Bleeding Edge is an online multiplayer combat video game developed by Ninja Theory and Published by Xbox Game Studios. This game is for the maniacs with a mind to put themselves into never-ending immersing combats and to maneuver it like Tekken games.
While the story in the game is not so appraisable but wait for combat, games are meant to be like it, and when a game is delivering such an engaging combat experience, this thing could always be avoidable.
The residents of the world featured in the game are just more into the future, and they have started remodeling themselves with mechanic arms and different abilities specializing in the killing.
Characters in Bleeding Edge
Each character in this game has a specialty in killing with all equipped in their dashing murderous moves. The game features a hoard of at least 12 characters with four maps to move around in the game.
Apart from that, each character is equipped with their own set of special moves, can perform a combination of steps killing swiftly who comes in your way. All characters can vary according to their abilities; for example, you can choose from a tanker, attackers, or support characters.
For instance, a character Nighoggr had the ability to run swiftly and is equipped with his noisy guitar, which has the ability to gather a lot of damage. Another character El Bastardo, who actually is a heavy tank, will have all skills from firing machine guns to occasionally launching monstrous cannonballs. Characters in this game are quite tough to master, and it could take you a hefty amount of time to master his moves, but once you master that, you are all ready to become the next Mr. Phenomenal.
The game also involves leveling up your character and equipping them with the latest moves by taking up the items on the map. All characters are also equipped with their unique super abilities to pull out on the timer in the fight, so you have to continuously practice on your moves and timing meters.
Bleeding Edge Gameplay
The game comes with two unique modes, namely objective control and Power collection. Power collection contains racing into different levels by killing enemies and collecting power cells, which a player will deposit at the affixed place.
The Objective control level is a domination mode where you struggle and combat to keep alive the three already given points and then dominating at least two points to win the match.
Played on a landscape map, featured with different levels, a player will have to run onto further levels by looking for a spot to jump onto players. Boost circles are available through levels giving an unprecedented jump into another level. Most fights in the game are brawls between different online players where two players can team up to take on one, or maybe three deciding to bash 2.
Moreover, this game demands maneuvering through levels because it could actually take several levels to scheme the combat.
However, the match is played for at least 10 minutes, which offers the same opportunity for the player to do so too. The combat is basically hack and slash with player beautifully engaging in one on one combats. However, some characters in the game could well also involve themselves in ranged combat, like sniping from far away, etc.
There are also four maps available in the game, namely Aqueducts, Boneyard, Jersey Sink, and Sky garden. Each map type has its own set environment and components, Like Aqueducts have a technologically devastated environment with the vulnerability of a shock every time. However, Boneyard is a map full of fire rain from the sky, which is unleashed by missiles.
Combat in Bleeding Edge
The trailer of this combat headbanger showed combat elements everyone would admire. A hero brawler action-packed with stylishly beautiful moves is an opportunity to experience another Tekken experience.
The chaotically scattered things in the arenas, the lethargic synergically colorful environment, and vibrant move sets can be a treat to any combat lover. Every member of the video game will have three special abilities and an option to choose from two super moves, while basic abilities include regular attacking, dodging, parrying, and jumping.
A character, for instance, Daemon, is a ninja who can put an enemy to sleep, thrust at them, and perform a sprinkle of time slowdown. The special ability bar gets filled by rapidly striking enemies, performing combos, and performing chain of moves together. Characters in the combat are also customizable with mods, which are three for each type of character, mods are usually garnered by leveling up and enhancing special abilities in combat.
There are game modes in the game for a player to select, with the game offering a lot of space for strategy and communicating with the teammate.
Bleeding Edge Heroes
Daemon is a ninja assassin who is set out on revenge against his mother with his gang of digital fighters. Though the storyline in the game could well not be so appealing, still every character in the game will have his own story. Also, before every match starts, the match would be commenced with a regular hooting or heated argument between the players, which looks great.
Bleeding edge purportedly showcases its striking sense of style in its character designs, which could well range from a geek history professor who has turned himself into an immortal mechanic snake with a deadly fang. We could also see Daemon wearing a stylish cap tangled with white horns and devious teeth. Another Character an African Xhosa warrior Miko, who wears a metallic skull with real bump horns taped around it coalesced with his dreadful physical design.
The game also contains customizable character skins, and a player can well customize his hoverboard too, which players use to transport themselves swiftly into different levels.
Bleeding Edge Release date and platform support
This game is reportedly scheduled to release on March 24, 2020. However, its technical alpha test was already in progress since June 2019 and was open for users who had signed up from the Bleeding Edge’s website. It will now be available on just Xbox One and PC.