Muse Dash is a mobile rhythm game developed by PeroPeroGames, and published by XD Network in Japan and hasuhasu outside of Japan. It was initially released for iOS and Android in June 2018. It combines aspects of action games and music games, using an anime art style in the form of a 2D side-scrolling video game.

Muse Dash
Muse Dash cover.jpg
Developer(s)PeroPeroGames
Publisher(s)XD Network, hasuhasu
Platform(s)iOS
Android
Steam (Microsoft Windows, Mac OS)
Nintendo Switch
ReleaseiOS: June 14, 2018
Android: June 15, 2018
Steam: June 20, 2019
Nintendo Switch: June 20, 2019
Genre(s)Rhythm game
Mode(s)Single player

GameplayEdit

In Muse Dash, players defeat enemies and avoid obstacles originating from the right side of the screen by pressing buttons or tapping the screen in accordance with the beat of the song playing in the background. Difficulty settings exist for most songs, allowing the game to cater to multiple skill levels.[1][2][3]

The playable characters in Muse Dash are called Muses. Each Muse has her own maximum health and passive skill, depending on the selected costume.

ReceptionEdit

Nintendo World Report rated Muse Dash with an 8.5/10, saying that it has a "fun and colorful presentation".[8] Cgmagonline reviewed and rated Muse Dash 8/10 in 2019, comment, "Muse Dash offers enough quality content to keep rhythm game fans busy for a long time"[9]

Mike Fahey of Kotaku praised that "Rhythm games don't get much simpler and sweeter than Muse Dash", saying that it controls with just two buttons, the music selection is wonderful, and the characters are charming.[10]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Muse Dash Switch review - "A colourful, incredibly niche rhythm action title"". Pocket Gamer. June 19, 2019. Retrieved 2021-11-09.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  2. ^ "Muse Dash review: Tenacious new tunes". Shacknews. June 27, 2019. Retrieved 2021-11-09.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  3. ^ "Muse Dash - レビュー". IGN Japan (in Japanese). June 29, 2019. Retrieved 2021-11-09.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  4. ^ "Muse Dash for Switch Reviews - Metacritic". Metacritic. Retrieved 19 April 2022.
  5. ^ Erskine, Donovan (June 27, 2019). "Muse Dash review: Tenacious new tunes". Shacknews. Retrieved 19 April 2022.
  6. ^ "Muse Dash (Switch eShop) Game Profile". Nintendo Life. Retrieved 19 April 2022.
  7. ^ "Muse Dash". Pocket Gamer. Steel Media. Retrieved 19 April 2022.
  8. ^ Koopman, Daan (1 October 2019). "Muse Dash Review - Review". Nintendo World Report. Retrieved 2021-09-21.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  9. ^ Remington, Joseph (2 July 2019). "Muse Dash Review - CGMagazine". cgmagonline. Retrieved 2021-09-21.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  10. ^ Fahey, Mike (19 June 2019). "Rhythm Games Don't Get Much Simpler And Sweeter Than Muse Dash". Kotaku. Retrieved 19 April 2022.

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