Assassin's Creed Odyssey

Assassin's Creed Odyssey Reviews Summary

Summary: Assassin's Creed Odyssey takes advantage of its predecessor's reboot, expanding on what worked while minimizing what didn't. Though the game can lose steam in the middle sections, Odyssey manages to deliver one of the best open-world games of the year.

Size and Scope

Players will enjoy exploring Odyssey's massive, rich, and beautiful open-world.

Quality RPG Gameplay

Building on its predecessor, Odyssey's RPG systems and combat foundations give it the best gameplay in the series.

Epic Adventures

Odyssey's main narrative and side stories are both epic, entertaining, and rewarding.

Rating Summary

Based on 160 critic reviews
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OpenCritic Rating

84

Top Critic Average

84%

Critics Recommend

Based on 160 critic reviews
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Recommended
Oct 1, 2018

Colossal in size, lavish in scope, Odyssey feels like a series landmark and Ubisoft's biggest ever game.

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90 / 100
Oct 5, 2018

The additional layer of choice, breathtaking scenery, and colorful sidequests make Odyssey not only the best Assassin's Creed to date, but one of the best RPGs since The Witcher 3.

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9.2 / 10.0
Oct 1, 2018

Assassin's Creed Odyssey's open-world adventure through ancient Greece is a gorgeous thrill, and the best the series has ever been.

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9 / 10.0
Oct 7, 2018
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7 / 10
Oct 5, 2018

The best Assassin's Creed has been in years, but also a game bloated far beyond the realms of common sense – especially while the core gameplay remains so unexceptional.

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Sep 30, 2018

Perfects everything Origins did and enhances them in ways you never thought an Assassin's Creed game could. Odyssey has it all.

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8.3 / 10.0
Oct 1, 2018

Infiltration, combat, and exploration are all fun in the moment. However, the repetitive objectives and lack of crafted moments make the gameplay blur together as the hours pass

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Unscored
Oct 1, 2018

For all its faults, Assassin's Creed Odyssey is one of the best explorable game worlds yet made.

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8 / 10
Oct 1, 2018

While its large-scale campaign--clocking in at over 50 hours--can occasionally be tiresome, and some features don't quite make the impact they should, Odyssey makes great strides in its massive and dynamic world, and it's a joy to venture out and leave your mark on its ever-changing setting.

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Oct 5, 2018

Odyssey takes Origins' formula and expands it to the point of nearly breaking.

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