Death's Door

Rating Summary

Based on 115 critic reviews
Mighty Man

OpenCritic Rating

88

Top Critic Average

98%

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Based on 115 critic reviews
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8.5 / 10.0
Nov 27, 2021

Death's Door is a charming and strikingly beautiful game with fast paced and challenging combat, albeit with some shortcomings that drag it down a bit.

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Essential
Jul 30, 2021

Beautiful, rhythmic, inventive and funny, Titan Souls developer Acid Nerve has delivered one of the best Zelda-likes in some time.

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83 / 100
Jul 20, 2021

Death's Door boils modern action-adventure game design down to its fundamentals, and the reduction is excellent.

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9 / 10.0
Jul 20, 2021

Death's Door expertly blends classic dungeon puzzle solving with fast-paced combat encounters to create a memorable adventure across a moody world brimming with secret paths and hidden rewards.

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Metro GameCentral

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8 / 10
Jul 30, 2021

A thoroughly entertaining mix of Dark Souls and Zelda that has few genuinely new ideas but still manages to enthral with a unique charm of its own.

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8.5 / 10.0
Jul 20, 2021
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9 / 10.0
Jul 20, 2021

Death's Door presents a compelling world begging to be explored until every secret is found alongside satisfying combat and intriguing lore

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Unscored
Jul 29, 2021

For Dark Souls veterans, Death’s Door provides a less stressful but moody journey through a new world that offers familiar gameplay from a new, top-down perspective. But for players who’ve never played a game like this, Death’s Door gradually leads you into the deep end.

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8 / 10
Jul 20, 2021

Tight, challenging combat and a gorgeous world to explore makes the morbid act of reaping souls a delight in Death's Door.

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9 / 10.0
Jul 28, 2021

An exercise in design excellence, Death’s Door recognizes and capitalizes on its strengths to deliver a smart, creative, and thoroughly engaging adventure, painted with wonderful visual strokes and peppered with witty, thoughtful commentary on life, death, and how we spend the hours in-between. Sporting polish beyond its budget and ambition beyond its scale, Death’s Door is one of the year’s best releases, and a must-play for adventure fans everywhere. Don’t fear the Reaper.

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