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Valiant Hearts: The Great War

Rating Summary

Based on 76 critic reviews
Strong Man

OpenCritic Rating

80

Top Critic Average

69%

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Based on 76 critic reviews
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Game Information

Available on:PlayStation 4Jun 24, 2014
Xbox OneJun 24, 2014
PCJun 24, 2014

Developer: Ubisoft Montpellier

Publisher: Ubisoft

Genres: Art, Interactive Story, Platformer

Valiant Hearts : The Great War is the story of 4 crossed destinies and a broken love in a world torn apart. Dive into a 2D animated comic book adventure, mixing exploration, action and puzzles. Lost in the middle of the trenches, play as each of the 4 strangers, relive the War and help a young German soldier find his love.

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Review Data

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Mighty Head
24
Strong Head
31
Fair Head
11
Weak Head
5
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PC Gamer

65 / 100
PC Gamer

Visually stunning but mechanically lacklustre, Valiant Hearts gets in the way of its own storytelling.

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Eurogamer

7 / 10
Eurogamer

While Valiant Hearts struggles to make sense of itself as a game, in its odd, playful innocence and in its focus on four friends (and a dog) it at least offers a fleeting human perspective on a new kind of war that turned out to be far, far worse in its mechanised violence than anybody was quite expecting.

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IGN

7.7 / 10.0
Daniel Krupa

Valiant Hearts is an adventure more interested in exploring the effects of war, than having you re-enact the violence.

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GamesRadar+

GamesRadar+

The subject material is ghastly, but Valiant Hearts has the right mix of emotion and entertainment to make enduring the Great War worthwhile.

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