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8.5
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Score Breakdown Based on 4070 ratings
  1. 10 (1213)
  2. 9 (1752)
  3. 8 (693)
  4. 7 (196)
  5. 6 (56)
  6. 5 (34)
  7. 4 (21)
  8. 3 (20)
  9. 2 (20)
  10. 1 (65)

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  • Rating:10

    Stuck in Limbo

    I don't give many "5-star" or "10-out-of-10" review scores for anything, books, movies, games...but Limbo is such a powerful experience that even days after playing it through the first time, I immediately had to go back... Read Full Review

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

    Limbo PC Gameplay

    I have just finished playing the Limbo. Game itself is funny and it was a pleasant experience. While i was playing i have recorded 8 parts , full PC gameplay.You can find my videos on the links below:https://youtu.be/Ibm... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    Great in it's simplicity

    Audio:There is pretty much nothing involved in this aspect of the game. No voice acting and very little of a soundtrack.Visuals:The black and white visual style is such a simple one but that doesn't stop the game from lo... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:2

    Trial and error, mostly error

    Limbo is an adventure game that was originally out for the Xbox Live marketplace and PC but was ported to the PS4 as well. What starts off as a charming visual spectacle quickly fades into obscurity with ho-hum gameplay,... Read Full Review

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

    Limbo a Brilliant game

    Limo is a game full of creativity, Limo is very rigorous in its self-imposed limits. It has no color, no cut-scenes,minimal music and no dialogue.It's constantly surprising you with fresh and original ideas.Limbo is a b... Read Full Review

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

    Limbo PC

    Despite being a short, rather simple platformer with almost no graphics to speak of, I really enjoyed this game. The depressing environments and the intriguing puzzles were quite original. The whole game, although short,... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:2

    Looks nice, but the game itself is awful, avoid.

    First, let's just get the visuals out the way. It looks nice and has a nice atmosphere to go with it. I have little in the way the complain about it in that sense. Though since so many other games have used the style sin... Read Full Review

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

    Far too much timing and trial and error puzzles

    I can see why a lot of people liked this game, but I can't say I do. The presentation is top notch and all, but most the challenging puzzles are all about trial and error and/or tight timing (and I mean tight). You ca... Read Full Review

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

    Limbo is a great puzzle horror genre game that will leave you thinking in deep thought!

    Game: LIMBOGenre: PuzzleDeveloper: PLAYDEADSystem: Steam (PC)Total Score: 74/100Value Score: 7.4/10• Story: 6/10• Characters: 6/10• GamePlay: 10/10• Graphics: 8/10• Sound: 10/10• Music: 4/10... Read Full Review

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

    Alone in the Dark

    What makes nightmares the most scary is sometimes the length of time it takes to wake from them even though in the physical world you weren't under that long but in the dream world it can almost feel like an eternity. ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful