Dead Cells Guide: Weapons, Doors, And Tips We Wish We Knew Before Starting
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Dead Cells is now officially out, and if you've been playing, you know how challenging it can be. The roguelike-Metroidvania hybrid's randomized elements make each run tense, while permanent upgrades put more pressure on you in the long run. Whether you're just starting or have hit a boss-shaped roadblock, knowing what to do next can be tricky. Luckily, we've got you covered.
In this guide, we've rounded up the best tips we wish we'd known before we started Dead Cells. Learn from our mistakes (and our successes), including how not to invest your cells and how to reforge your weapons for the best effect. We won't spoil big secrets here, of course, since the joy of discovery is one of the best things about Dead Cells.
For more, be sure to read our Dead Cells review. You can also watch our video about why Dead Cells is an instant classic and one of our favorite games of 2018, or, if you just want to see some gameplay, you can check out our livestream of the mid-game.
Got any other great Dead Cells tips? Let us know in the comments below!