Overcooked

Rating Summary

Based on 59 critic reviews
Strong Man

OpenCritic Rating

79

Top Critic Average

76%

Critics Recommend

Based on 59 critic reviews
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Recommended
Aug 8, 2016

This frantic game of kitchen co-operation is farcical couch co-op at its finest.

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86 / 100
Aug 1, 2016

One of the most fun and challenging local co-op games ever made, but the single-player experience is less thrilling, making the lack of online play disappointing.

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8 / 10
Aug 4, 2016

One of the best offline multiplayer games of the year, and proof that shouting at people sitting next to you is still one of gaming’s greatest pleasures.

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8.3 / 10.0
Sep 2, 2016

One of those frantic party games that you’ll love screaming at

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8 / 10
Nov 23, 2016

Overcooked contains all the necessary ingredients for a truly excellent co-op game.

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Aug 2, 2016

Overcooked nails local co-op multiplayer gaming perfectly. It's incredibly easy to pick up and play, yet coordinating its myriad of seemingly-mundane tasks requires its players to constantly communicate. What transpires is riotous and often hilarious gameplay that's simply great fun to play. Unfortunately, it's not quite as entertaining as a single-player experience, but if you have friends and family to play with, Overcooked is highly recommended.

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8.5 / 10.0
Sep 28, 2016

Aside from from the local-only consideration and some inconsistencies with the scoring criteria and stage layouts, man, what a game. Overcooked is the best co-op experience I've had in recent memory, and despite going back through to fully clear every level, I wish there were more. Don't overlook it.

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8 / 10
Aug 1, 2016

Crafting a game that feels like a true co-operative experience is something studios continue to struggle with even today. For a dev duo like Ghost Town Games to come along and nail it at their first attempt is a remarkable feat to say the least. As a result, Overcooked is easily the best co-op game of 2016 so far and will hopefully set living rooms afire with its accessible, often hilarious culinary hijinks. It’s certainly a game I’ll continue to revisit, roping in anyone willing to sit down and pick up a controller.

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9 / 10.0
Aug 8, 2016

Overcooked is a game that could lead the return of the good old couch party games. The kitchens in this game can bring a real chaos to your home, but also lots of fun for you and your best friends..

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7.5 / 10.0
Aug 3, 2017

As fun as the original version of the game but with more levels and some added flaws that makes this Special Edition good but not better.

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