Reviewers Liked

  • Fast, stylish, and technical swordplay
  • Outstanding, energetic music
  • Upgrades and unlocks incentivize replays
  • Blade Mode is smarter than expected
  • Great set pieces
  • Fun and satisfying combat
  • Good visuals
  • No slowdown in the graphics and the game keeps up well
  • Unlockables, DLC and V. R. Missions can keep you occupied

Reviewers Didn't Like

  • Regular gameplay interruptions
  • Some camera issues
  • Parrying takes time to master
  • Rather short story
  • Some game concepts aren't explained well, or at all
  • Raiden's "Jack the Ripper" voice is comical