Shantae: Risky's Revenge (2010)

3.33 from 23 votes
The first Shantae sequel developed by Wayforward that was initially released on DSiWare in 2010.
First released
Oct 4, 2010
Franchises
Shantae
Developed by
WayForward Technologies
Published by
WayForward Technologies, Limited Run Games
Platforms
PC, iPhone, DSiWare, iPad, Wii U, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 5
Genres
Action, Platformer
Themes
Fantasy
Rating
ESRB: E10+, PEGI: 12+
Releases
  • DSI - Shantae: Risky's Revenge United States
  • DSI - Shantae: Risky's Revenge United Kingdom
  • PC - Shantae: Risky's Revenge (Director's Cut) United States
  • PC - Shantae: Risky's Revenge (Director's Cut) United Kingdom
  • PS4 - Shantae: Risky's Revenge - Director's Cut United States
  • PS4 - Shantae: Risky's Revenge (Limited Run) United States
  • WiiU - Shantae: Risky's Revenge (Director's Cut) United Kingdom
  • WiiU - Shantae: Risky's Revenge (Director's Cut) United States

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A Classic from the Gameboy Era comes back
Game: Shantae: Risky's Revenge Director's Cut
Genre: Metroidvania Platformer
Developer: WayForward
System: Steam (PC)
Total Score: 81/100
Value Score: 8.1/10

• Story: 8/10
• Characters: 8/10
• GamePlay: 9/10
• Graphics: 8/10
• Sound: 8/10
• Music: 8/10
• Length: 7/10
• Replay Value: 7/10
• Player Value: 8/10

Pros
+Metroidvania type of gameplay style
+Multiple Endings based on how much you played the game and how much you unlocked
+Different costumes with specific abilities (available only on the iOS port and Director's cut)
+Warp system was re-made compared to the original version of the game
+Great character and environment design
+Good OST

Cons
-Graphic options are very bare bones
-Map system very one dimensional and not that helpful
-Must press Alt+Enter on keyboard to go full screen, not automatic
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