Percentile Rank

Deformers is ranked in the 20th percentile of games scored on OpenCritic.

Rating Summary

Based on 11 critic reviews
Weak Man

OpenCritic Rating

61

Top Critic Average

9%

Critics Recommend

Based on 11 critic reviews

Score Distribution

Unscored Reviews

GameSoulz
Unscored
Unscored
Apr 29, 2017

Deformers has some great ideas, letting it stand out from the rest. Nothing it tries was never seen in a game but no game combined so many things together and still kept such an easy gameplay. I really like Deformers, if I only look at its gameplay or modes and how much fun it can be to jump in for some rounds and relax. Sure, it has flaws, like the Power-Ups or too similar maps but overall Deformers is a good Multiplayer game. Unfortunately, the price and sheer lack of content are unforgiveable, nothing Deformers offers can justify it. Additionally the micro transaction only pour salt into the wound, making the price even more ridiculous. All in all, a good game may sleep behind all these horrible decisions but I doubt it will ever be honoured, Deformers is already a dead game without a playerbase, which requires you to wait for 10-20min, until your lobby has even 6 players.

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CryMor Gaming
Unscored
Unscored
Apr 3, 2017
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GameOctane
D+
D+
Apr 25, 2017

Sadly this is another title from GameStop’s GameTrust publishing arm that has been subpar. I am saddened that another developer’s passion project turns into a bad gameplay experience for players.

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Scored Reviews

PS4Blog.net
7 / 10
7 / 10
Jul 3, 2017

Overall, Deformers is a fun and cute release that could use a considerable boost to its online community to get things going. It's a great online party game with a lot to offer, so hopefully Ready At Dawn keeps working on this one as they patch in additional content here and there. There's a solid foundation here that would greatly benefit from a larger pool of players.

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Game Informer
7 / 10.0
7 / 10.0
Apr 25, 2017

Some technical and matchmaking issues mean you can't always enjoy Deformers at its best, but when you can it offers a great multiplayer time

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WellPlayed
6.5 / 10.0
6.5 / 10.0
May 1, 2017

ash, dash, shoot and throw your way to victory in the best looking brawler since the last best looking brawler

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GearNuke
7 / 10
GearNuke

Top Critic

7 / 10
May 3, 2017

Defomers is a charming physics based arena brawler that sounds interesting on paper but its execution leaves a lot to be desired.

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Video Chums
6.2 / 10.0
6.2 / 10.0
Apr 27, 2017

Deformers provides some off-the-wall fun with an oddball cast of kooky characters.

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IGN Spain
6 / 10
6 / 10
Apr 25, 2017

Deformers has serious problems with his servers. The consequence is a bad experience with his several failures after a long time for finding matches. The best thing of the game is his beauty and funny artistic design.

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Gamerheadquarters
5.5 / 10.0
5.5 / 10.0
May 3, 2017

I didn't really have a problem with Deformers finding it to have lots of potential, but it's shallow with little to no content present.

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PlayStation LifeStyle
5 / 10.0
5 / 10.0
Apr 24, 2017

But those fleeting moments of fun are still fun all the same, and I really don't believe Deformers is a bad game. Frustrated as I was during a few Form Ball matches, I was still invested and focused on them, and prancing through a few opponents to pop the ball into an empty goal is an incredibly satisfying feeling. So is smashing into another Form and sending their soon to be carcass miles into the air will never get old, but these moments are exceptions to the rule. Deformers has a broken and inconsistent core, and I can't fathom how any future patch or update can change that.

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