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Iron Crypticle

Rating Summary

Based on 20 critic reviews
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OpenCritic Rating

75

Top Critic Average

65%

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Game Information

Available on:PlayStation 4Jul 12, 2017
Xbox OneJul 12, 2017
PCJul 12, 2017

Developer: Confused Pelican

Publisher: TIKIPOD Ltd

Genre: Action

The glorious Royal Treasures of Cryptonia have been stolen! Now the King’s washed-up knights must suit up and descend into the ancient palace crypts to return those GOLDEN GOODIES! Get ready for GHOULISH arcade action in this epic medieval twin-stick dungeon shooter. Up to 4 players (local co-op) can fight together to SMASH through all manner of ghouls and fiends. Grab loot and gobble up food to build up your XP. UPGRADE your abilities to help you face the challenges of the lower floors! UNLOCK new weapons and magical items as you progress. Collect magical gauntlets to power your explosive ATOMIC FIST! Weapons at the ready - prepare yourself for IRON CRYPTICLE!
IRON CRYPTICLE - Launch Trailer | PS4 thumbnail

IRON CRYPTICLE - Launch Trailer | PS4

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TheSixthAxis

Steve C
8 / 10
TheSixthAxis

Iron Crypticle is a fantastic rogue-lite update of some of the seminal arcade experiences of my youth, and provides a rewarding challenge even at its easiest setting.

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Fun and easy to control. Not extremely beautiful, but gets the job done due its low price.

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A fun throwback to a number of different beloved titles, Iron Crypticle is fun in short bursts and can be a blast with friends. Yet, aside from the charm of the 8-bit visuals, there isn't an enormous amount here to keep you dungeon running once the initial novelty wears thin.

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Reinvigorating the twin-stick shooter like few before it with a veritable masterclass of design, you absolutely do not want to sleep on Iron Crypticle.

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