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Super Motherload

Rating Summary

Based on 21 critic reviews
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OpenCritic Rating

71

Top Critic Average

33%

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General Information

Available on:PlayStation 4Nov 15, 2013
PCNov 15, 2013

Developer: XGenStudios

Genre: Adventure

Set on Mars in an alternate Cold-War era, Super Motherload is a 1 to 4-player couch co-op digging adventure with storyline by Image Comics' Kurtis Wiebe, a fully voiced cast of Soviet and American characters, and a procedurally-generated world that changes each time you play.

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Super Motherload is perhaps PS4's strangest launch title, but far from being its best.

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Super Motherload's premise of digging for richs on a lonely planet sounds about as boring as actually digging for richs on a lonely planet. But stick with it long enough, and you'll find an eerily soothing adventure with addictive strategy elements that make for a wholly enjoyable next-gen gaming experience.

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The visuals may make even Knack look like a system seller, but there's a quiet pleasure to Super Motherload's simple but addictive gameplay.

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The Mars underground is a rich sandbox, but the repetitive nature of digging and climbing back to refuel gets tedious

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