Agent A: A Puzzle in Disguise

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Agent A: A Puzzle in Disguise is ranked in the 76th percentile of games scored on OpenCritic.

Rating Summary

Based on 9 critic reviews
Strong Man

OpenCritic Rating

79

Top Critic Average

67%

Critics Recommend

Based on 9 critic reviews

Score Distribution

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Pure Nintendo
9 / 10.0
9 / 10.0
Aug 29, 2019

However you decide to play Agent A: A Puzzle in Disguise, do it. The game is clever, it's funny, it's well-designed, and it's involving. It's a great game to share with others, but it's fun to play on your own, too.

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GameSpace
9 / 10.0
9 / 10.0
Aug 30, 2019

While the original base game has been expanded to five chapters die-hard puzzlers should have no issue completing this game in 5-10 hours. Though somewhat short the game is priced right on Steam for $9.99 USD. Even so, the puzzles are great fodder for your brain. The whole game seems like a mash-up of Myst interlaced with moments from Archer (TV series) with the classic style of the "No One Lives Forever" video games. Sadly this looks like the final chapter for Agent A but if Yak & Co decide to extend the adventures of Ruby La Rouge we'll be the first in line to buy it!

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WellPlayed
8 / 10.0
8 / 10.0
Sep 6, 2019

Agent A: A Puzzle in Disguise is a charming and lighthearted point and click adventure game that succeeds in making you feel like a secret agent, in part due to its bulk of varied and unique puzzles

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Use a Potion
8 / 10.0
8 / 10.0
Aug 29, 2019

With its blend of satisfyingly designed enigmas and its slick Bond-like presentation, Agent A: A Puzzle in Disguise will tick plenty of boxes for puzzle-solving sleuths. It does have a few flaws thanks to its emphasis on repeatedly traveling across the environment, whilst the controls can be a little sketchy when playing outside of the Switch’s handheld mode too. However, neither of these issues prevent Agent A: A Puzzle in Disguise from being a tantalising little puzzler that will totally grip players in during its five-hour runtime.

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COGconnected
80 / 100
80 / 100
Sep 14, 2019

Agent A – A Puzzle in Disguise, is a short and sweet escape room game that provides hours of good fun.

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God is a Geek
7.5 / 10.0
7.5 / 10.0
Sep 5, 2019

Agent A is more Johnny English than James Bond but there's no harm in having a little fun as a spy.

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GameSpew
7 / 10.0
7 / 10.0
Aug 29, 2019

There’s something quite special about a puzzle game that requires you to have a notebook and pen by your side.

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Nintendo Enthusiast
7 / 10.0
7 / 10.0
Aug 29, 2019

Agent A: A Puzzle in Disguise is a fun little puzzler. It has fairly simple puzzles, but the real challenge is connecting the dots and figuring out what you need to use and where.

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AbsoluteXbox
3.2 / 5.0
3.2 / 5.0
Sep 8, 2019

Mission Debrief: Agent A: A Puzzle In Disguise is great fun, with a solid story line and plenty of entertaining moments, and some good surprises along the way.

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