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Magicka: Wizard Wars

Rating Summary

Based on 10 critic reviews
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OpenCritic Rating

68

Top Critic Average

22%

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General Information

Available on:PCMay 27, 2014

Developer: Paradox North

Publisher: Paradox Interactive

Genres: Action, Strategy

Magicka: Wizard Wars is a Spellcasting Action PvP game with the humor and the dynamic realtime spell system of Magicka. Players form teams of four and blaze their way across the battlefield, combining magical elements on the fly to create hundreds of spell combinations with wildly varying effects. Each player can personalize their wizard with unique gear and Magicks, complete with tongue-in-cheek references to popular media and current events. With friendly fire, short rounds and unpredictable strategies, Wizard Wars gives both novice players and experienced MOBA veterans a unique tactical depth in every encounter. The time is now to get up, gear up and go to war!

Magicka: Wizard Wars Reviews

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A great combat system is restrained by thoughtless multiplayer mode design.

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IGN

6.4 / 10.0
IGN

Spellcasting in Magicka: Wizard Wars is good fun, but it's not a perfect fit with MOBA-style multiplayer.

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Magicka: Wizard Wars does a lot of things right, but there is too little under the cowl.

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Despite its irksome shortcomings, Magicka: Wizard Wars succeeds in amply entertaining the frugal among us… at least until your next paycheque hits.

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