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PixelJunk Shooter Review
Posted: 12 days ago.
Play involves flying your craft and using missiles to defeat enemies and destroy weak rocks. You can manipulated three types of fluid you find (water, magma, and ferrofluid) to reach the survivors. This adds a puzzle aspect to the action, and uses physics to simulate the materials. Shoot out rocks to release some water down onto lava and you create solid rock.
These physics extend to how your craft moves. You turn left and right and fire a propulsion jet with the left stick. With these simple controls you need to carefully stay afloat and negotiate complex caverns. While you do this the right stick controls your rockets and grapple hook.
To progress to the next area you need to rescue a certain number of scientists. As you do there is a narrative about how the scientists became stuck and wider plans afoot.
Content Rating: PEGI 7
Release Date: 10/12/2009, updated in 2015
Platforms: PC, PS Vita, PS3 and PS4
Genres: Puzzle, Shooting and Simulation
Players: You can play with 2 players in the same room and up to 2 players online. In the second game there's a competitive mode where you compete with another player to rescue scientists. This is a fully fledged mode with load-outs and upgrades.
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Additional in-game purchases are offered for items that enhance the experience.
You will need PlayStation Plus to play online with PlayStation 3 or PlayStation Vita.
You will need PlayStation Plus (must be 18 to subscribe, then create sub-accounts for younger players who need be set as 13 or older) to play online with PlayStation 4.
The following in-game purchases are available:
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