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  • Summary: Help Musashi end the Empire's tyrannical monopoly of the world's sushi supply by becoming a Sushi Striker! Devour conveyor-belt sushi, matching plates and sushi types to defeat any enemy or boss who stands between you and victory. Befriend Sushi Sprites and use their powerful skills inHelp Musashi end the Empire's tyrannical monopoly of the world's sushi supply by becoming a Sushi Striker! Devour conveyor-belt sushi, matching plates and sushi types to defeat any enemy or boss who stands between you and victory. Befriend Sushi Sprites and use their powerful skills in battle. Deliciously strategic action-RPG-puzzle battles await! Expand

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 27 out of 44
  2. Negative: 0 out of 44
  1. 95
    Sushi Striker is a diamond in the rough in Nintendo’s Switch lineup. This offbeat and peculiar puzzle game takes a ridiculous concept and manages to shape it into a shockingly deep, balanced, and varied low-key masterpiece. I was looking forward to checking this game out since it was shown off, but I never expected it to be this good. Don’t sleep on Sushi Striker, but be mindful that you’ll probably really want to eat sushi after playing it for a while.
  2. Jun 6, 2018
    85
    Sushi Striker is a surprising title, a striking example of Nintendo's virtuous politics.
  3. 80
    Despite some wonky controls, Sushi Striker's insanely colorful presentation and stable of silly characters make it one of the strongest puzzle games currently available on the Nintendo Switch.
  4. 77
    Despite a certain repetitiveness and joy-con imperfect controls, Sushi Striker: The Way of Sushido is a delightful variation of the classic Match 3 in Bejeweled style, with some elements nicely taken from Puzzle Quest.
  5. Jun 9, 2018
    74
    If you're looking for a wacky and colourful competitive puzzler that can be enjoyed by casual and hardcore gamers alike then Sushi Striker is a solid experience. Just don't expect it to be as fulfilling as consuming 100 plates of raw fish.
  6. Jun 22, 2018
    70
    An enjoyable puzzle adventure with an excess of charm behind its silly characters and lovable premise. However, its lacklustre presentation and 3DS origins mean the overall package suffers on Nintendo Switch. It simply doesn’t look very good, which is detrimental for a puzzler so reliant on its outlandish world.
  7. Jul 15, 2018
    60
    Despite its engaging story and charming characters, Sushi Striker: The Way of Sushido undergoes a significant setback when you take its gameplay and controls into consideration.

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 4 out of 9
  2. Negative: 2 out of 9
  1. Jun 8, 2018
    10
    Sushi Striker: Way of Sushido is a creative and incredibly fun videogame. It's not a piece of art, although it has a fun, light-hearted andSushi Striker: Way of Sushido is a creative and incredibly fun videogame. It's not a piece of art, although it has a fun, light-hearted and creative plot, but that's okay: this game is not made to be taken seriously. It's not the big single-player epic, but it's a near flawless action-RPG-puzzler videogame, and it fits the switch fantastically. This game, whatsoever, is not for everyone, but for those who enjoy it, it's a masterpiece. Since there hasn't really been any game like this before, I recommend anyone interested to check the free demo in the Nintendo Switch EShop( although personally I think the 3DS version is superior in almost every way besides graphics). A common complaint among people who haven't played the game is the price, but this game is well worth 50 Dollars. I've played the game non-stop(14 hours), and I'm about 20% in the story mode. There is also online play, beautiful graphics and a concept never found in any game before. (It has nothing to do with bad Match-3 mobile games). Expand
  2. Jun 8, 2018
    10
    This review contains spoilers, click expand to view. I'm definitely liking this game. The only "rush" is the 7 seconds you get to link all the sushi you can to kick your opponents a$$ lol
    The storyline is well thought out, dialog is hilarious, art style is perfect, and the voice acting fits. You can replay older levels to level up and there's no limit to how many times you can do so. If I could liken these to a game or two...I guess I'd say any match 3 or more with Pokémon (Sprites).
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  3. Dec 30, 2018
    10
    I pirated this game and it turned out to be awesome so the least i could do is leave a 10/10 review here
  4. Jul 30, 2018
    7
    "Sushi Striker: The Way of Sushido" es un juego más de unir piezas de colores iguales pero con un giro y varias mecánicas que le dan mucha"Sushi Striker: The Way of Sushido" es un juego más de unir piezas de colores iguales pero con un giro y varias mecánicas que le dan mucha personalidad y rejugabilidad. La historia es algo básica pero ayuda a darle un sentido a los personajes y a la artística.
    El juego consta de crear múltiples conexiones largas de platos del mismo color y utilizarlas como ataques para vencer a oponentes en una competencia de bajarse la barra de vida. Los controles se sienten extraños, pero el modo táctil responde muy bien, no es tan satisfactorio como la pantalla táctil de 3DS pero la Switch responde firme. Además del juego en si hay personajes acompañantes que te dan personalización por sobre el estilo de juego que uno quiera tener, por lo que el juego tiene un ajuste similar a lo brindado en Puyo Puyo Tetris.
    En general es un juego que no es para todos, pero si eres fanático de los puzzles vale la pena probarlo, me falta experimentarlo en 3DS pero en Switch el juego se disfruta bastante aunque la pantalla de la tableta no tiene ese acojinamiento que si tiene la consola portátil de 2 pantallas.
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  5. Feb 18, 2019
    7
    50€/$ is way too much for this
    it's clearly made for stylus
    but with touch it's not that bad either english dub is bad.. really bad.. I
    50€/$ is way too much for this
    it's clearly made for stylus
    but with touch it's not that bad either
    english dub is bad.. really bad.. I wish they had left the japanese one
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  6. Dec 21, 2018
    6
    Sushi Striker es un juego casual pero más tirando a juego de móvil.
    Consiste en combinar una serie de tipos de sushi para acumular puntos y
    Sushi Striker es un juego casual pero más tirando a juego de móvil.
    Consiste en combinar una serie de tipos de sushi para acumular puntos y vencer al rival:
    + Modo historia bueno.
    + Tiene multijugador
    + Es fácil de jugar, aunque requiere un poquitín de tiempo para los combos avanzados.
    + Es divertido.
    - Increíblemente, como otros juegos de Switch, no se puede poner en idioma japonés. Esto es malo debido a que el doblaje en inglés es altamente deficiente, como lo suelen ser sus mayorías de doblajes.
    Esto le quita mucha inmersión a la historia y personajes, que nada tienen que ver con sus voces en inglés.
    - Precio muy caro para lo que es el juego: $40. Realmente no vale ese precio.
    - Puede llegar a aburrir en poco tiempo, no hay mucho que explotar para ser sinceros luego de saber "todo".
    Calficación. 6 / 10. Precio recomendado
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  7. Jul 13, 2018
    0
    An actual mobile game that is on the Switch for way too much money. Should have been $10 at most.

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