Annihilate an evil penguin regime in this cinematic platform adventure game offering full solo and co-op campaigns.
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Data di rilascio: 15 ott 2012

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Acquista Rocketbirds

 

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“Rocketbirds does everything well...”
8.5/10 – Destructoid

“Rocketbirds: Hardboiled Chicken is a blast to play. A title with a silly premise, satisfying action, plenty of content (15 solo chapters and 10 co-op) and a first rate game presentation is hard not to cluck about.”
9/10 – GamePro

“This brilliant follow on from the browser based game Rocketbirds: Revolution! Is truly one of the best side scrolling platform games I’ve played in a long time.”
– 5/5 N3rdabl3

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Annihilate an evil penguin regime in this cinematic platform adventure game offering full solo and co-op campaigns.

Set out on a mission to assassinate the totalitarian penguin leader as Hardboiled Chicken. Destroy enemies with a slew of weapons and illuminate the secrets to his past while uncovering the real enemies of Albatropolis. Master fowl play in the co-op campaign as a pair of Budgie commandos on a mission to save the general's daughter. Many lives will be destroyed, countless penguins will die!

Key Features

  • Complete Solo Campaign - 15 chapters, variety of weapons and puzzles

  • Complete Co-Op Campaign - 10 chapters, 6 Budgie commando characters

  • Mini-stories – Uncover the truth about the totalitarian regime and Hardboiled's mysterious past through unlockable cut-scenes and music videos.

  • Exclusive Music – Gameplay, cut-scenes and videos set to exclusive tracks from indie rock band New World Revolution

Requisiti di sistema

Windows
Mac OS X
SteamOS + Linux
    Minimum:
    • OS:Windows XP (with Service Pack 3), Windows Vista, Windows 7
    • Processor:Dual Core with 2.0 GHz
    • Memory:1 GB RAM
    • Graphics:256 MB RAM graphics card (GF 7600 GT / Radeon X1950)
    • DirectX®:9.0oc
    • Hard Drive:At least 501 MB of free space
    • Additional:Official Microsoft XBox 360 Controllers are supported.
    Recommended:
    • Memory:2 GB RAM
    • Graphics:512 MB graphics card (ATi HD 3870 / Nvidia GeForce 9800 GT)
    Minimum:
    • OS: OS 10.6 Snow Leopard or later
    • Processor: 2.0 GHz Dual Core
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: 256 MB with Open GL 2.1
    • Disk: 550 MB
    Minimum:
    • Processor: 2.0 GHz Dual Core
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Libraries: glibc 2.7+ with 32 bit compatibility on 64 bit machines
    • Graphics: 256 MB with Open GL 2.1
    • Disk: 550 MB
Recensioni utili dai clienti
7 persone su 10 (70%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
16.1 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 1 novembre
+ short, funny and cool
+ concise and clear story
+ none useless game mechanisms or things
+ original iconic enemies
Questa recensione ti è stata utile? No
2 persone su 3 (67%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
5.1 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 10 novembre
Literally one of the best, funnest games I've ever played.
Questa recensione ti è stata utile? No
9 persone su 17 (53%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
3.5 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 5 novembre
All the stuff it does right (good art, original premise, some fun sections) is negated by its broken combat system, which often puts you in unwinnable scenarios by no fault of your own. There's no Easy mode available outright, which means there's no options for mitigating that. As much as I'd like to say it's worth it to try it out at least, I can't, unless you got it extra cheap, for free or in some bundle.
Questa recensione ti è stata utile? No
0 persone su 3 (0%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
2.9 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 1 novembre
A complete blast. Good solo, better co-op.
Questa recensione ti è stata utile? No
8 persone su 20 (40%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
0.2 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 25 ottobre
I can roll infinitely

11/10
Questa recensione ti è stata utile? No
3 persone su 14 (21%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
6.0 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 27 ottobre
my rating
10000000000000/10 xD
this game IS AMAZING just got from a humbel bundle thingy i think its called like that xD
but any ways Do you likes chickens?
do you like guns thingy ?... yea guns and bombs...xD
do want to kill anything EVEN UR CLONES? xD
Do you like controling The penguins and make them Kill the enemeis for u? xD
will i think this game is for u xD
Questa recensione ti è stata utile? No
6 persone su 30 (20%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
3.4 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 25 ottobre
Boring
Questa recensione ti è stata utile? No
2 persone su 23 (9%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
0.5 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 10 novembre
How do i play this game? I bought it expecting a in depth tutorial on how to Hardboil chicken with rockets, and was thoroughly mad to see all my kids allowence went to a game about chickens shooting other chickens, reported this to steam for violence, my kid should not be playing such foul games.
but it is actually pretty good I guess, for murdering innocent chickens...
Questa recensione ti è stata utile? No
3.0 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 17 novembre
It is a short, fun game. No aiming, just shoot left or right. For the price, this game isn't worth the time you get out of it. But, if you can get it in a bundle or for at least 80%, pick it up.
Questa recensione ti è stata utile? No
0.3 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 19 novembre
This game made ♥♥♥♥♥♥ at first but then i looked into the chickens eyes and saw that he wasn't into it. I pulled out and said, why are you being so distant. To which he replied... I got ♥♥♥♥ in my eye. 4 spooks out of 5
Questa recensione ti è stata utile? No
0.3 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 21 novembre
A platformer with a different type of characters and sense of humor
Questa recensione ti è stata utile? No
19.1 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 20 novembre
10/10

Probably the most enjoyable platformer I've played in the last years. Cool graphics, neat music and a really amusing gameplay (even better with a gamepad). The game’s humor is quite cheesy, but given the circumstance, it only makes it better.

It turns repetitive at times, but it is a platformer (remember Contra?) so it is not that bad. Then, it is sadly kinda short (however, that prevents it from getting boring).

I would not have given it 10/10 if it wasn't for its best feature.... an incredibly funny co-op mode!!! I was laughing like mad along with my wife while completing the co-op levels together. I really recommend this to whoever looking for a great local co-op option to play with a friend or family.

Probably not worth $10, but if you ever see it discounted.... JUST BUY IT!!
Questa recensione ti è stata utile? No
0.4 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 23 novembre
Okay game. Worth $2.50.
Questa recensione ti è stata utile? No
3 persone su 3 (100%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
2.7 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 13 luglio
Gioco comparso il libreria senza che nemmeno lo notassi (chissà da quale bundle sarà uscito...) e giocato in coop con un amico sotto suo consiglio.
Voi direte, beh lo recensisci dopo solamente 2.7 ore di gioco? Si, perchè l'abbiamo finito.
Esatto, il gioco è molto ma molto corto, e ci troveremo nei panni di un pollo che deve salvare la figlia di un generale (idea originale vero?) affrontando dei pinguini.
Il tutto si realizza in un gioco 2D molto simpatico e che ci permette di scegliere tra varie classi (fucile a pompa, fucile d'assalto ecc.), che però non stravolge il gioco, anzi.
Il tutto si compone in 10 capitoli, non troppi lunghi, diciamo il giusto.
E' da giocare? Si, se lo avete anche voi uscito da chissà che bundle e soprattutto con un amico.
Questa recensione ti è stata utile? No
2 persone su 2 (100%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
10.7 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 16 ottobre
L'ho acquistato tempo fa e me ne ero anche dimenticato. Ora mi manca poco per finirlo ma volevo spenderci due parole perché mi sta piacendo molto e perché secondo me è un po' troppo sottovalutato. Già, forse perché un Rambo pollo che combatte contro un regime totalitario non è un'idea troppo originale. Già, forse. Però a mio avviso, apparte che in circolazione c'è di peggio, e molto, non bisogna fermarsi alle apparenze, perché alla fine è accattivante, ti prende, hai voglia di scoprire cosa diavolo sia successo a questo pollo e spaccare tanti sederi di pinguini nazisti comandati da un dittatore cinese. Il tutto accompagnato da una colonna sonora che "wow!!!1111!!" (cit.) e da cinematiche davvero carine. Tanto accattivante quanto corto però. Soprattutto in multiplayer, 10 capitoli a dispetti dei 15 in single... Secondo me è questa la sua unica pecca ma ne vale proprio la pena.
E forse i movimenti legnosi, ma ripeto: secondo me è sottovaluto.
Se lo trovate in offerta... PRENDETELO.

Voto: 4/5

Edit: Oggi ho finito il gioco... bè, aspetterò il seguito ;)
Questa recensione ti è stata utile? No
17 persone su 18 (94%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
4.6 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 14 settembre
I love this game. This gem was clearly inspired by Rolling Thunder, with a bit of Astroid (old arcade game from the 80's) inspired segments thrown in. I can't say too many harsh things about it, but its really a great game in my personal opinion. The game is a bit short, but being im not a fan of excessively long games, the shortness of the game is much welcome. The soundtrack is also outstanding. The sounds of indie rock music that plays between cut scenes and gameplay is welcome and wonderfully fits the game's mood. The run and gun game play is also just as satisfying. I would recommend this game to anyone who are into old school run and gun games like rolling thunder and, hell even dirty harry for the NES. This is definitely a worthy purchase for future buyers.
Questa recensione ti è stata utile? No
18 persone su 29 (62%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
4.6 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 6 settembre
It's enjoyable enough, easy, not much/any challenge. You just kind of roll through it & the end is nigh.

A kiddies' version of Mark of the Ninja, except the gushing blood, & adult themes of cut-scenes preclude children from playing it.

Get Mark of the Ninja instead.
Questa recensione ti è stata utile? No
5 persone su 6 (83%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
4.0 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 16 agosto
(I only finished the single player campagin)
This game had great potential to become a great indie game, but unfortunately the game is broken, it feels like a rushed product. Here are my reasons:
1. Unfriendly controls (I used a Xbox 360 controller)
2. Combat system is broken (The only trick to win gunfights is to shoot the enemy before they spam bullets at you)
3. turrets makes no sense ( Well, the moment you forget to dodge, you are instantly dead, which makes people feels unfair for unreasonable deaths)
4. Boss fight is frustrating and broken and BORING
5. There is no actual reason to switch to your pistol after getting the rifles /shotgun /machinegun (you can only burst fire the machine gun, seriously?) Most games have weapon swaping mechanic because each weapon has its own advantages but pistols have NO advantage in any aspect in comparison to the other weapons
6. Grenades does not fit in combat, i repeat, grenades does not work well in combat.

In my opinion the game does not worth 10 buck. And I will give it a 5/10 for being an incomplete game.
Questa recensione ti è stata utile? No
7 persone su 10 (70%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
0.9 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 17 ottobre
I originally got this game in a bundle, and was intending to trade it away because I didn't want it in my backlog. On a random whim, I decided to try it as a filler game, and was very surprised with the quality of what I played.

If you like fairly casual, side-scrolling action, and pump-you-up music, then you will enjoy this game.

The aesthetics are quite good - the detail in the environment and characters is well-done, and the art-style pops out nicely. The music is very good if you don't mind rock-style - the cutscenes pump you up, and the story is decent (and comical at times).

The controls are very basic and easy to pick up. The tutorials are quick and helpful, instructing you on new game mechanics as they are introduced. The learning curve is minimal, however, the most difficult part of the game is probably timing your attacks, as you can get swarmed from both the left and right sides at any time. Because you (and your enemies) can air juggle with attacks (popping a character up and stun-locking them with bullet fire), if you let even a single enemy get a shot on you, you can quickly find yourself in a dangerous situation. Choosing both the appropriate weapon and timing your attacks will ensure your survival.

Gameplay is very linear, however, there are parts where you are required to backtrack a bit. Many of the "puzzles" require you to collect various colored keycards and/or push and pull crates to allow you to reach higher ledges. There are collectibles in the form of signs that you can reach for extra achievements - some of which take extra effort and intuition to find.

Some of the weapons you will find as you progress include a submachine gun and a shotgun. The submachine gun is fantastic for juggling opponents, but does very little damage. While the shotgun is deadly at close range, it is an ammo-eating monster, and can cause you to get overwhelmed if you are attack from the opposite side (as its bullets cannot reach an enemy on the opposite end of the screen). Health and ammo crates are usually common throughout the level, and enemies seem to always drop a small amount of ammo. Ammunition is shared among all weapons, and you do not have to reload, ensuring that action is constant and rapid.

Later, you unlock a mind-control grenade that allows you to take over enemies, which is essential for continuing the game in many levels. Whenever you take control of an enemy, the script they go through is very comical. Sometimes, I use this weapon just for fun, and to watch the same script over and over again.

Overall, the game can be a lot of mindless fun, will be enjoyed by 2D-platformer enthusiasts. A good game for casual, time-filling gameplay.

Recommend!

Cheers,
DJSF @DJSF's Rogue Reviews
Questa recensione ti è stata utile? No
3 persone su 3 (100%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
1.0 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 15 settembre
It's a dog. Love the style, and it's pretty, and even has 3D support, but you know. It's just not fun. The mechanics for co-op are especially pitiful, but the game is the same, except for a bunch of areas where you have to jump on the other guys back to get through.
Questa recensione ti è stata utile? No