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Average Player Score Based on 1157 ratings
8.2
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Score Breakdown Based on 1157 ratings
  1. 10 (281)
  2. 9 (471)
  3. 8 (230)
  4. 7 (72)
  5. 6 (24)
  6. 5 (19)
  7. 4 (9)
  8. 3 (2)
  9. 2 (12)
  10. 1 (37)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • Rating:9

    The love child of Minecraft and Metroid.

    Every now and then a game comes out of nowhere that completely surprises us, and Terraria is one of those games. I had never even heard of this game until the day it was released on Steam. I am a huge fan of 2D platforme... Read Full Review

    16 of 21 users found the following review helpful

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  • Rating:10

    So addictive! 2D minecraft

    I couldn't stop playing this game it's crazy addictive. I've managed to log over 30hrs on normal mode and built a town with almost every NPC. Found and smithed the highest level of items/armor/weapons avail on this diffi... Read Full Review

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

    Sandbox mining and crafting game

    After creating your character, you are thrown into a procedurally generated world, equipped with some basic tools. With little instruction, your task is to gather some resources with the aim of creating a shelter. You ca... Read Full Review

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

    The 2D Sandbox Game

    Quick Terraria No-nonsense ReviewTerraria: Sand Is Overpowered Graphics: 2-D vibrant graphics with block-like textures and a "washed" look. No HD, ultra-high settings. Just plain old sprites with 2-D.Sound: Electric-type... Read Full Review

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

    After the 1.2 patch, Terraria is a great game. But Great is not Supberb...

    The Good:-Open ended sandbox gameplay-Vast amounts of items and weapons to obtain-Can suck a lot of your time away-Good value for money The Bad:-1.2 patch did not make many meaningful changes to the gameplay-There is not... Read Full Review

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

    So, this is one of those modern games.

    I must admit I was deceived. You see, I'm a huge old-school style fan, platformers have that charm from former days where gaming had but one defining characteristic that could make them stand out, challenge. No overblown... Read Full Review

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

    Its a game that everybody inticipates but the fact is that really the controls are confusing and that it lags lots.

    This game was predicted to be pretty good. And to be honest its not all that bad. I think that the main things wrong with it are the confusing controls system and the way it lags. More than a few times have I been in the... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:4.5

    You didn't like minecraft? You want to give this a try? Dont bother...

    I was promised epic boss fights, building ur own castle etc. but all its left is a minecraft clone. Im not the mining guy, i spent 1 hour figuring out how to build a home (tutorials). Then i spent 2-3 Hours Mining. I Die... Read Full Review

    2 of 10 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.5

    breathtaking

    this is by far the best sandbox game ever its like if minecraft and god had a baby gameplay: the gameplay is solid and tight so it makes you feel like if you die its or fault or your enemy is really strong and i wont ... Read Full Review

    0 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    this game is amazing,you always need to get better equipment and the journey to the end is very long and satisfying.....

    this game is amazing,you always need to get better equipment and the journey to the end is very long and satisfying, playing with friends makes it a better experience but also playing alone is great.the many types of bos... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    So addictive...

    I bought this game like week ago and I have already played it for 52 hours. I have never played this kind of game before. This game is so awesome. Maybe I should try minecraft too. Anyway so you explore your giant map an... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful