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Average Player Score Based on 124 ratings
7.3
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Score Breakdown Based on 124 ratings
  1. 10 (13)
  2. 9 (22)
  3. 8 (37)
  4. 7 (33)
  5. 6 (8)
  6. 5 (2)
  7. 4 (2)
  8. 3 (1)
  9. 2 (2)
  10. 1 (4)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • Review Score:8

    Simple, Fun and Interesting

    This is a very simple and fun game. It is a puzzle based game. Solving the puzzle is very easy. Does not require too much brain work to figure out what to do plus there are hints in almost all the places which tells yo... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful

What Gamespot Users have to say about Papo & Yo

  • Review Score:4.5

    I waited a long time to play this. I wish it would have gotten more work done to it.

    It is rare for me to come across an artistic stylized game that doesn't grab me. As interesting as Papo & Yo story and even back story is, something about it left me not caring to keep picking it up and continuing throug... Read Full Review

    2 of 5 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6.5

    A conflicting mix of great puzzles and story with technical and emotional issues that hold it back.

    One of the reasons some people will never see video games as a legitimate art form is because unlike other forms of media, games generally tend to shy away from disturbing or sensitive subject matter. Games like Call of ... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8

    An important moment in games narrative storytelling

    Papo & Yo is something of an important moment in the medium of video games and deserves to be remembered as a historical waypoint for the part it plays in its emotional evolution. Yet it is also likely to be a game that ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7

    A rather unique way of dealing with a painful subject

    There's no doubt that Papo y Yo deals with a subject rather unique - though it disperses it's intensity with beautiful landscapes and joyful childlike perspective. What struck me in playing this game was the element o... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7

    Dosc ciekawa gra logiczna, przy ktorej raczej nie bedziemy sie nudzic.

    Dosc ciekawa gra logiczna, przy ktorej raczej nie bedziemy sie nudzic. Ciekawy klimacik, i nie zrozumienie sytuacji ktore ciagnie sie przez cala gre daje nam chetke do zrozumienia o co w tym chodzi. O tej grze nie da sie... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    Power Of Imagination !

    Fantastic innovation. Powerful imagination. Its a glue game ! This game is is surely a new and a great concept. Great flow. Great puzzles. Must play this game its worth. The game involves a young Brazilian boy Quico who,... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8

    If you're looking for a creative game to get in touch with your inner child, Papo & Yo is the game for you.

    The Good: Great story, amazing visuals, amusing puzzlesThe Bad: Some clipping and frame rate issues, can lack major challenge for someSitting with your knees against your chest, as a large monster like creature passes by... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.5

    A very rare, beautiful and immersive game.

    Amongst the horde of generic games released where focus is mostly improving old safe ideas, a gem like this pops up that dares to venture into something I haven't experienced before in my 20 years of gaming. A dream worl... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7

    Papo & Yo Review

    Dość ciekawa gra logiczna, przy której raczej nie będziemy się nudzić. Ciekawy klimacik, i nie zrozumienie sytuacji które ciągnie się przez ca przez całą grę daję nam chętkę do zrozumienia o co w tym chodzi... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8

    Simple, Fun and Interesting

    This is a very simple and fun game. It is a puzzle based game. Solving the puzzle is very easy. Does not require too much brain work to figure out what to do plus there are hints in almost all the places which tells yo... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful