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Massive Chalice

Rating Summary

Based on 32 critic reviews
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OpenCritic Rating

74

Top Critic Average

43%

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General Information

Available on:Xbox OneJun 1, 2015
PCJun 1, 2015

Developer: Double Fine Productions

Genre: RPG

MASSIVE CHALICE is a tactical strategy game set on an epic timeline from Double Fine Productions. As the Immortal Ruler of the nation, you'll take command of its heroes, forge heroic marriages to strengthen your Bloodlines, and battle a mysterious enemy known as the Cadence in a 300 year war.

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Massive Chalice Reviews

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Basically, the game asks a lot of you, and demands that you pay close attention to every decision you make. While that makes for a steep learning curve, requiring deep thought is hardly the worst sin a strategy game can commit. Slyly funny, satisfyingly deep and yet slick and simple to play, Massive Chalice is a huge return to form for a studio that is overdue a comeback.

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IGN

6.7 / 10.0
Dan Stapleton

Massive Chalice's aggressive tactical combat would be stronger without so many opportunities to lose due to bad luck.

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​Double Fine's Massive Chalice takes XCOM's DNA in a fresh direction, but doesn't exceed it.

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A strategy role-player that is filled with clever ideas and inspires great empathy with your characters, even if the battle system is a few steps behind XCOM.

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