• Pistol Whip review: The year's freshest VR game-and oh-so close to greatness

    10 days ago - By Ars Technica

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    A review of the 2018 virtual reality sensation Beat Saber can be boiled down to one or two sentences: wave lightsabers to the rhythm of intense, catchy music. It's a thin elevator pitch, yet all of its pieces add up to something addictive, inventive, and-based on what I've seen from other recent VR apps-hard to replicate.
    That changes this week with Pistol Whip , which both evokes the simple genius of Beat Saber yet actually delivers on that rare combination of familiar and fresh. Its single-sentence pitch is just as fun: pretend you're John Wick and get into gun-fu battles...
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