Developer – Overdrive
Translator – Mangagamer
Length – 30-50 Hours
[Note: For those of you who just want an opinion about the new content in Chou Dengeki Stryker, skip to the end of the review.]
Dengeki Stryker was one of the first visual novels I ever read and at the time I really enjoyed it. In fact, I often mark it as the most underappreciated VN out there and recommend it to just about everyone I talk to. Given that history, I’m sure you’ll understand that I was a little bit apprehensive about going back and replaying it. Nostalgia can be a bitch sometimes (as I discovered in my .Hack review), but in this case I can happily report that it was not a factor that colored my memories. Chou Dengeki Stryker is the expanded version of the original story, and for a superhero-themed comedy action romp with that little something extra, you simply cannot do much better.
When Yuuki Yamato encounters the Memory Collector as a young child, he has no idea what’s in store for him. His wish to become his favorite comic book hero, Stryker Zero – one of the famous Dengeki Stryker cyborgs charged with…