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Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition

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Recommendation: Play It
Median Score: 90/100
Total Reviews: 87

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Critics Consensus: This is an excellent expanded re-release. While the Future Connected chapter feels uninspired, a number of graphical and technical improvements makes this the best way to play one of the finest RPGs available.
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Critic Reviews: 87

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Game Info

GAME INFO

Discover the origins of Shulk as he and his companions clash against a seemingly-unstoppable mechanical menace. Wield a future-seeing blade, chain together attacks, and carefully position your party members in strategic, real-time combat as you journey across a massive world.

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High Score - 100/100
Low Score - 70/100

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46% of scored reviews fell within the range of 86 to 92 / 100

Critics Consensus

# Reviews: 87

This is an excellent expanded re-release. While the Future Connected chapter feels uninspired, a number of graphical and technical improvements makes this the best way to play one of the finest RPGs available.

Travis Northup (IGN)

8/10

“The new Future Connected story chapter isn’t particularly inspired, but the impressive graphical overhaul and welcome (if small) quality-of-life improvements make this the best version of Xenoblade Chronicles we’ve ever had.”

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GameCentral (Metro GameCentral)

9/10

“One of the best Japanese role-players of last generation is still one of the best on current formats, with an excellent remaster that includes a generous amount of new content.”

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Jacob Dekker (GameSpot)

9/10

“Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition makes smart updates to the original game while adding a fantastic new epilogue that makes the journey well worth taking a decade later.”

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