- Bionic Commando Rearmed
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- Release Date (US):
- August 14th, 2008
- Release Date (UK):
- August 15th, 2008
- Online Players:
- M [Mature]
- PSU Rank:
- 139 of 1169 Games
- PSU Rank on PSN:
- 6 of 0 Games
- Additional Information:
- Also available on PC and Xbox 360
About Bionic Commando Rearmed
Bionic Commando Rearmed is an update / homage to the classic 8-bit NES game.
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Capcom delivers an absolute stellar remake in Bionic Commando Rearmed. Not only is this action-packed outing as great as the original NES release, Rearmed delivers an entirely revamped experience for this generation than only adds to its appeal.
- Stunning visuals
- Bionic Arm
- Two-player co-op
- Top-down portions are dull
- No online co-op
How often have you heard the word “remake” and cringed? Most likely more than you’d care to remember. It’s been 20 years since Capcom first released Bionic Commando for the original NES, and it's making a return in the form of a PlayStation Network download. While remakes often cause indescribable disappointment, Bionic Commando Rearmed finds itself in a league of its own -- in a good way. Where others ...
Unlockable: Harder Difficulty
To unlock a harder difficulty level, beat the game once through in its entirety on the default difficulty setting.
Unlockable: Secret Rooms
Enter the cheats below at the game’s title screen (where it tells you to press start) to unlock the secret room listed.
- Aaron Sedillo Room - Right, Down, Left, Up, L1, R1, Triangle, Triangle, X, X, Start...
Bionic Commando Rearmed News
After receiving much feedback from the community, Capcom USA and GRIN decided to update Bionic Commando Rearmed. Trophies aren’t the only part of the update; there is also a bug fix for the Super Joe Machine Gun: on all difficulty levels, the upgraded gun becomes more powerful, instead of ...
Capcom’s Ben Judd has confirmed the sale of over 130,000 copies of Bionic Commando Rearmed in the first week alone, setting a new benchmark for downloadable titles. “That may not seem impressive compared to package titles that sell in the millions but compared to other digital titles ...
As many of you may be aware, Capcom held a contest in which people across the internet were able to submit challenge rooms for their recently released Bionic Commando Rearmed. Aaron Sedillo came out victorious as his design was chosen to accompany rooms created by IGN, GamesRadar, and Eurogamer to b...
Bionic Commando may already be out, but this trailer deserves to be watched. Bionic Commando Rearmed sees a return of the intense 2D side scrolling, shooting and grappling action from the much-loved 1988 Bionic Commando on the original 8-bit Nintendo Entertainment System. Rearmed b...
Bionic Commando Rearmed is out now on the European PlayStation Network. Yeah, we were kind of surprised too. Bypassing Europe's regular PSN update, Bionic Commando Rearmed has stealthily slipped onto the PlayStation Store. The game is £6.99 for UK residents and €9.99 for everyone else...
Another week, another fantastic PlayStation Store update delivered in North America. This week marks the release of the highly-anticipated Bionic Commando Rearmed, as well as the surprise release of the classic Street Fighter Alpha. If you're looking for some free content, there's a whopping four de...
If you've been itching to try out the highly-anticipated remake of the classic Bionic Commando, now is your chance. Bionic Commando Rearmed is now available on the Japanese PlayStation Store. In addition to the full game, an English language demo is available for download. Clocking in at 374MB, ...
Capcom has confirmed that its upcoming downloadable title Bionic Commando: Rearmed will be released via the PlayStation Store on August 14, 2008. As previously mentioned here on PSU, the game will retail for approximately USD 9.99, and will be preceded by an Xbox LIVE Arcade release on August 13....
Capcom’s Ben Judd has revealed the forthcoming revamped NES classic Bionic Commando Rearmed is tentatively scheduled for release this July. The game was originallly intended to release last month, but was subsequently pushed back for reasons unknown. Details on pricing for individual forma...
Capcom has confirmed via the official Bionic Commando Rearmed website that the upcoming downloadable title has been delayed beyond its intended May release window. Speaking in the “Communicator” section of the game’s official web page, the publisher stated, "All we can tel...
Bionic Commando Rearmed Features
The digital delights of Sony’s scrumptious PlayStation Network service know no bounds. Aside from letting punters compete in online gaming, stream films, browse the Internet and more, its premier attraction rests in the copious supply of downloadable games ripe for the picking. From PSN exclus...
With Bionic Commando Rearmed nearing completion, PSU decided we'd poke our heads in and talk to Capcom about bringing the series back to life, and what gamers can expect from Rearmed. Our interview was conducted with Ben Judd, Capcom's producer on Bionic Commando Rearmed. PSU: How would you b...