Mirror’s Edge (Series) Review
Posted: 7 months ago, last updated 6 months ago.
Author: Andy Robertson.
The first game could be traversed in a variety of ways, but the second moved this into a fully open world. Along with the climbing, running, grabbing and swinging you can zip-line down from heights, tiptoe along ledges and find equipment to extend your reach.
Combat is more advanced in the second game, which makes it more engaging and removes the use of guns by the player altogether, focusing instead on Faith's running and parkour movements and quick melee-style attacks to take down or evade her enemies.
Rating: PEGI 16+, ESRB TEEN
Release Date: 14/11/2014, updated in 2016
Players: This is a single player game. Mirror's Edge Catalyst has no live multiplayer but offers online Time Trial routes defined by other players along with Location Emitters for people to track down in an exploration activity similar to geocaching.
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