Pianista: The Legendary Virtuoso Review

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Posted: 4 months ago.

Author: Andy Robertson.


Pianista: The Legendary Virtuoso is a rhythm game where you play classical piano music by pressing buttons in time with each note. This starts easily buy builds up so you are playing complex pieces of music from a range of composers.

This takes a common rhythm action format as we have seen in games like Guitar Hero and Rock Band, but moves it in a classical direction. While this won't teach actual notes or real instruments, it can open a door to classical music for younger players.



Release Date: 25/10/2018

Platforms: Android, Nintendo Switch and iOS.

Genres: Action, Puzzle and Rhythm.



Duration: It takes between 3 minutes and 4 minutes to play a round of this game. The duration for each song may vary in length. However Arcade Mode has no time limit and Course Mode which includes multiple songs, that play after one another.
Players: You can play with 2 players in the same room, but you can’t play it online. You can compare scores online and play competitively or co-operatively (duets) on the Switch version.


This game is free to start playing, but requires payment to continue at some point. Additional in-game purchases are offered for items that enhance the experience.

Purchases only On iOS and Android where you pay for Prestige Memberships and Jewels that aid progress.

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This game has been rated PEGI 3+.

This game has been rated ESRB EVERYONE.


Accessibility for this game is as follows:
System Settings

Android has accessibility settings including ways to navigate and interact, although not all games support this. Nintendo Switch has some built-in features, including a lockable zoom, that can be used on all games. iOS has a very extensive suite of accessibility settings including ways to navigate with voice and comprehensive screen reading, though most of the features don't work with games... read more about system accessibility settings.

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