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Octahedron

Rating Summary

Based on 24 critic reviews
Strong Man

OpenCritic Rating

82

Top Critic Average

67%

Critics Recommend

Based on 24 critic reviews
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Game Information

Available on:PlayStation 4Mar 20, 2018
Xbox OneMar 20, 2018
PCMar 20, 2018

Developer: Demimonde

Publisher: Square Enix

Genre: Action

Surf through a pulsating, underground world on platforms pulled from thin air in this challenging psychedelic action platformer that has you defying gravity to a pumping beat.

KEY FEATURES:
Platforms From Thin Air
Spawn platforms at your feet with the press of a button & surf on them until their energy depletes

Reach For The Sky
Scale colourful summits to a pulse-pounding beat, reach the top & escape the subterranean world of Veetragoul

Neon Powered Upgrades
Fry enemies with laser beams, crumble walls, and solve puzzles as you strive to upgrade your platform

Hand-crafted Delight
Collect shards of the Octahedron across 50 hand-crafted levels, unlock new worlds & bonus levels, and earn special medals

On A Dime
Master tight controls to pull off amazing feats of pixel-perfect platforming, as obstacles & enemies move along with the beat

Thumping Tunes
Get into the flow of a pumping, atmospheric soundtrack by Chipzel (Super Hexagon), and house & trance producers Andre Sobota and Monomirror

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Mighty Head
6
Strong Head
6
Fair Head
3
Weak Head
0
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PC Gamer

79 / 100
PC Gamer

Octahedron gets more mileage than you'd think out of the ability to summon platforms beneath your feet.

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TheSixthAxis

9 / 10
Dave Irwin

Octahedron is a great platforming experience with a unique identity, style, and gameplay. Its dozens upon dozens of levels are a tiny bit on the short side, but mastering those challenges is what kept me coming back for more. It's one of the more distinct offerings as part of the Square Enix Collective and is something of a hidden gem.

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God is a Geek

8 / 10.0
Nick Gillham

Octahedron can take a while to click, but once you're past the early stages and get over the denial of your abilities it really surprises with its inventiveness.

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COGconnected

90 / 100
COGconnected

Octahedron is a bombastic, prismatic, punishing rhythm game that is a ton of fun, while it lasts.

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