Bandits: Phoenix Rising

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Developer(s)Grin
Publisher(s)Pan Vision
Tri Synergy[1]
Composer(s)Simon Viklund
EngineDiesel Engine
Platform(s)Microsoft Windows
Release
  • EU: October 4, 2002
  • NA: March 28, 2003
  • UK: May 16, 2003
Genre(s)Vehicular combat
Mode(s)Single-player, Multiplayer

Bandits: Phoenix Rising is a futuristic, racing action game, set in a post apocalyptic wasteland.[2]

The player follows the pair Rewdalf and Fennec as they try to survive and make big bucks at the same time. The game was later also ported to Linux.[3]

Reception[edit]

Reception
Aggregate score
AggregatorScore
Metacritic73/100[4]
Review scores
PublicationScore
CGM3.5/5 stars[5]
CGW3.5/5 stars[6]
GameSpot7/10[7]
GameSpy4/5 stars[8]
GameZone8/10[9]
IGN7.2/10[10]
PC Gamer (US)74%[11]
PC Zone35%[12]
X-Play3/5 stars[13]

The game received "average" reviews according to the review aggregation website Metacritic.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Thomas (November 4, 2002). "'Bandits: Phoenix Rising' Signs With Tri Synergy". Worthplaying.
  2. ^ "Grin's games". Grin. Archived from the original on July 27, 2008. Retrieved December 9, 2017.
  3. ^ Larabel, Michael (February 15, 2008). "Bandits: Phoenix Rising Proceeds On Linux". Phoronix.
  4. ^ a b "Bandits: Phoenix Rising for PC Reviews". Metacritic. CBS Interactive. Retrieved December 9, 2017.
  5. ^ "Review: Bandits: Phoenix Rising". Computer Games Magazine. No. 150. theGlobe.com. May 2003. p. 83.
  6. ^ Smolka, Rob (August 2003). "Bandits: Phoenix Rising" (PDF). Computer Gaming World. No. 229. Ziff Davis. p. 77. Retrieved December 9, 2017.
  7. ^ Wolpaw, Erik (April 14, 2003). "Bandits: Phoenix Rising Review". GameSpot. CBS Interactive. Retrieved December 9, 2017.
  8. ^ Rice, Kevin (April 12, 2003). "GameSpy: Bandits: Phoenix Rising". GameSpy. IGN Entertainment. Retrieved December 9, 2017.
  9. ^ Ovaldog (April 29, 2003). "Bandits Phoenix Rising Review". GameZone. Archived from the original on November 14, 2007. Retrieved December 9, 2017.
  10. ^ Adams, Dan (April 16, 2003). "Bandits: Phoenix Rising Review". IGN. Ziff Davis. Retrieved December 9, 2017.
  11. ^ Peckham, Matthew (April 2003). "Bandits [Phoenix Rising]". PC Gamer. Vol. 10 no. 4. Imagine Media. p. 99. Archived from the original on March 15, 2006. Retrieved December 9, 2017.
  12. ^ Holden, Anthony (December 1, 2002). "PC Review: Bandits: Phoenix Rising". PC Zone. Future plc. Archived from the original on February 12, 2007. Retrieved December 9, 2017.
  13. ^ D'Aprile, Jason (March 14, 2003). "'Bandits: Phoenix Rising' (PC) Review". X-Play. TechTV. Archived from the original on April 1, 2003. Retrieved December 9, 2017.

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