Choplifter HD

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Choplifter HD
Choplifter HD Logo.jpg
Developer(s) inXile Entertainment
Publisher(s) inXile Entertainment
Konami (XBLA)[1]
Series Choplifter
Platform(s) Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360[2][3] Ouya[4]
Release date(s)
  • NA January 10, 2012
[2]
Genre(s) Shoot 'em up[2]

Choplifter HD is a video game from inXile Entertainment released on January 10, 2012 for Windows, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 platforms. It is based on the 1982 game Choplifter by Dan Gorlin.

Summary[edit]

The player takes on the role of a rescue pilot and member of the elite international helicopter rescue team C.H.O.P.R. (Coordinated Helicopter Operations, Preservation and Rescue). The player must complete rescue missions by piloting the helicopter into hostile territory while evading or destroying enemy attacks.[5]

The game is based on Choplifter, an Apple II game first published in 1982. Dan Gorlin, the creator of the original franchise, served as a design consultant for Choplifter HD.[6]

Reception[edit]

Reception
Aggregate scores
Aggregator Score
GameRankings (X360) 66.93%[7]
(PS3) 68.00%[8]
(PC) 63.25%[9]
Metacritic (X360) 65/100[10]
(PS3) 71/100[11]
(PC) 65/100[12]
Review scores
Publication Score
Destructoid 7/10[13]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Konami and inXile Entertainment come together to release Choplifter HD this Winter". Konami. 2011-11-30. 
  2. ^ a b c Choplifter HD (PS3) at GameFAQs
  3. ^ INXILE ANNOUNCES PLANS TO EXTEND MULTI-PLATFORM DIGITAL LAUNCH OF CHOPLIFTER HD TO XBOX LIVE ARCADE at www.inxile-entertainment.com
  4. ^ "Choplifter HD Ouya". 
  5. ^ "Choplifter HD". Metacritic. Retrieved 2014-08-20. 
  6. ^ "Choplifter HD". Google Play. Retrieved 2014-08-20. 
  7. ^ "Choplifter HD (Xbox 360)". GameRankings. Retrieved April 22, 2015. 
  8. ^ "Choplifter HD (PlayStation 3)". GameRankings. Retrieved April 22, 2015. 
  9. ^ "Choplifter HD (PC)". GameRankings. Retrieved April 22, 2015. 
  10. ^ "Choplifter HD (Xbox 360)". Metacritic. Retrieved April 22, 2015. 
  11. ^ "Choplifter HD (PlayStation 3)". Metacritic. Retrieved April 22, 2015. 
  12. ^ "Choplifter HD (PC)". Metacritic. Retrieved April 22, 2015. 
  13. ^ Tan, Maurice (January 11, 2012). "Review: Choplifter HD". Retrieved April 22, 2015. 

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