There’s a new game release that’s been making a lot of noise this past week. Hi-Fi Rush was announced and released worldwide on January 25th and is already one of the most exciting surprises of 2023. Developed by Tango Gameworks and published by Bethesda Softworks, this action game is colorful, loud, and incorporates music and rhythm into every movement for a totally unique experience.
In this game, you will play the character Chai, a wannabe rockstar who goes through an experiment and has his music player accidentally fused with his heart. From then on, Chai must fight against robot-like characters to defeat the evil corporation that did this to him using the power of rock!
Keep reading for a review of Hi-Fi Rush and more information about what’s made this game such an immediate success.
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Hi-Fi Rush has officially outperformed Forspoken’s launch week sales on PC. What’s made this game such a home run? The biggest thing that people keep talking about when it comes to this game is the creativity that went into it. The gameplay is so unique in that it uses stunning visuals, an amazing soundtrack, and fun characters with great dialogue. And let’s not forget about the combat scenes. The way Chai fights the robots is unique in itself, as the character and entire game environment move to the beat of the music as he slashes the opponents.
Hi-Fi Rush has a full stack of voice actors who bring the game’s characters to life. Here’s a look at just some of the voice actors behind the characters:
Chai is played by Robbie Daymond, with Hiro Shimono doing the Japanese voice.
Peppermint is played by Erica Lindbeck.
Macaron is played by Gabe Kunda.
CNMN is played by Sunil Malhotra.
Rekka is played by Misty Lee.
Hi-Fi Rush is available on both PC and Xbox Series X|S. With 12 levels (referred to as Tracks), it takes roughly 9 to 10 hours to complete the game. Here’s a gameplay walkthrough of the full game for anyone interested:
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