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Road Not Taken

Rating Summary

Based on 26 critic reviews
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OpenCritic Rating

74

Top Critic Average

42%

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Based on 26 critic reviews
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Game Information

Available on:PlayStation 4Aug 5, 2014
PCAug 5, 2014

Developer: Spry Fox

Genre: Puzzle

Take up the role of a brave ranger exploring a dark and frosty enchanted forest in your quest to save lost children. As you adventure through the ever-changing, randomly generated levels you'll encounter haunting enemies, strange creatures and curious spirits who can help you... if you can unlock their secrets. Beware - in the cold and harsh aftermath of a brutal winter storm, there is danger everywhere...
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These reservations aside, Road Not Taken is fresh, interesting, beautifully presented and demonstrates an intricacy of design that will obsess a certain type of player. It's an acquired taste, though, despite its popular ingredients.

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Road Not Taken is an fun mix of puzzling and roguelike, but it doesn't have much staying power.

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Rogue-like puzzling is a brave experiment, but the results can be frustrating

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Road Not Taken treads an unconventional trail, and is mostly better for it.

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