DEADBOLT is ranked in the 71st percentile of games scored on OpenCritic.
8 / 10.0
Mar 17, 2016

[B]etween the clever level layouts, exciting gunplay, expressive sprite art and animations, and some chill grooves by composer Chris Christodoulou, I was hooked. By the end of Deadbolt, I wasn't nearly ready to leave. The game felt like it was just starting to become truly great.

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9 / 10.0
Feb 27, 2018

A fiendishly cunning effort that oozes challenge and style, DEADBOLT is a must-have for fans of stealth puzzlers everywhere.

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8 / 10.0
Apr 8, 2016

Deadbolt is a small action game that can be extemely funny. The gunfight tension is worth more than the gunfight itself: a fundamental rule in cinema that Hopoo Games perfectly applied to its videogame.

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7 / 10.0
Apr 11, 2016

Deadbolt isn't the fairest game on the market, but it always keeps you coming back for more.

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6.5 / 10.0
Aug 20, 2021

Deadbolt overall is quite rough around the edges. There’s definitely room for improvement, but what’s provided is definitely a solid and enjoyable experience.

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Mar 31, 2017

Simply put, DEADBOLT is a great game. There are engaging achievements and harsh challenges. There is quirky humor and excellent design. There is fantastic art and rich atmosphere. It won't hold your hand, it will punch you in the face repeatedly, and you'll be grateful for it.

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