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The new Strider is apparently full of Capcom references

5:30 PM on 03.03.2014 // Conrad Zimmerman
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That's what this video tells me

Capcom-Unity has posted this new video pointing out some of the cameos, references and easter eggs one could discover in Strider. The franchise has a long history, despite how relatively few releases have come in that time, and this video shows how mindful the developers were of that. There's at least a little something included from almost every game in the series just in what's shown here.

I've had enough to play for the moment that I've been able to resist plonking down on Strider, but the reviews and comments from the cohort here have made it more challenging. Now that I know they're using classic "Pow" icons, how can I resist?




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destructoid's previous coverage:
Strider


  Feb 18

Review: Strider

Hiryu is back, and better than ever


  Feb 05

Strider release date announced

Set for digital release on February 18 and will feature additonal modes


  Nov 21

Can you guess which console these Strider screens are for

Lots of extras are in tow when the game drops


  Oct 08

Strider looks nice when it's being played by a pro

But will that sense of speed remain constant?


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