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Celeste

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Total Reviews: 59
VSG Recommendation: Play It
Critics Consensus: Celeste is a masterpiece – an engaging, challenging platformer with a thoughtful portrayal of mental illness.
Celeste
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Critic Reviews: 59
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Critics Consensus

# Reviews: 59

Celeste is a masterpiece - an engaging, challenging platformer with a thoughtful portrayal of mental illness.

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Critic Reviews for Celeste

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High Score - 100/100
Low Score - 80/100

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32% of scored reviews fell within the range of 86 to 92 / 100

Critics Consensus

# Reviews: 59

Celeste is a masterpiece - an engaging, challenging platformer with a thoughtful portrayal of mental illness.

Shaun Prescott (PC Gamer)

80/100

“An engaging, vibrant and challenging platformer that adds narrative to a genre often shy of it.”

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Tom Marks (IGN)

10/10

“Celeste is a surprise masterpiece. Its 2D platforming is some of the best and toughest since Super Meat Boy, with levels that are as challenging to figure out as they are satisfying to complete.”

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Heather Alexandra (Kotaku)

Recommended

“I’ll remember Celeste for a long time to come, thinking back on its mystical ruins and wind-swept peak. It’s a joyous game brimming with hope and one of the best video game jumps ever.”

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Awards & Recognition

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Best Platformer

Game Info

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Game Description / Storyline:

Celeste is a platformer about climbing a mountain, from the creators of TowerFall. Unravel the secrets of the mountain and overcome your limitations to reach the summit in over 300 levels! If she has the stamina, Madeline can climb any surface on Celeste Mountain. There she’ll journey across many dangerous environments using her mid-air dash to explore strange places and meet peculiar characters. Don’t get spooked – playing in Assist Mode lets you tweak the difficulty – from a slower pace to full on invincibility – whatever sounds fun! Or if you really want to white-knuckle it, take on the challenging B-Side chapters.

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