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Score Breakdown Based on 157 ratings
  1. 10 (29)
  2. 9 (42)
  3. 8 (44)
  4. 7 (17)
  5. 6 (9)
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  7. 4 (2)
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  • Rating:5

    Not all it's hyped up to be

    Going into Hellblade, Expectations were a bit high. There was a lot of hype behind it, A lot of praise and IMO - It just doesn't live up to the hype.The story, in a nutshell, is Senua's journey into hell in an attempt to... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:3

    This game unplayable on PC

    The combat is ugliest as i ever seen in any games. Maybe it's possible to play it on console but on PC its just unplayable. It is very frustrating than you even switch to the easy combat mode but can't win the fight agai... Read Full Review

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

    A fantastic experience if you can keep with it

    I found this game is very deep and thought provoking which is no surprise as it is at its core about mental illness and using an adventure game as to show whats its like.I characters look cool, are well designed. Voice ... Read Full Review

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

    Wow!

    Visually stunning! Amazing sound! Awesome combat! Cutscenes that blend seamlessly from gameplay to cutscene then back to gameplay. I honestly thought that the the combat would suffer at the cost of the superior graphics.... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:5

    Hellblade is really nothing special

    I've read the raving reviews about Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice and how they had a Mental Health Clinician help them with the game so the player can get a real in the mind look at someone who suffers from real mental ill... Read Full Review

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

    Great atmosphere and acting, but combat is subpar

    The good: Very nice audio creating the creepy atmosphere with horror undertones. Acting of the main character is good.The bad: Combat is extremely repetitive with very few types of enemies. Their combat style is the sam... Read Full Review

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

    Soo engaging

    I wont give a lengthy review but go with basics. Engaging gameplay, Excellent sound model, nice combat (lacks a bit but its ok), Good message in the end. Surround headset is a must otherwise you wont get deep into the ch... Read Full Review

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

    Relentlessly grim and depressing

    Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice is a relentlessly grim and depressing look into psychosis/schizophrenia of a viking girl as she descends toward madness following the death of her lover (I think that's the general jist of it... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Visuals Can Be Deceptive

    Perception is controlled hallucination.From the makers of Devil May Cry (5), one of my favourite series comes the psychological thriller action - adventure Hellblade : Senua’s Sacrifice, etching their name in the p... Read Full Review

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

    Uncomfortable

    Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice is an independent game that suppressed the world of games by the beautiful graphics, and finally the game left and impresses beyond the charts the great narrative, which is a fight of Senua a... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
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