The Artful Escape

Rating Summary

Based on 53 critic reviews
Strong Man

OpenCritic Rating

80

Top Critic Average

78%

Critics Recommend

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7 / 10
Sep 19, 2021

The Artful Escape is a wonderful four-hour musical performance with some epic guitar solos and an incredible visuals.

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8.5 / 10.0
Sep 18, 2021

Putting the gamepad down, I want to turn on Van Halen, grab an air guitar and dash for the stars.

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75 / 100
Sep 17, 2021

An eye-popping musical adventure that will leave you with a serious case of galaxy brain.

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8 / 10.0
Sep 8, 2021

There hasn't been a guitar-based adventure as excellent as The Artful Escape since Bill met Ted.

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Sep 8, 2021

The Artful Escape is a short but oh-so-sweet platformer that will have you bopping to its impossibly catch beats and transfixed by its beauty

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8.5 / 10.0
Sep 8, 2021

It won't challenge your platforming skills, and the action boils down to galactic Simon Says, but The Artful Escape is a gorgeous experience that makes you feel utterly cool

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8 / 10
Sep 14, 2021

Rock opera and space opera meet for some artful escapism.

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6 / 10
Sep 8, 2021

While The Artful Escape does a strong job with its presentation and sense of style, it still suffers the same drawbacks as most adventure games, particularly with the boring-at-best game mechanics.

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8.2 / 10.0
Sep 9, 2021

The Artful Escape is a powerful and aesthetically wonderful generational hymn, which sounds great and uses gameplay as a subtle way to give rhythm to a short, but intense, experience.

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9.5 / 10.0
Sep 8, 2021

The Artful Escape is a bold and beautiful trip through the cosmos, featuring a killer soundtrack and a thrilling space adventure.

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