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Flinthook

Rating Summary

Based on 43 critic reviews
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OpenCritic Rating

76

Top Critic Average

64%

Critics Recommend

Based on 43 critic reviews
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Game Information

Available on:PlayStation 4Apr 18, 2017
Xbox OneApr 18, 2017
PCApr 18, 2017

Developer: Tribute Games

Genres: Roguelike, Action, Platformer

Flinthook is a fast action-platformer with “roguelike” elements. Become space’s greatest pirate with your hookshot, pistol and slowmo powers!
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A satisfying, moreish take on the roguelike formula, and one that's most likely to appeal to genre naysayers.

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Breathless action combines with perfect pixel art in a game of real character and delight.

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Building up your stats and skillset between runs is a great reason to keep playing, though the lack of content may leave anyone not interested in high scores wanting

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Flinthook is a fine video game that sunk its hooks into me with easy to pick up and play gameplay, a catchy soundtrack, and cute characters. It's easily a recommendable rogue-lite for any fans of the genre or platformers in general. Just don't expect the game to anchor you to your seat unless you're the kind of person that needs to uncover every piece of treasure possible. Even if you aren't, Flinthook is a dandy game, in space.

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