Percentile Rank

Minecraft Dungeons is ranked in the 52nd percentile of games scored on OpenCritic.

Rating Summary

Based on 94 critic reviews
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OpenCritic Rating

72

Top Critic Average

43%

Critics Recommend

Based on 94 critic reviews

Score Distribution

Unscored Reviews

The Partisan Spy
Buy
The Partisan Spy
3 Step Game Review
Buy
Jun 2, 2020

At Minecraft Dungeons you will fight, fight and fight. Get ready to SMASH THAT ONE BUTTON for hours to honor the hack-and-slash subgenre. Between the button smashing, there is also exploration and hero gearing. As you progress through the 9 missions of the game, your character will level up, find better gear, and unlock secret missions (5). The variety of weapons, armors, and artifacts allows the SETUP OF DIFFERENT BUILDS and gameplay styles. A game characteristic that can be better explored when playing at COOP mode. Remember that Minecraft Dungeons is INTENDED FOR KIDS, so the game is really SIMPLE AND EASY to feel in control after a couple of hours of gameplay.

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Expansive
Liked-a-lot
Expansive
Sam Diglett
Liked-a-lot
May 28, 2020

Whether you’ve ever played Minecraft before or not, Microsoft and Mojang have really crafted something more than just a spinoff. This is a franchise that needs time to thrive on its own. I can’t wait to see how it expands.

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Unboxholics
Worth your time
Worth your time
Jun 18, 2020

A simple but enjoyable dungeon crawling experience espacially in co-op.

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Eurogamer
No Recommendation / Blank
No Recommendation / Blank
May 26, 2020

You can build anything in Minecraft, something this fun dungeon-crawler from Mojang ably proves.

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Echo Boomer
Liked
Liked
May 25, 2020

More action, less construction, all fun. At least until things get a little repetitive.

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Polygon
Unscored
Unscored
May 26, 2020

Microsoft and Mojang have created a game where you’re hitting endless minions and boss characters with all sorts of pointy weapons, but they did so in such a way that playing still feels creative, and freeing. That’s a very welcome magic trick from a series trying something this new, this confidently.

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Ars Technica
Unscored
Unscored
May 26, 2020

It's priced right for a clever, family-friendly alternative to Diablo. If you're looking for a new co-op game, buy.

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Rock, Paper, Shotgun
Unscored
Unscored
May 22, 2020

It’s a robust piece of design that you could well consider a triumph, given just how many ways in which the concept of an ARPG based on a construction game phenomenon could have ended in disaster. And I’m confident in recommending it as worth its price to even the most jaded click-stabber, especially one with even a passing familiarity with Minecraft. But the fact it’s been executed so competently leaves me wishing the developers had been a bit more reckless, frankly.

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Skill Up
Unscored
Unscored
May 22, 2020
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Scored Reviews

PowerUp!
9.3 / 10.0
9.3 / 10.0
May 22, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons is a must-play and uniquely perfect game for the strange times we find ourselves in.

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Windows Central
May 22, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons meat is in its satisfying combat and complex character-building opportunities, and in that, the game delivers by the truckload.

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Marooners' Rock
8.7 / 10.0
8.7 / 10.0
May 24, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons may only take a few hours to beat if you’re set on grinding the levels on solo play. The local and online co-op play is where replay value is added. Minecraft Dungeons is a must-have addition to your game collection and great for the whole family.

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Gamerheadquarters
8.5 / 10.0
8.5 / 10.0
May 22, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons is a great dungeon crawling experience offering lots of replayability, and many unique touches that stay true to the franchise.

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But Why Tho?
8.5 / 10.0
8.5 / 10.0
May 31, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons is a blast to play. You have all the mechanics of a fun dungeon crawler with a cute aesthetic. I just hope they add in more things to do in the game before people get bored and move on.

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Cerealkillerz
8.1 / 10.0
8.1 / 10.0
May 22, 2020

Despite being just a spin-off, Minecraft Dungeons doesn't need to hide behind its big brother. With great Dungeon Crawler elements you fight through a hero story with a lot of charm. The low entry price also lets you forget about some of the shortcomings of the game.

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TheSixthAxis
8 / 10
8 / 10
May 25, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons could easily have been "My First Dungeon Crawler", but it's so much more than that. It does a great job of taking the genre's hooks – the waves of enemies, the pervasive drive for better loot – and making them palatable and approachable for a wide-ranging audience. It's perfect family gaming, but if you crank the difficulty up prepare for an epic beatdown, and the epic rewards to go with them.

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Guardian
May 26, 2020

This retro-tinged hack-and-slash spinoff has plenty of Mojang character and humour

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Telegraph
Jul 7, 2020

Mojang's famous video game series goes all action-RPG and proves a fine introduction to the world of fantasy looting

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TrueAchievements
May 22, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons is a superb dungeon crawler with something for players of all ages.

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PC Invasion
8 / 10
8 / 10
May 22, 2020

Even though the campaign might be short and the mechanics a tad bit shallow for an ARPG, Minecraft Dungeons still manages to dazzle at times with its unique charm. With online and local/couch co-op multiplayer, you can have a blast and enjoy your romps with this family-friendly offering.

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DualShockers
8 / 10.0
8 / 10.0
May 22, 2020

Diablo for all ages.

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Nintendo Enthusiast
8 / 10.0
8 / 10.0
May 26, 2020

All in all, Minecraft Dungeons is a lot fun. Coming from more of a Diablo background, I wasn't sure how well the simplified mechanics would jive with me, but I was pleasantly surprised. Everything about Minecraft Dungeons, from the enemies to the environments to the increased emphasis on higher-quality items, oozes a charming Minecraft feel. A few minor performance issues hold it back slightly, but not enough to keep me from coming back for a lot more.

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We Got This Covered
Jun 8, 2020

The epitome of good things coming in small packages, Minecraft Dungeons is simple, wholesome fun.

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RPG Site
8 / 10
8 / 10
May 26, 2020

That’s Minecraft Dungeons in a nutshell though - what’s here is mostly fantastic, but what’s missing feels like it could have pushed it beyond greatness.

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Xbox Achievements
80%
80%
May 25, 2020

A robust and engaging dungeon-crawling action-RPG with depth to spare, Minecraft Dungeons might not have the wealth of stats and loot that Diablo and its ilk have, but it's an enormously impressive take on the genre, regardless.

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GamingBolt
8 / 10.0
8 / 10.0
May 24, 2020

Despite a shallow loot system, Minecraft Dungeons crafts an enjoyable and relaxing dungeon crawling experience that offers something for both fans of the series and fans of the genre.

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Cheat Code Central
4 / 5.0
4 / 5.0
May 26, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons won’t do much for you if you’re looking for a new, true blue dungeon crawler. But if you have a little one to tag along on your expeditions, this is an accessible, cheerful, and polished romp perfect for extra bonding time.

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Gamers Heroes
80 / 100
80 / 100
May 22, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons is a dungeon-crawling adventure that promises a lot of fun for gamers young and old alike. While its replay value may wane with time, a constantly growing progression system and its various difficulty settings offer a lot for those less affected by the repetition.

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GameSpew
8 / 10.0
8 / 10.0
May 22, 2020

Considering the game’s asking price, Minecraft Dungeons should be a must-buy for anyone who enjoys a good dungeon-crawling adventure.

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FingerGuns
8 / 10
8 / 10
May 31, 2020

It’s just a shame there’s no sign of the Minecraft’s primary mechanic, which would have been a great addition to the overall experience. It’s a good laugh and as is so often with co-op games, you’ll get the most out of it with your pals/family.

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Destructoid
8 / 10.0
8 / 10.0
May 22, 2020

Although Minecraft Dungeons might not have the depth that a lot of hardcore dungeon crawler fans are looking for, it's an easy game to pick up and play at pretty much any point: solo or otherwise. Minecraft has proven itself to be quite the enduring and endearing IP over the past decade, and Dungeons is now partially responsible for that legacy.

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INDIANTVCZ
8 / 10
INDIANTVCZ
Jaroslav Sedláček
8 / 10
May 28, 2020

This is a highly repetitive game that will still keep you in suspense and will not let you rest. So far, its playing time is very short, which will hopefully change with the advent of DLC. Sometimes, a mobs gets stuck somewhere, but it's a bug that can be considered positive. Minecraft Dungeons can be played by younger and older players. You are not bothered by any complicated crafting system, and you are not exposed to anything you have to think deeply about.

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Gamefa
7.8 / 10.0
7.8 / 10.0
Jun 5, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons is an entertaining dungeon-crawler experience in the world of Minecraft. This game basically Have everything we love about dungeon crawler games. Lots of looting, tons of combat, deep RPG elements and almost everything you can see in games like Diablo. Still, the game's lacks of any Innovations, don't let it to become a unique game or anything more than classic dungeon-crawlers.

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GameSpace
7.8 / 10.0
7.8 / 10.0
Jun 11, 2020

With a short campaign mode and lack of crafting, Minecraft Dungeons may not be a hardcore offering that will give you hundreds of hours of play, but it is a perfect way to spend a few hours playing together with friends or your kids while you wait for the next season of your favorite dungeon crawler to start up.

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Geek Culture
7.8 / 10.0
7.8 / 10.0
May 28, 2020

Simple, straightforward, and unapologetically Minecraft, Minecraft Dungeons is a pretty good dungeon-crawling action-roleplaying game that does not dig deep into its inspirations.

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Chalgyr's Game Room
7.8 / 10.0
7.8 / 10.0
Jun 3, 2020

So overall, while Minecraft Dungeons plays it rather safe with the Dungeon Crawling style, it’s fun to play either on your own or with friends. With the current state of affairs, #playapartogether and COVID-19, it is nice that there are both a local and online multiplayer so that families in the same house can play off of one console while friends can just easily add each together to go hacking & slashing against the evil hordes that threaten the land. With more content coming soon as showcased on the world map, I’m interested in seeing what comes next. Source: Ultimate Game Pass Subscription provided by Microsoft for Minecraft Dungeons Review

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Wccftech
7.6 / 10.0
7.6 / 10.0
May 23, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons is a bright and colourful dungeon crawler, with interesting enemies and fast, frantic combat. It doesn't bring anything new to the genre, and takes away quite a lot of its complexities, leaving us with a simple, accessible, unremarkable yet still fun game.

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Impulsegamer
May 25, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons is the perfect distraction and while it doesn't offer much in terms of originality, it's an enjoyable block… err… hack 'n slash game set the wonderful backdrop of Minecraft in this family friendly version of Diablo with good gameplay, graphics and audio to help get you lost in pure entertainment. It's also a game that is played better with friends so if you need some mindless entertainment, check out Minecraft Dungeons!

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COGconnected
75 / 100
75 / 100
May 24, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons isn’t the finest ARPG I’ve ever picked up, but it’s a terrific first step in your journey.

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ZTGD
7.5 / 10.0
Ken McKown

Top Critic

7.5 / 10.0
Jun 17, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons is a solid game that is not only cheap, but accessible. It also helps that it came out on everything and Game Pass owners get to check it out for free. It is great seeing Microsoft expand the series out to more genres. The recognizable fidelity aids in it reaching a larger audience and the price tag makes it an impulse purchase. It also helps that the quality is there. I think anyone who takes a dive into Minecraft Dungeons will have a great time.

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Press Start
7.5 / 10.0
7.5 / 10.0
May 25, 2020

Bar a rather unexciting story, a little lack of nuance in the combat and a couple of misgiving regarding couch co-op, there is a hell of a lot to love and enjoy about Minecraft Dungeons. Rather miraculously, it's managed to pull off being both a game for all types of Minecraft fans and those seeking a challenging dungeon crawler. At launch, it's a little concise sure, but chasing that new loot means I'm not done with it yet, and likely won't be for a while still.

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GRYOnline.pl
7.5 / 10.0
7.5 / 10.0
May 25, 2020

Minecraft: Dungeons stole 10 hours of my life, but it only took half of that to finish the game. When the difficulty level rises and Creepers multiply, the game becomes very enjoyable. However, to truly appreciate this game, you have to play it with someone. If you have a trusty team and love pixels – the game will be worth your time.

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PC Gamer
75 / 100
75 / 100
May 27, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons is a breezy dungeon crawler that reproduces Minecraft's playful attitude.

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Gamersky
7.5 / 10.0
Gamersky
金闪闪老里

Top Critic

7.5 / 10.0
May 31, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons is a decent Diablo-like action game but doesn't stand out in any aspect.

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Game Debate
7.5 / 10.0
7.5 / 10.0
May 30, 2020

What it lacks in depth, it more than makes up for in pure unadulterated joy. The simplistic combat, coupled with the ridiculously easy drop-in-and-play gameplay makes for a fun and engaging roguelite dungeon crawler either alone or with friends. You'll have fun, that's guaranteed, and is perfect for all ages. Don't expect a complex story, rich with lore, but you'll almost certainly have a good time if you're a fan of its predecessor.

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GotGame
7.5 / 10.0
7.5 / 10.0
May 25, 2020

Even with these issues though, I enjoy Minecraft Dungeons. I’ll likely put more time in with it between playing heavier, story-based titles, but I’m compelled by its gameplay. The combat is fun and light, and perhaps the Apocalypse Mode will carry more of the awesome loot I seek. Also, at a $20 price point, it has plenty of action for the entry cost.

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TechRaptor
7.5 / 10.0
7.5 / 10.0
May 26, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons is a casual ARPG that's perfect for fans of the series. Although it has pretty visuals and a challenging late-game difficulty, the loot variety is disappointing and the game's overall replay value doesn't seem high.

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Gaming Nexus
7.4 / 10.0
7.4 / 10.0
Jun 16, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons is a competent hack n' slash RPG; nothing more, nothing less. It has the outward charm of the creative masterpiece that inspired it, but very little depth. What is here is fun for a time in solo or co-op, but don't expect it to hold your attention long-term.

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Atomix
73 / 100
73 / 100
May 28, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons is an OK game that falls behind because of all the limitations that will surely be expanded upon in a monetized way.

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Video Chums
7.3 / 10.0
7.3 / 10.0
May 22, 2020

It may not be as expansive or inspire as much creativity as its namesake may lead you to believe but Minecraft Dungeons is certainly a solid and enjoyable isometric action game with character progression that'll keep you hooked.

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IGN
7 / 10.0
IGN

Top Critic

7 / 10.0
May 22, 2020

Simple and fun to play, Minecraft Dungeons is a good entry-level dungeon crawler, but it doesn't dig too deep.

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GamesRadar+
May 22, 2020

Mojang's smartly streamlined dungeon crawler makes for a more accessible alternative in the action RPG space.

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Metro GameCentral
7 / 10
7 / 10
May 25, 2020

A modern day alternative to Gauntlet, whose innate shallowness and overreliance on random generation is balanced out by some fun combat and great co-op action.

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Game Informer
7 / 10.0
7 / 10.0
May 26, 2020

The first few hours are a treat, and the late game has a nice element of experimentation. Unfortunately, its flaws balloon during the lengthy middle stretch.

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GameSpot
7 / 10
7 / 10
May 26, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons is a welcoming dungeon-crawler entry point for newcomers and a lighthearted throwback for veterans.

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USgamer
May 27, 2020

Mojang spins up its own take on the Diablo dungeon crawling formula. While it looks like it might be "Baby's First Diablo," Minecraft Dungeons has a good degree of challenge available for you and three friends. It's more focused on lowering barriers by streamlining the acquisition of loot, instead of miring you in pages of stats. There's a decent tail of playability with three levels of difficulty, but you'll have to look to potential post-launch content for the length of experience some dungeon crawling fans crave.

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Game Revolution
4 / 5
4 / 5
Jun 5, 2020

I would have liked to see Mojang put more resources behind Minecraft Dungeons and put a unique spin on the hack-and-slash RPG genre by utilizing Minecraft‘s unique aspects. Minecraft Dungeons is fun in short bursts but does little to actually adapt the Minecraft property into its gameplay. Mojang plans to expand Minecraft Dungeons with DLC that may address some of the issues it has at launch. However, with the gameplay loop being so shallow, I wouldn’t count on any DLC expanding the game’s depth without fundamental alterations to the game’s core systems.

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Shacknews
7 / 10
7 / 10
May 25, 2020

But, while the core Minecraft experience can be enjoyed alone, Minecraft Dungeons feels much more suited for a night with friends. So be sure to link up with a few partners, because it's dangerous to go alone.

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IGN Italy
7 / 10.0
IGN Italy

Top Critic

7 / 10.0
May 25, 2020

It's funny, engaging and, at times, surprisingly challenging: Minecraft Dungeons only lacks a bit of depth in the end-game area, and we hope to see that added in the next months.

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PCGamesN
7 / 10
7 / 10
May 22, 2020

A stripped down Diablo that oozes charm and loot variety but is probably better suited to a younger audience.

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Twinfinite
3.5 / 5.0
3.5 / 5.0
May 22, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons is undoubtedly entertaining, and despite all my gripes I find myself being pulled back in, drawn to take on ever-more difficult challenges as I grind toward better gear.

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TrustedReviews
May 22, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons is a solid dungeon crawler that will work wonders with younger audiences taking their first step into the genre, although will leave experienced players wanting something more significant.

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Gameblog
7 / 10
7 / 10
May 24, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons can be considered as a good way, for kids, to try a dungeon-crawler. Very cute, very simple, efficient, that game just lacks some depth and tasks that would urge players to keep on playing after finishing the, quite short, main campaign.

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Spaziogames
7 / 10.0
7 / 10.0
May 22, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons is a fresh and fast-paced dungeon crawler experience, even though a little too tiny to appeal on the long run

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Hardcore Gamer
3.5 / 5.0
3.5 / 5.0
May 26, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons is a capable all-ages dungeon crawl that, while doesn't use its license to anything like its full potential (see Dragon Quest Builders 2 for how to do it right), is still good fun once it gets moving.

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NintendoWorldReport
7 / 10.0
7 / 10.0
May 25, 2020

While the overall brevity and lesser level diversity is disheartening, Minecraft Dungeons is an enjoyable experience. It's much harder to recommend as a solo player, but if you're able to hang out on the couch and knock out some creepers with a pal or head online and smash up mobs with a buddy, the weaker elements can wash away. I had a good time playing Minecraft Dungeons. I just wish there was a little more to it.

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New Game Network
70 / 100
70 / 100
May 26, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons is a straightforward action RPG spinoff that doesn't try to be anything more than an accessible entry for existing fans of the franchise. The low asking price helps offset the areas where the game comes up short.

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GameSkinny
May 27, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons offers a very Diablo-like dungeon-crawling experience without the gore and grimdark atmosphere.

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TheReviewGeek
7 / 10.0
7 / 10.0
May 30, 2020

Make no mistake about it, Minecraft Dungeons is not a game designed for experienced gamers looking for a challenge. It’s an entry-level dungeon crawler tailored for older kids looking to branch out from the blocky open-world nature of Minecraft. In that respect, the game is worth picking up and certainly holds enough of the aesthetic flair and charm from the Minecraft IP to feel like a natural spin-off. The gameplay is basic so kids should be able to pick this up quickly and aside from a disappointing leveling up system, Minecraft Dungeons is a fun co-op experience that knows who it’s targeting and executes on that perfectly.

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Checkpoint Gaming
7 / 10
7 / 10
May 22, 2020

In short, Minecraft Dungeons is a basic, albeit competent addition to the dungeon-crawler genre. Yes, it’s a glorified new way to use the Minecraft skin but it works.

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Game Freaks 365
Jun 5, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons is a good entry-level dungeon crawler. Hardcore gamers might find it too simple.

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SomHráč.sk
70%
70%
Jun 2, 2020

Although with a competent team you can beat the game in an afternoon, Minecraft Dungeons can offer countless hours of entertainment with plenty of replay value. It's not a game of the year candidate by any stretch, but it serves as a proof that the blocky universe can work with other genres.

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VGChartz
7 / 10
7 / 10
Jun 22, 2020

A fun and charming new take on the franchise that many fans should enjoy.

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VDZE Media
7 / 10
7 / 10
Jun 2, 2020

There are no character classes or skill trees to muddy the waters which does make the game more accessible to a younger audience but there is depth here to be found if you want it. I think Mojang have done a really good job of creating a core experience that Minecraft fans will enjoy.

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The Games Machine
6.8 / 10.0
6.8 / 10.0
May 25, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons is a good entry point into the world of the hack & slash games tailored for a younger audience. Too bad the loot system is abysmal and there's no endgame whatsoever.

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Stevivor
6.5 / 10.0
6.5 / 10.0
May 22, 2020

We basically decided we’d keep playing through the three major difficulties, but really because it seems like some easy gamerscore rather than an activity we’re invested in.

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SECTOR.sk
6.5 / 10.0
6.5 / 10.0
May 29, 2020

Action RPG in Minecraft universum works well, but there is nothing special in this game. Still good choice for children and casual players.

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Oyungezer Online
6.5 / 10.0
Oyungezer Online
Mert Gökhan

Top Critic

6.5 / 10.0
May 29, 2020

If you have some friends you can gather around, you should give Minecraft Dungeons a chance. But know that game has a long way to go to become a Diablo killer.

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Zoomg
6.5 / 10.0
6.5 / 10.0
Jun 4, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons tries to be a fun and simple dungeon crawler that everyone can enjoy playing. but it's simplicity hasn't happened in a positive way and problems with it like lack of crafting hurt the experience. but overall Minecraft Dungeons still have some fun elements like offline and online game mode or beautifully designed world.

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Pardis Game
6.5 / 10.0
6.5 / 10.0
Jun 22, 2020

Minecraft dungeons had a lot of potential to be a strong and enjoyable game that could engage the gamer for hours. But the developers didn’t use this potential at all and released the game as incomplete as it is. The developers will probably add more content in the future updates and DLCs but right now, the game is not what it was expected to be

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WayTooManyGames
6.5 / 10.0
6.5 / 10.0
Jul 1, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons does promise that DLC is coming, whether this ends up just being a cash grab to add a couple extra levels is yet to be seen. All we can hope for is that this will give fans of the game a reason to return to the game and give a reason to grind out levels and gear, otherwise, Minecraft Dungeons will surely fall to the wayside.

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God is a Geek
6.5 / 10.0
6.5 / 10.0
May 22, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons has heaps of potential, and in a year's time it may be a very different beast. But right now I can't shake the notion that this is a squandered opportunity.

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GuiltyBit
6.3 / 10.0
6.3 / 10.0
May 29, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons is a somewhat different bet than the players in this franchise are used to. It is an entertaining game that knows how to attract attention, whose reminiscences to Diablo are more than evident. If you want to enjoy that style of play but in a lighter way, Minecraft Dungeons will know how to exceed your expectations.

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VG247
VG247

Top Critic

May 26, 2020

Like Diablo, this is a game designed for multiple playthroughs on increasing difficulties, but few players will feel compelled to return to a seam that’s all dried up after a single day’s exploration.

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Nintendo Life
Jun 6, 2020

At its heart, Minecraft Dungeons is the sort of release that feels like it rides on the coattails of greater games a little too much. If this game did not have the Minecraft branding, it’s not much of a leap to assume that it would scarcely garner any attention based purely on its own merits. The gear system, combat, level design, and presentation is all fine and entertaining in its own right, but there’s little here that we could point to that elevates this game alongside or above peers such as Torchlight II, Diablo III or Path of Exile. Bearing this in mind, we’d give Minecraft Dungeons a very light recommendation to those of you looking for a surface-level introduction to the ARPG genre or for something to play in co-op with the kids. If that doesn’t describe you, then we’d suggest going with either Torchlight II or Diablo III, which both offer a more substantial and fulfilling experience of this genre.

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AusGamers
6 / 10.0
6 / 10.0
May 25, 2020

An entry level take on a well-worn genre that after a few hours will have you heading for the exit.

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Worth Playing
6 / 10.0
6 / 10.0
May 27, 2020

There is a lot of potential in Minecraft Dungeons (and there is already DLC being advertised for it), but in its current state, it feels like a first draft. If you already have a Game Pass subscription, check it out for some easy achievements, but if you're looking to scratch that dungeon crawler itch, there are better options out there right now.

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3DNews
6 / 10.0
3DNews
Михаил Пономарев

Top Critic

6 / 10.0
May 31, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons is a superficial dungeon crawler without any signs of a spectacular narrative or deep gameplay.

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NoobFeed
60 / 100
60 / 100
May 29, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons isn't like traditional Minecraft. There's no building or crafting, instead, it's a hack and slash title that takes a lot of reference from Blizzard Entertainment's Diablo series. With the player traveling through multiple biomes to save the Villages from a deadly threat. It still carries the Minecraft charm with enemies and locations designed after the massively popular indie title but doesn't attempt to take advantage of the mechanics that made the franchise such a hit. Instead, relying on the Minecraft charm for an average experience.

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Explosion Network
6 / 10.0
6 / 10.0
Jun 2, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons is a simple entry-point ARPG. But it could have been so much more if it leaned heavier into being “baby’s first ARPG” as well as the elements that make Minecraft, Minecraft.

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Rocket Chainsaw
Jun 2, 2020

A light, decently fun little dungeon crawler that doesn’t ask for a huge time investment and offers a different take on the Minecraft universe.

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Area Xbox
6 / 10.0
6 / 10.0
May 23, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons is the new game of Mojang and Double Eleven. This new game brings the Minecraft franchise to the universe of dungeons crawler

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Areajugones
5.5 / 10.0
5.5 / 10.0
May 22, 2020

Minecraft Dungeons is a game that doesn't live up to expectations. Despite being funny, it's way too small and unpolished to be the next game in the Minecraft series. Playing through the whole game leaves us with the feeling that this is just a prototype rather than the full ARPG game that fans were expecting.

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WellPlayed
5 / 10.0
5 / 10.0
May 22, 2020

Though it does a great job at making the isometric ARPG formula more accessible, Minecraft Dungeons ultimately falls short due to its shallow nature

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