DescriptionGolden 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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Part of the Following Groups
- BPjS / BPjM indexed games
- Golden Axe series
- Middleware: CRI
- Physics Engine: Havok
- Protagonist: Female
|A tragic end to a familiar and popular franchise||Kadeem Gomez (38)|
The Press Says
|GamingXP||Oct 17, 2008||62 out of 100||62|
|Game Revolution||Oct 27, 2008||C+||58|
|3D Juegos||Oct 15, 2008||5.8 out of 10||58|
|Play.tm||Oct 25, 2008||55 out of 100||55|
|GameSpot||Oct 24, 2008||5 out of 10||50|
|Thunderbolt Games||Nov 19, 2008||5 out of 10||50|
|Cheat Code Central||2008||2.4 out of 5||48|
|Jeuxvideo.com||Oct 17, 2008||9 out of 20||45|
|IGN||Oct 16, 2008||3.2 out of 10||32|
|Gamereactor (Sweden)||Oct 21, 2008||3 out of 10||30|
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- X360A achievement guide (X360A's achievement guide for Golden Axe: Beast Rider.)
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