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Golden Axe: Beast Rider is the first game in the series played in a 3D world. The player is again tasked to fight against Death Adder. This is accomplished by taking control of Tyris Flare, the Amazon. Unlike the other games, there's no choice of character, although Gilius Thunderhead the dwarf and Tarik the Ax Battler do make cameo appearances as NPCs. There are three modes of play; the main game is played through a campaign mode, there is a challenge mode where previously completed levels are played again, and there's an arena trials mode where the enemies in a level are fought in an arena style environment.

There are two types of attacks, a quick attack and a powerful attack. You can choose to parry or evade enemy strikes, each is used for the appropriate type of attack. There's also jumps, kicks, and magic. While riding a beast, you can choose a normal, special, or ranged attack.

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Golden Axe: Beast Rider Xbox 360 If your timing is correct, you can bounce enemy lightning balls back at their casters.
Golden Axe: Beast Rider Xbox 360 Enemy attacks yield color which signals whether you can evade or parry them.
Golden Axe: Beast Rider Xbox 360 Jump and strike if you only want to hurt the rider, and not the beast.
Golden Axe: Beast Rider Xbox 360 Being granted the power to wield the element of fire.

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Golden Axe: Beast Rider Screenshot
Golden Axe: Beast Rider Screenshot
Golden Axe: Beast Rider Screenshot
Golden Axe: Beast Rider Screenshot

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A tragic end to a familiar and popular franchise PlayStation 3 Kadeem Gomez (38)

Critic Reviews

The Video Game Critic Xbox 360 Jun 10, 2009 B 75
Atomic Gamer Xbox 360 Nov 03, 2008 72 out of 100 72
GamingXP PlayStation 3 Oct 17, 2008 62 out of 100 62
3D Juegos PlayStation 3 Oct 15, 2008 5.8 out of 10 58
Game Revolution PlayStation 3 Oct 27, 2008 C+ 58
Thunderbolt Games PlayStation 3 Nov 19, 2008 5 out of 10 50
Jeuxvideo.com PlayStation 3 Oct 17, 2008 9 out of 20 45
IGN PlayStation 3 Oct 16, 2008 3.2 out of 10 32
Eurogamer.net (UK) Xbox 360 Oct 17, 2008 3 out of 10 30
Gamereactor (Sweden) PlayStation 3 Oct 21, 2008 3 out of 10 30

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