Undertale

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Recommendation: Play It
Median Score: 95/100
Total Reviews: 45

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Undertale
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Critic Reviews: 45

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Game Info

GAME INFO

A small child falls into the Underground, where monsters have long been banished by humans and are hunting every human that they find. The player controls the child as they try to make it back to the Surface through hostile environments, all the while engaging with a turn-based combat system with puzzle-solving and bullet hell elements, as well as other unconventional game mechanics.

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ESRB-E10plus

Critic Reviews

HIGHLIGHTED CRITICS
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High Score - 100/100
Low Score - 65/100

Platinum Tier

40% of scored reviews gave Undertale a perfect score (100/100)

Critics Consensus

# Reviews: 45

A summary of the critical opinion for this game is coming soon.

Kallie Plagge (IGN)

10/10

“It’s hard to express just how much I adore Undertale without spoiling anything significant, but that’s what I love about it. It tells its story in such a dynamic way, and with such a great understanding of the RPG player’s mindset, that it couldn’t have been told in any other way. It’s a masterfully crafted experience that I won’t forget any time soon.”

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Tyler Hicks (GameSpot)

9/10

“Without spoiling the many ways it will screw with your expectations, it isn’t possible to truly capture how wonderful Undertale is. You wouldn’t know it with a passing glance, but it’s one of the most progressive and innovative RPGs to come in a long time, breaking down tradition for the sake of invention, with great success.”

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Bob Mackay (USgamer)

5/5 stars

“Regardless of its indie status, Undertale is one of the best and most inspired RPGs in years. By playing with traditional, turn-based mechanics, creator Toby Fox has crafted an experience with a legitimate surprise around every corner. If you have a PC and ten bucks, you owe it to yourself to play this amazing game.”

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Awards & Recognition

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Best RPG

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