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Quadrilateral Cowboy

Rating Summary

Based on 27 critic reviews
Strong Man

OpenCritic Rating

82

Top Critic Average

88%

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Based on 27 critic reviews
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Game Information

Available on:PCJul 25, 2016

Developer: Blendo Games

Genre: Adventure

Quadrilateral Cowboy is a single-player adventure in a cyberpunk world. Tread lightly through security systems with your hacking deck and grey-market equipment. With top-of-the-line hardware like this, it means just one thing: you answer only to the highest bidder.

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Mighty Head
8
Strong Head
11
Fair Head
0
Weak Head
1
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Eurogamer

No Recommendation / Blank
Eurogamer

This scrappy, surreal escapade cleverly uses programming as a game mechanic, but can't quite follow through on its ideas.

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IGN

8.5 / 10.0
IGN

Quadrilateral Cowboy’s puzzles are mostly a joy to play. Its command line hacking is surprisingly accessible and pleasingly tactile, and when combined with its many interesting gadgets it allows for plenty of creative problem-solving and freedom in tackling all manner of whimsical cybercrime. While not all of its levels shine as brightly as the rest, I’m already feeling beckoned back by its replayability and charm, eager to experiment more with the futuristic, hacker-themed playground it so stylishly constructs.

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PC Gamer

80 / 100
PC Gamer

A few technical issues aside, Quadrilateral Cowboy is a clever puzzle game bursting with personality.

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Metro GameCentral

8 / 10
Metro GameCentral

One of the best hacking-themed video games ever, and a clever puzzler with some surprisingly successful storytelling elements.

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