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Unbox: Newbie’s Adventure

Rating Summary

Based on 30 critic reviews
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OpenCritic Rating

65

Top Critic Average

43%

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Based on 30 critic reviews
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Game Information

Available on:Xbox OneJul 26, 2017
PlayStation 4Jul 26, 2017
PCSep 5, 2016
Nintendo Switch2017

Publisher: Merge Games

Genre: Platformer

The ultimate postal service has arrived - self-delivering cardboard boxes! Unbox – Newbie’s is a unique physics-platformer. Enjoy an epic single player adventure or grab up to four friends for local multiplayer races, battles and challenges! The Global Postal Service is nearing bankruptcy! To save themselves, they have created self-delivering boxes. Play as the GPS’ latest cardboard creation, Newbie as you attempt to save the day. Dress to impress with a massive range of over 40,000 combinations of hats, clothes accessories and funny faces. Explore huge worlds full of challenges, collectibles and boxy boss battles as you compete against the dastardly Wild Cards! Don’t be a square! Think outside the box and create your very own cool cube!

Where to Buy

Amazon
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Unboxed: Newbie's Adventure will be a pleasant surprise for many 3D platforming fans. Although fairly unassuming, it offers a simplistic, lighthearted approach to the genre with hours of fun to be had.

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A nice adventure that has a lot of technical issues and some control problems.

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if you're the type that likes some couch multiplayer action – you might find a decent amount of replay value here

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Despite the outside-the-box premise and the unboxing mechanic, this package is a by-the-numbers platformer with a few rough edges. 'Feel' is a huge part of a platformer and in that regard, Unbox: Newbies Adventure is fine for the majority of the time, that is, until the physics decide to freak out.

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