Gravity Rush 2 Review (PS4)- Gameplay, Pros & Cons

Gravity Rush 2 Review (PS4)- Gameplay, Pros & Cons

Yet another action adventure game for Play Station 4 family developed by SIE Japan Studio and Project Siren. Gravity Rush 2 is a sequel to Gravity Rush. The name gravity rush itself conveys a message that this gameplay goes by gravity with action elements for movements and navigation throughout. As a sequel, the game will start where Gravity Rush has stopped. The main characters from Gravity rush will appear in this game as well. Kat, a girl who has the ability to control gravity on her body and her friend Raven are main characters in this game who will perform all adventure action in an ethnic city located around South America or south Asia. Along with action and adventure, the ability to change Gravity styles by Kat and jumping in the air adds more fun to this beautiful art game.

Gravity Rush 2

Developer(s)SIE Japan Studio
Project Siren
Publisher(s)Sony Interactive Entertainment
Director(s)Keiichiro Toyama
Composer(s)Kohei Tanaka
SeriesGravity Rush
Platform(s)PlayStation 4
Release date(s)
  • AUS: January 18, 2017
  • EU: January 18, 2017
  • JP: January 19, 2017
  • NA: January 20, 2017
  • UK: January 20, 2017
Genre(s)Action-adventure, action role-playing
Mode(s)Single-player

Gameplay:

Gravity Rush 2 is heavier than its previous version and the look and feel of this game are excellent. Controlling this game is easier and simpler, compared to its previous game. As a gamer, you have to play Kat’s role to participate in this beautiful gameplay. The art style and mind blowing physics is an added advantage to this wonderful game. The key to survival through the game relies on how you control Kat and her moves and utilize right gravity option at right instance without wasting Kat’s energy.

As a player you can choose from 3 different gravity styles designed for Kat, one style is carry forwarded from the previous version Gravity Rush and other two styles are Lunar and Jupiter. The names itself indicates one is lighter and the other is heavier. As per science, Jupiter is the heaviest planet in the solar system, so developers choose Jupiter name to the heavier style and Lunar to the lighter style. Lunar style gives Kat more speed and ability to jump higher. Jupiter style adds more action to this game because with this style, Kat can attack enemies with a lot of force and penetrating power. Kat’s friend Raven is AI controlled and helps Kat during battles.

Kat can chat with the city’s residents, toss gang ciphers, and people’s reaction resembles real life reactions, which are good in this gameplay to add more natural flavors to this wonderful game. As mentioned earlier, few main characters from previous game Gravity Rush will return to the game. Along with Friend Raven’s return to the enemy, Nevi will be back with few new enemies (human soldiers and combat mechs). Gravity Rush 2 is more powerful than its previous game and the gameplay is between 20-40 hours long.

PROS and CONS of Gravity Rush 2

Pros of Gravity Rush 2

  • The introduction of new gravity modes to Kat’s character is excellent.
  • New cities in the game are more lively and colorful
  • New gravity styles, Lunar and Jupiter, are really good in the game

Cons Of Gravity Rush 2

  • Gravity Rush 2 could be improved in areas like battling humanoid enemies than the amorphous blobs rather most concentration is on customizing Kat’s costumes, sewer-pipe bedroom, and Animal Crossing-style.
  • Going upside-down is little confusing throughout the gameplay

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Conclusion:

Gravity Rush 2 is really fun packed action adventure game with new gravity elements specially designed for Playstation 4. This game is more enjoyable in HD environment or with 4K TV. This game becomes better as you progress more with a lot of fun filled environment. A new city in this game with variations like blue skies and areas that are very gloomy differentiates the game from other action adventure games. As a gamer, you play the role of Kat, so you must master three unique gravity styles as she takes on enemies and massive bosses.

Gravity Rush 2 Review (PS4)- Gameplay, Pros & Cons
4.2 (83.91%) 46 votes