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Thief Simulator is ranked in the 24th percentile of games scored on OpenCritic.

Rating Summary

Based on 5 critic reviews
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Based on 5 critic reviews

Score Distribution

Scored Reviews

Nintendo Times
8 / 10
8 / 10
Jun 4, 2019

Thief Simulator gives you the skills to turn you into a burglar – something that’s quite unique on the Switch. The game is easy to pick up and play, requiring some patience and skill to master.

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Nintendo Life
7 / 10
7 / 10
May 14, 2019

If you're tired of Payday 2's often loud and at-large robbery antics – and you'd like to take a detour into the more quiet vocation of thievery – Thief Simulator has the new career for you. While it's not the prettiest of games and it soon starts repeating itself, the sense of freedom you're given to rob neighbourhoods full of unsuspecting victims is still an intriguing one. He might not be Garrett, but The Thief has plenty of skills to steal a place on Nintendo Switch.

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Nov 22, 2018

Thief Simulator will keep stealth and sandbox fans entertained for a while, but it lacks the polish and presentation to be remembered in five years.

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Screen Rant
Nov 7, 2018

The title is about all you need to know heading into Noble Muffins' sandbox game.

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Rapid Reviews UK
May 17, 2019

Like most people, I have always been a fan of the kind of game that lets me go anywhere and do anything. I find that I will spend hours doing the most menial of tasks: fishing for example. Whilst I don't like fishing games, I love fishing in an open world…. I'm aware how odd that sounds.

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