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  • Summary: Starlink: Battle for Atlas is an action-adventure game through which you assemble a custom Starship model mounted to your game controller to launch into an interplanetary adventure. Lead a group of heroic interstellar pilots who use modular starships to mix and match their unique gear andStarlink: Battle for Atlas is an action-adventure game through which you assemble a custom Starship model mounted to your game controller to launch into an interplanetary adventure. Lead a group of heroic interstellar pilots who use modular starships to mix and match their unique gear and skills on the fly. Travel the stars to unite the galaxy against villainous destructive forces. Modular, customizable starships: Mix and match pilots, hulls, wings, and weapons to assemble the starship of your dreams with a level of customization and creativity. Changes to your physical ship instantly appear in-game allowing you to immediately jump into the battle. Starships at your fingertips - Take control of your starship in a whole new way. Your custom starship attaches directly to your game controller as you pilot through Atlas. Open, living star system - Travel seamlessly through the vast exotic alien worlds of the Atlas Star System, full of unique challenges to discover and overcome. Explore 7 massive unique planets and space. Plus, fly directly from the planet into space for more battles and back to another world. Creative combat - Build your unique play style. Experiment with different pilot abilities and weapons to discover and unleash devastating combos upon your enemies and overcome deadly challenges. [Ubisoft] Expand
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Starlink: Battle For Atlas - Official Star Fox Trailer | E3 2018
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 39 out of 63
  2. Negative: 2 out of 63
  1. Oct 15, 2018
    100
    Regardless of which version you purchase, Starlink: Battle For Atlas will provide one of the best console space shooters in years, and is now my favorite Star Fox game of all time.
  2. NF Magazine
    Feb 26, 2019
    85
    Starlink as a new franchise isn't perfect, but it's still a whole lot of fun. [Issue #37 – January/February 2019, p. 71]
  3. Oct 22, 2018
    80
    A title that begs for a sequel. As a proof of concept, it’s an absolute success as there are plenty of impressive moments and pieces of tech that help it stand out from other massive action games.
  4. Oct 15, 2018
    75
    As conflicted as I am about Starlink Battle for Atlas, one thing is clear: if you’re buying it, you should definitely get the Nintendo Switch version. Not because you get the extra Star Fox content, but rather two in-game starships — that advantage means your chances for survival instantly double without breaking the bank.
  5. Oct 31, 2018
    75
    Starlink: Battle for Atlas can become a good starting point for a new franchise with a toys-to-life concept done the right way. Sadly, its repetitive nature lacks the ingredients to keep you hooked.
  6. Oct 23, 2018
    70
    Starlink Battle For Atlas is probably the best way of doing a toys-to-life game, but the game itself is a bit repetitive. Thankfully the fights are spectacular and there are many amazing combo's to make, which kind of saves the game.
  7. Oct 17, 2018
    30
    Before you know it, Starlink turns playing with toys into something that feels an awful lot like work.

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 45 out of 57
  2. Negative: 5 out of 57
  1. Mar 4, 2019
    10
    The game is most worth it when bought digitally and played on the Switch. As a person who does not like exploring, this game made me likeThe game is most worth it when bought digitally and played on the Switch. As a person who does not like exploring, this game made me like exp;loring. The fights are amazing and the Starfox missions just adds to that Expand
  2. Oct 18, 2018
    10
    The best Starfox game since the one from N64. Don't care about the rest of the game, Starfox is best.
  3. Oct 16, 2018
    10
    Having such a blast with it. This game will be for you if 1) you like spaceships customization 2) well crafted space shooter gameplay 3)Having such a blast with it. This game will be for you if 1) you like spaceships customization 2) well crafted space shooter gameplay 3) STARFOX! The story is simple enough that you can simply enjoy it, the controls are tight and well thought and the universe is so cool to explore. The fact that you can take this with you on the go is so amazing! A must buy. Expand
  4. Apr 2, 2019
    9
    StarLink (or should I say StarFox) Battle for Atlas is a fantastic open world/space shoot-em-up game, although the storyline may be StarLink'sStarLink (or should I say StarFox) Battle for Atlas is a fantastic open world/space shoot-em-up game, although the storyline may be StarLink's weakest point what I really admire about the game is all the attention to detail that they put into all the ships they created and all the battles in combat that you get to participate in heck even the voice acting is really good, while there are so many good things I can say about the game I still have to mention there are a few problems as well such as Texter Poppins and stuff not loading properly but these problems range from minor to nonexistent, overall the game is just a blast to play you'll actually forget about all the bad things that happen in game, UBIsoft did a great job integrating StarFox into a new universe that's why I'm giving the game a 9/10, there is still room for improvement but for now this is one of the best "StarFox" games I have ever played Expand
  5. Aug 31, 2019
    8
    Starlink: Battle for Atlas... Es un juego para sumergirse explorar. Es amplio, el sistema de juego es muy bueno tanto como en físico como enStarlink: Battle for Atlas... Es un juego para sumergirse explorar. Es amplio, el sistema de juego es muy bueno tanto como en físico como en digital es ampliamente dinámico... Creo que lo malo es lo repetitivo que puede tender a ser el juego pero al ser un universo tan amplio lo podrían nutrir muy bien con un dlc o expansión que le saque más jugo a todo esto por que las piezas están allí.... Expand
  6. Dec 26, 2018
    8
    I bought the digital version and it's a good game. There are a lot of repetition but the worlds are diverse to look at. Overall, I am veryI bought the digital version and it's a good game. There are a lot of repetition but the worlds are diverse to look at. Overall, I am very happy with this game. Expand
  7. Dec 28, 2018
    0
    300 dollars for essentially a no mans sky clone, you have got to be kidding me...

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