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HyperBlade introduces the 3D battlesport of the future. Players engage in a futuristic street-hockey style game played out on the interior of an elongated ellipsoid arena. Body-checks (weapons are included) go for blood in this game as players can be gruesomely eliminated from the game, including the option to score with an opponent's dismembered head. Power-ups, speed boosts, ramps, and simple team management (for substitutions) are all part of the experience. Some strategy is required for play, but it's mostly pure action.

The game also features multiple skill levels, 12 teams (from a US tournament league), and head-to-head network play (IPX and TCP LAN only).

If you are looking for a 3D version of Speedball, this is as close as it gets.


HyperBlade Windows Direct3D - entering the Arena
HyperBlade Windows choose your game
HyperBlade Windows Direct3D - GooaAAL!!!!!!!!
HyperBlade Windows software rendering - in-game action

Promo Images

HyperBlade Screenshot
HyperBlade Screenshot
HyperBlade Screenshot
HyperBlade Screenshot


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User Reviews

A bloody, fast, fun mix of hockey/laccrosse. Andrew Grasmeder (228) 2.4 Stars2.4 Stars2.4 Stars2.4 Stars2.4 Stars
very pumped up, futuristic version of hockey. Herschel Hoffman (8) 3.6 Stars3.6 Stars3.6 Stars3.6 Stars3.6 Stars

Critic Reviews

Gamezilla Mar 01, 2000 94 out of 100 94
PC Multimedia & Entertainment Dec 07, 1996 93 out of 100 93
Coming Soon Magazine Dec, 1996 86 out of 100 86
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Mar, 1997 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80 1996 80 out of 100 80
Power Play Dec, 1996 76 out of 100 76
Computer Games Magazine 1997 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
PC Games (Germany) Jan, 1997 53 out of 100 53
High Score Jan, 1997 2 out of 5 40
Génération 4 Jan, 1997 1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars 17


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Cancelled Sega Saturn version

Supposedly there was a Sega Saturn version in development which never materialized.

Related Web Sites

  • HyperBlade EPK (Electronic press kit for HyperBlade with interviews and a behind the scene look at the game.)
rstevenson (855) added HyperBlade (Windows) on Jun 24, 2000