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Bound

Rating Summary

Based on 43 critic reviews
Fair Man

OpenCritic Rating

72

Top Critic Average

29%

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Based on 43 critic reviews
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Game Information

Available on:PlayStation 4Aug 16, 2016

Developer: Plastic

Publisher: Sony

Genre: Platformer

Bound transports you into a beautiful, fantastical world that exists in the mind of a woman revisiting the memories of her childhood. You’ll use dance moves to traverse vast environments filled with platforming challenges. As the game progresses, the introspective story unfolds through powerful metaphor and imagery, adding emotional depth to the protagonist’s journey.

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4
Strong Head
10
Fair Head
14
Weak Head
6
Bound - E3 2016 Trailer | PS4 thumbnail

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Eurogamer

No Recommendation / Blank
Eurogamer

Plastic's PS4 debut is an uneasy but exquisite mix of demoscene artwork and platformer, lifted by a sumptuous dance vocabulary.

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Game Informer

7.8 / 10.0
Kyle Hilliard

Bound disappoints in some areas, but it did give me a deep appreciation of ballet and dance, which was entirely unexpected

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GameSpot

7 / 10
GameSpot

What Bound lacks in challenging gameplay, it makes up for in breathtaking awe.

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Polygon

7.5 / 10.0
Polygon

Bound is an imperfect but enchanting reminder of the power of art

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