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Average Player Score Based on 87 ratings
6.9
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Score Breakdown Based on 87 ratings
  1. 10 (5)
  2. 9 (6)
  3. 8 (18)
  4. 7 (27)
  5. 6 (20)
  6. 5 (7)
  7. 4 (2)
  8. 3 (0)
  9. 2 (0)
  10. 1 (2)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • User Rating:7

    Good puzzle game for a busy weekend

    I played this game for two reason: 1) It was given for free by PSN as a consequence of buying PS4 and 2) it is short enough to give a try a game I haven't heard about. It gives me a good impression, It is game with a sto... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful

What Gamespot Users have to say about Contrast

  • User Rating:8

    WOW.. Very Pretty game and very fun to play!

    Mediocre 5 review from Gamespot is way off base! Its a great puzzle game and fun to play. Maybe they gave it a 5 because there is no shooting or heads being blown off.. But it is more cerebral, and that takes a little mo... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6

    Contrast unique gameplay and atmosphere are hampered by the game shortness and technical glitches.

    Contrast is a game that is as unique as they get with Indie development in mind. It offers a sad and mature story of a very young girl who is desperately clinging to the memory of her parents which appear to have passed... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:6

    Contrast has a great atmosphere and unique puzzles, but falls short through the whole game

    The Good: Inventive shadow puzzles, gorgeous art direction, interesting storyThe Bad: Extremely short, puzzles are too easy, lack of overall content, disappointing ending, many bugs and glitchesThe idea of using shadows... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7

    Falls Short

    Contrast is a great game just so much more could have been done. When you first start the game you are immersed in the world. You want to spend hours exploring and seeing everything but after 30 minutes that feeling wear... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7

    A Fun Mystery Themed Platformer, With Some Quirky Elements In It's Gameplay

    Contrast is one of only two downloadable titles on the new PS4's PSN, and because of this there is no other titles to compare it's quality to. Contrast is quite a short, yet sweet title for new owners of the PS4 to play,... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7

    Good puzzle game for a busy weekend

    I played this game for two reason: 1) It was given for free by PSN as a consequence of buying PS4 and 2) it is short enough to give a try a game I haven't heard about. It gives me a good impression, It is game with a sto... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9

    An absolute pleasure to play.

    Finished playing this on its release; about 4 hours to complete. All achievements and collectables unlocked.This game was an absolute pleasure to play. It's a short indie game telling a mature story of a young girl and h... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful