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BIT.TRIP Presents: Runner 2, Future Legend of Rhythm Alien

New Bit.Trip Runner2 characters like disco apparently

2:30 PM on 07.12.2013 // Kyle MacGregor

Watch the 'Good Friends' bond over a line dance

Yes, that's Commander Video getting down on the dance floor with Cave Story's Quote. Bit.Trip Presents Runner2 is pretty cool like that. Gaijin Games released a downloadable character pack for its rhythmic platformer yesterday, bringing icons like Spelunky Guy and Portal 2's Atlas under one roof.

After spending some time with Runner2's burgeoning cast, I can safely say that the expanded roster doesn't really have an impact on the gameplay in any significant way. And yet, you get to play as Super Meat Boy antagonist Dr. Fetus whilst riding a unicycle with a saw blade for a wheel. It's amazing. And for just a couple bucks? Well, that's worth it for the novelty alone.

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destructoid's previous coverage:
BIT.TRIP Presents: Runner 2, Future Legend of Rhythm Alien

  Dec 12

Runner2 releasing on Vita in less than a week

I heard you like running, so we put Runner2 on a portable so you can run while you run...

  Oct 31

Gaijin Games releases iOS version of Bit.Trip Runner2

Bit.Trip Run! available now via the App Store

  Jul 11

Portal, Spelunky characters join Bit.Trip Runner2 cast

So indie it hurts -- in a good way, of course

  Feb 26

Runner2 first on Wii U and Steam, other versions dated

PlayStation Network release happening in March

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