PixelJunk Shooter 2

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Developer(s)Q-Games
Publisher(s)
SeriesPixelJunk
Platform(s)PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Microsoft Windows
ReleasePlayStation 3
PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
  • NA: June 3, 2014
  • EU: June 4, 2014
Microsoft Windows
October 21, 2015
Genre(s)Multidirectional shooter
Mode(s)Single-player, multiplayer

PixelJunk Shooter 2 is a video game developed by Q-Games for the PlayStation 3. It is the sequel to PixelJunk Shooter and was released on the PlayStation Store in March 2011.[4] PixelJunk Shooter 2 was formally announced by Q-Games on 18 May 2010.[5] The title is the first sequel to any PixelJunk game.

PixelJunk Shooter Ultimate, developed by Double Eleven, combines both games into one continuous game. It was released on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita in June 2014 and on the PC in October 2015.[6][7]

Reception[edit]

Reception
Aggregate score
AggregatorScore
Metacritic82/100[8]
Review scores
PublicationScore
Destructoid9.5/10[9]
Eurogamer7/10[13]
GameSpot7.5/10[12]
IGN8/10[11]
Joystiq4/5 stars[10]

PixelJunk Shooter 2 received positive reviews from critics upon release. On Metacritic, the game holds a score of 82/100 based on 41 reviews, indicating "generally favorable reviews."[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "PixelJunk Shooter 2 Will Be Released March 2nd! – PlayStation.Blog.Europe". Blog.eu.playstation.com. Retrieved 2011-12-02.
  2. ^ Colin Moriarty. "PixelJunk Shooter 2 Has A Release Date - PlayStation 3 News at IGN". Ps3.ign.com. Retrieved 2011-12-02.
  3. ^ "PixelJunk Shooter 2 gets early March release in Japan". VG247. Retrieved 2011-02-01.
  4. ^ "PixelJunk Shooter 2 Releasing Soon, Says Q-Games". GamingUnion.net. 2011-01-11. Retrieved 2011-01-21.
  5. ^ "PixelJunk Shooter 2 in Full Production!". PlayStation. 2009-05-18. Retrieved 2010-05-18.
  6. ^ South, Mark (3 June 2014). "PixelJunk Shooter Ultimate Out Today on PS4, PS Vita". PlayStation Blog. Sony Computer Entertainment. Retrieved 23 October 2015.
  7. ^ Matulef, Jeffrey (21 October 2015). "PixelJunk Shooter Ultimate is out now on Steam". Eurogamer. Gamer Network. Retrieved 23 October 2015.
  8. ^ a b "PixelJunk Shooter 2 for PlayStation 3 Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved 14 December 2017.
  9. ^ Concelmo, Chad (1 March 2011). "Review: PixelJunk Shooter 2". Destructoid. Retrieved 14 December 2017.
  10. ^ Yoon, Andrew (16 March 2011). "PixelJunk Shooter 2 review: If it ain't broke, add multiplayer". Joystiq. Retrieved 14 December 2017.
  11. ^ "PixelJunk Shooter 2 - PlayStation 3". IGN. Retrieved 14 December 2017.
  12. ^ "PixelJunk Shooter 2". GameSpot. Retrieved 14 December 2017.
  13. ^ Schilling, Chris (1 March 2011). "Pixeljunk Shooter 2 Review". Eurogamer. Retrieved 14 December 2017.

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