Deadly Premonition Origins

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Percentile Rank

Deadly Premonition Origins is ranked in the 45th percentile of games scored on OpenCritic.

Rating Summary

Based on 8 critic reviews
Fair Man

OpenCritic Rating

70

Top Critic Average

63%

Critics Recommend

Based on 8 critic reviews

Score Distribution

Scored Reviews

Hobby Consolas
80 / 100
80 / 100
Nov 22, 2019

Deadly Premontion Origins it's a cult classic that keeps being as shocking as surprising, a unique survival horror that you'll love or hate. We're from the first group, and still amazes us how crazy and strange it is, if you can forgive its technical flaws (looks like a PS2 game). Switch's port it's far from perfect, but now you can enjoy anywhere.

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Digital Chumps
8 / 10.0
8 / 10.0
Sep 7, 2019

As far as what makes Origins special, well, there’s not much.

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GameSpew
8 / 10.0
8 / 10.0
Sep 20, 2019

Deadly Premonition Origins, like previous versions of the game, is far from being perfect; like a million miles away. But it’s quirky, unique and memorable, and that goes a long way. Whether you follow the game through to its ending or not, it’ll stay on your mind for years to come.

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Metro GameCentral
7 / 10
7 / 10
Sep 16, 2019

As unique a vision as video gaming has ever seen and one able to use its many incompetencies – including an unfortunate number of new ones – to entertain and surprise.

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Nintendo Life
7 / 10
Nintendo Life
Ross Keniston

Top Critic

7 / 10
Sep 20, 2019

Deadly Premonition Origins is chock-full of major issues that in any other series would be reason enough to be cautious of its upcoming sequel. Despite this, the characters and the world of Greenvale are more than enough to make you forgive its fundamental technical flaws, as you can't help but fall for an absurdly fun narrative and a protagonist that keeps you invested throughout. You may play the game and utterly hate it, but we'd advise you at least give it a chance. It's such a strange and captivating experience that we wager many of you will become lifelong fans regardless of its myriad problems.

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IGN Spain
6.5 / 10.0
IGN Spain

Top Critic

6.5 / 10.0
Nov 29, 2019

Port that keeps everything bad - and good - of the original game while we wait for its second (and Nintendo Switch exclusive) part.

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NintendoWorldReport
6.5 / 10.0
6.5 / 10.0
Sep 24, 2019

The Switch port seems to run quite well, and with an upcoming sequel confirmed alongside its release, now is the best time to jump in. I certainly can't call it a good game, but I can definitely call it a fun game. If you enjoy a cheesy bad movie from time to time, Deadly Premonition is probably for you.

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God is a Geek
5 / 10.0
5 / 10.0
Oct 5, 2019

Deadly Premonition Origins looks bad on the switch, and there are various issues including poor frame rate and awful driving controls, but its just as bizarre as it ever was.

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