KickBeat: Special Edition for PlayStation 4
PS4

KickBeat: Special Edition

Sep 16, 2014
7.52
playscore
Average
1341st of 6331

Trailer, Gameplay, & Screenshots

About this game

Developer: Zen Studios
Content Rating: Teen

Summary

KickBeat offers players several innovative ways to interact with music. The game combines beat-matching mechanics with an acrobatic style of martial arts, turning every song into a raucous battle. The game also features a music analyzer that allows players to create new tracks from their own music libraries.

This Special Edition of KickBeat adds a bunch of new features, additional soundtracks, and other enhancements to the original campaign.

Gamer Reviews

223 Reviews
8.48

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Critic Reviews

7 Reviews
6.55
Graham BanasSep 22, 2014
KickBeat: Special Edition is a solid enough game, but it never does anything beyond its initial concept to make it feel unique. Decent presentation and a comical plot help to balance out boring gameplay and a disappointing soundtrack, culminating in a release that neither looks good nor bad on the dancefloor.
Paulmichael ContrerasSep 19, 2014
So you get almost the same game as before, with a couple of bonus tracks. The gameplay remains the same, but the graphics have been upgraded to 1080p at 60 frames-per-second. But with the painful omission of custom soundtracks, there is little incentive to re-visit the game once you’ve completed it, and even less after you collect all the stars in the campaign. ...Here’s hoping a PS4 firmware update coupled with a title update will enable custom soundtracks, or at least for some DLC tracks.
Andrew StretchOct 10, 2014
This game might not be fun if you're looking for the next DDR but for fans of rhythm games and want a challenge then KickBeat may be the next best game for you!