.

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Bleeding Edge's energetic multiplayer battles thrive on close-quarters combat but its camera and lack of team balancing features are some significant issues.

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It often feels a little undercooked but the emphasis on teamplay and some very unusual characters offers an enjoyable alternative to other online multiplayer games.

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OpenCritic Coverage

Bleeding Edge Will Not Be Disrupted By Developers Working from Home, Ninja Theory Says

Bleeding Edge Will Not Be Disrupted By Developers Working from Home, Ninja Theory Says

Bleeding Edge, Nina Theory's new multiplayer melee brawler, will not be disrupted by the studio needing to work from home.

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