Game.co.uk writes: "It's been more than 21 years since the first Bionic Commando adventure was released. Back then, it was a firm favourite in both the arcades and on the Nintendo Entertainment System. But while that 8-bit machine remains a classic in the minds of gamers to this day, this sequel is one of those Marmite titles. You might love it, you might hate it, but whatever happens you really want to keep on trying it until you find out for sure.
Thankfully, the main storyline keeps faith with the original idea. In Bionic Commando, you take on the role of Nathan Spencer, a futuristic commando soldier who, like his predecessor, has an extending bionic arm. This allows him to swing from beams, climb up walls and execute deadly kicks by grabbing onto enemies and quickly reeling himself in - feet first..."