Agony

PlayWay S.A., Madmind Studio
May 29, 2018 - PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 5
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OpenCritic Rating

40

Top Critic Average

0%

Critics Recommend

IGN
4 / 10
Metro GameCentral
3 / 10
Game Informer
3.5 / 10
GameSpot
3 / 10
Game Revolution
2.5 / 5
Hobby Consolas
60 / 100
TheSixthAxis
4 / 10
IGN Spain
6.5 / 10
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Critic Reviews for Agony

Agony proves that, like beauty, horror can be only skin deep. With gratuitous amounts of violence and masochistic overtones, this blood-soaked adventure is not for the faint of heart. But while its bold and detailed environments depict Hell in the most nightmarish ways possible, even the fantastically obscene sights and creepy sounds become mundane and dull by the end of its series of repetitious mazes, unimaginative item hunts, and weak stealth gameplay.

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Metro GameCentral

GameCentral
3 / 10
Metro GameCentral

Hell itself comes to video games, in the form of disturbingly explicit imagery and unbearably dull gameplay.

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Inconsistent enemy A.I., a bad story, and lackluster environments come together to create a grueling slog of a game

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Despite some glorious and gruesome horror imagery, Agony doesn't have much else to offer.

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Unfortunately, I can't recommend this game as the payout of eye candy isn't worth the time you have to put in slogging through hell behind the eyes of a depressingly slow husk of a dead man.

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Being a tormented soul which travels between bodies to escape Hell is a great idea. And there are some good design choices made in Agony, but everything falls apart because of its mediocre graphics, poor controls and unpredictable IA.

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TheSixthAxis

Steve C
4 / 10
TheSixthAxis

Agony is, true to its name and intentions, a hellish experience. My excitement for the game was quickly quashed behind bugs, crashes and unbalanced gameplay, failing to live up to the potential of the game's core ideas and outstanding visual design. I hope that I can travel back to Hell following some substantial patching but, as things stand, Agony is torture in all the wrong ways.

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Controversial, blasphemous, sexualized and generator of agony in the user. Agony can be all these things, as well as an excellent recreation of a particular hell, but quite poor graphics and the simplicity of its game mechanics do not stand out as much as we expected, not even to be considered a horror game.

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