Hi-Fi Rush Hits 10,000 Reviews On Steam Within A Single Month

The charming game continues to gain a positive reception.

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  • Hi-Fi Rush has hit over 10,000 Steam reviews already within a single month, boasting over 99 percent positive remarks from the community.
  • The developer celebrated the occasion on his Twitter handle, thanking the community wholeheartedly on behalf of the developers.
  • The game boasts “overwhelmingly positive” reviews on the Steam storefront, and it achieved such a positive ratio in a very short time.
  • The alluring entry is among the first major releases of 2023, which gained critical acclaim just a few days after its release. 

Tango Gameworks’ Hi-Fi Rush has proven to be one of the most therapeutic games of recent months, and it has jumpstarted Xbox’s journey this year. The alluring entry was shadow-dropped by the developers without any prior notice, and its positive reception took off soon after its sudden release.

Hi-Fi Rush has aged meticulously, garnering a strong community soon after release. Moreover, it has reportedly reached over 10,000 reviews on the Steam storefront within a single month, boasting an “overwhelmingly positive” score. 

The Hi-Fi Rush director John Johanas commemorated the joyous event on his Twitter handle, thanking the community and showing gratitude on behalf of the talented developers that brewed the project in secrecy over the years. The game was able to achieve such a milestone in less than one month since its eventful arrival.

The community has also thanked the developers for creating such an enjoyable rhythmic venture. Many of the replies deeply reflect the positive reception seen in the Steam storefront, making the sentiment clear across the platforms for Hi-Fi Rush. The director has tried to reply to each tweet, leading to wholesome exchanges.

Recently, the director also stated that Xbox did not interfere with the development of Hi-Fi Rush, adopting a hands-off approach with Tango Gameworks. The lenient approach ensured the developers were able to relish the development and pour all their imagination into the intriguing gameplay without any restrictions.

Hi-Fi Rush nicely combines modern visuals with nostalgic music straight from the 2000s, making for a really immersive hack-and-slash experience. Despite its small size, it has been the first major 2023 project that got really popular, and the entry led to immense success for the Tango Gameworks team and the gaming industry. 

The difficulty factor has been finely ingrained into the otherwise relaxing venture, leading to an indelible action-adventure gameplay, which makes you yearn for a second playthrough. An inpour of players have flocked to the charming title, leading to a huge uproar in its sales, as it dominated the sales charts compared to contenders.

To be precise, Hi-Fi Rush was able to overwhelm Forspoken’s sales by a huge margin at one point after its launch. It loomed over Steam‘s weekly sales charts, ditching many popular games far behind. Its remarkable gameplay proved to be a sensational hit, with the title gaining acclaim overnight without any prior marketing campaigns.

The community is also playing a massive role in inflating its sales and hype; for instance, a prominent controller designer and vendor that has worked with various game companies created esthetic Hi-Fi Rush-inspired Xbox controllers.

Hi-Fi Rush is one of those rare games that click with almost all users, leading to jolly vibes all over the gaming sphere. The huge number of reviews, out of which over 99 percent are positive reception, is nothing short of an amazing milestone for the title. We can only expect the reviews to grow as more users discover the new entry.

What are your thoughts regarding Hi-Fi Rush gaining over 10,000 reviews already within the span of a single month on Steam? Do let us know your opinions in the comments below.

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