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To gamers of a certain age and bent, Strider Hiryu is one of the great heroes of gaming past.
Strider strides towards the PC on 19 February
I’ve not played the original Strider (I know, I know, sorry,) but according to Tim it’s “quite good” and “possibly the best game with a giant robot gorilla.” I’d argue that Binary Domain had a pretty good giant robot gorilla too, but I’m willing to defer to Tim on this one.
Great strides: Strider reboot gets trailers, screenshots, and more
I loved Strider. It was balls hard, yes, and I willingly admit that US Gold’s PC version was shit, but flipping round the levels as the ninjalike Strider Hiryu and bloodlessly dismembering enemies with an energy sword was fantastic.