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Action Henk

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Expert reviews and ratings

By GameSpot on 70

I like to think of Action Henk as a retired action hero on the fast road to retaking the spotlight. A distended beer belly hanging far over his belt, Henk is a small action figure sporting a wide, yet determined grin separating an impressive set of 1980s...

By ActionHenk on 80

Action Henk is easily one of the best speed-runners in years. The simple controls make its wealth of technique easily accessible and the sheer variety of challenges in its course layout makes each level a blast to learn and perfect. A high-level tutorial for the more subtle moves would have been nice, but it’s nothing that paying attention to experience can’t cover.

By Games Radar on

Action Henk borrows great ideas from classic time trial games and delivers a decent, challenging campaign. Multiplayer isn't very fun, though, and it's all been done better...

By GameSpot on 70

Completing Action Henk will set you back only several hours, but you will be at the edge of your seat for most of that time. The speed is immensely satisfying, and earning those precious gold medals after replaying levels feels good. It’s a heart-pumping adventure starring action figures and toy tracks, so give yourself a break and come play.

International Review By Xbox Aktuell on 76

Mit "Action Henk" gewinnen die Entwickler zwar keinen Preis für Innovation, liefern aber eine gelungene Mischung aus Rennspiel- und Plattformer-Elementen ab. So kommt man nicht umher die Parallelen zu bekannten Vorlagen zu erkennen, wenngleich dies den...