Percentile Rank

Tangledeep is ranked in the 81st percentile of games scored on OpenCritic.

Rating Summary

Based on 6 critic reviews
Strong Man

OpenCritic Rating

80

Top Critic Average

100%

Critics Recommend

Based on 6 critic reviews

Score Distribution

Unscored Reviews

Scored Reviews

Gaming Nexus
9 / 10.0
9 / 10.0
Feb 13, 2019

I went into Tangledeep expecting to enjoy it and it didn't disappoint.  The game looks and sounds great, the gameplay mechanics aren't too difficult to learn, you can hang out in lower levels to grind a bit if need be, and the myriad of optional modifiers means you can tailor the difficulty to your liking.  If you're looking for a roguelike dungeon crawler to keep you entertained and possibly challenged depending on your settings, Tangledeep should have you covered.

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Old Grizzled Gamers
80 / 100
80 / 100
Feb 20, 2018

A solid, refined rogue-like with lovely pixel graphics, great level design, loot and characters. Evolutionary instead of revolutionary; if you still have an urge to kill things in dungeons one square at at time this is a pleasant way to go about satisfying it.

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Screen Rant
Jan 28, 2019

Tangledeep's attractive presentation belies its classic roguelike trappings, making for a compelling challenge in its new home on the Nintendo Switch.

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NintendoWorldReport
8 / 10.0
8 / 10.0
Feb 3, 2019

Some elements of these mystery dungeon-type games will always be inscrutable, but Tangledeep does the best job I've seen at making it playable for everyone. The Switch version might not be ideal thanks to the clumsy interface, but it's worth figuring it out because underneath the difficulty and few crusty layers lies a beautiful game with a ton of enjoyable RPG variety.

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Video Chums
Feb 12, 2019

If you're looking for the next great Mystery Dungeon game then Tangledeep will definitely fill the void.

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Nintendo Life
7 / 10
7 / 10
Feb 1, 2019

While its difficulty spikes can be a little tough at times (and the sheer amount of information presented quite overwhelming, especially to genre newcomers), it's impossible to not appreciate just how much has been crammed into Tangledeep's roguelike crevices. From taming monsters and turning them into pets to the ever-changing layout of its dungeons, this is a roguelike RPG for players who yearn for a return to SNES games of old. It's smart, deep and rewarding, but be warned: this is an adventure designed almost exclusively for seasoned players.

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