Grimrock Reviews

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Grimrock Reviews

Post by petri » Wed Apr 04, 2012 9:04 am

Now that the reviews are starting to come out, let's collect them here.

"I lost count as to how many times I threw my fist in the air and shouted, "YES!" after successfully completing a puzzle. I can't stress enough how well the guys over at Almost Human nailed the puzzle difficulty."
Score: 9.5 ... 5514.phtml

Video Review by Elder Geek
"Grimrock has some of the best puzzles in a video game we have encountered, ever"

Rock Paper Shotgun
"it’s bloody brilliant" ... -grimrock/

"Legend of Grimrock is Everything I Wanted in a Modern-Day Dungeon Crawler" ... on-crawler

Gaming Trend
"Visually Grimrock is easily the best looking Dungeon Crawler ever"
Score: 88 ... -grimrock/

"Captures everything that's fun about old-school RPGs"
Score: 4.5/5 ... 252p1.html

"The balance between exciting combat, thought-provoking puzzle work, and open-ended exploration is stellar."
Score: 8.5

GameBanshee Review
"a remarkably fun, engrossing and challenging game that manages to pick up all the best elements of its inspiration, while at the same time adding a few new twists" ... eview.html

Hooked Games Review
"Legend of Grimrock has teeth, has smarts and provides a role-playing experience that should never have been forgotten in the first place."
Score: 8.4 ... e-896.html

Score: 9.1 ... 1/2985.trg

PCGames Germany
Score: 82% ... rs-875227/

RPG France Review
Score: 9/10 ... d-grimrock
A polish review
Score: 8.0
A finnish review from a guy who isn't familiar with the genre.
Score: 9/10 ... at_id=9997

Game Reactor (in Finnish)
Score: 8/10 ... +Grimrock/

Game Debate
"Undoubtedly the best Indie Game I have played so far and at a very very reasonable Price."
Score: 9/10 ... f+Grimrock
Score: 9.0 ... taforma=pc

WTF is Legend of Grimrock
A video preview by TotalBisquit

Voodoo Extreme
Score: 4,5/5 ... Rolling-In
"The part of the experience that really stands is the amount of challenging puzzles you have to tackle" ... k-2012049/


Blistered Thumbs
Score: 8/10 ... ck-review/

Pelit magazine
Score: 93

Indie Game Magazine
"Beautifully presented; simple & accessible. refreshingly challenging; very satisfying puzzles"
Score: 89

PCM (in Dutch)
Score: 5/5 stars ... r-rpg.html

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Re: Grimrock Reviews

Post by maskedhobo » Wed Apr 04, 2012 4:12 pm

Glad to see it get the ratings it deserved. I can't wait to play it myself!
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Post by Jack Dandy » Wed Apr 04, 2012 5:45 pm

The reviews sound great so far. Congratulations!

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Post by resonansER » Wed Apr 04, 2012 7:59 pm

Mameluk, NOT BAD???!!!

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Re: Grimrock Reviews

Post by Radioman970 » Wed Apr 04, 2012 9:51 pm

Any negatives can be left out of Griswald 2. :? I mean Grimrock 2!! :lol:

Awesome reviews. Can't wait to start playing next week.
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