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Iconoclasts

Rating Summary

Based on 53 critic reviews
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OpenCritic Rating

84

Top Critic Average

80%

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General Information

Available on:PlayStation 4Jan 23, 2018
PCJan 23, 2018
PlayStation VitaJan 23, 2018

Developer: Joakim Sandberg

Publishers: DANGEN Entertainment, Bifrost Entertainment

Genre: Action

Robin just wants to be a mechanic and help people, but without a license she’s a sinner in Mother’s eyes. Ever since picking up her wrench, the world has been going nuts and she's wanted to bolt it back together. Now Penance is raining down on everyone she loves and One Concern agents are after her. But something big is going on – bigger than droughts of Ivory fuel and personal conflicts – and Robin’s in the thick of it. FEATURES: Hours of nut-twisting platform action-adventure Numerous densely detailed locations filled with fine-tuned action and puzzles 20+ gear-grinding, screen-filling boss battles stand in your way Three game-changing difficulty settings supported by a unique tweak system A heart-wrenching epic – can one mechanic fix the whole world? ------------------- Iconoclasts is the masterwork of indie developer Joakim Sandberg, seven long years in the making. Iconoclasts delivers awesome action, hilarious hijinks and an emotional rollercoaster of deeply personal storytelling.

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Iconoclasts Reviews

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Slick platforming, well-designed puzzles, and a huge, connected world, with occasional moments of frustration.

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IGN

8.4 / 10.0
IGN

Iconoclasts' combination of clever Metroid-inspired design and lush art offers more than enough incentive to stick with it, even when the ambitious plot doesn't always connect. This is a strange, complex game that – refreshingly – doesn't play quite like any other work in the genre. Iconoclasts offers a welcome reminder that they don't all have to play the same way.

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Metro GameCentral

GameCentral
7 / 10
Metro GameCentral

An uneven mix of the overfamiliar and the surprisingly inspired, but the gorgeous graphics alone make this a Metroidvania to remember.

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Iconoclasts plays well, looks great, and has some strong level design, but the unexpected highlight is a narrative that examines topics like religion and environmentalism in a well-realized world with real consequences

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