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SteamWorld Heist

Rating Summary

Based on 63 critic reviews
Mighty Man

OpenCritic Rating

85

Top Critic Average

95%

Critics Recommend

Based on 63 critic reviews
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Game Information

Available on:PlayStation 4Jun 7, 2016
Xbox One2016
Wii UOct 20, 2016
PCJun 7, 2016
Nintendo 3DSDec 10, 2015
PlayStation VitaJun 7, 2016

Developer: Image & Form

Genres: Action, RPG, Strategy

SteamWorld Heist is a game about space adventures and strategic shoot-outs. Play as Captain Piper and recruit a team of rag-tag robots to explore and scavenge the remains of a destroyed world. Board enemy spaceships and command your crew in a unique variety of turn-based combat, where the outcome is determined purely by your own skills.

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Strong Head
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Fair Head
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Weak Head
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IGN

8.8 / 10.0
IGN

Steamworld Heist stole my heart. The characters are charming, the combat is addictive, and the Firefly-style adventure made every battle a blast. Besides some annoying instances of post-battle maintenance, I rarely felt the need to power down these robots.

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Eurogamer

Recommended
Eurogamer

Free aiming and ricochet shots bring wild life to this exquisite turn-based blaster.

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Metro GameCentral

8 / 10
Metro GameCentral

A superb mix of action and strategy that should be enough to convince everyone that turn-based doesn't have to mean slow or serious.

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Game Informer

8.5 / 10.0
Game Informer

Fans of strategy titles won't want to bypass this under-the-radar hit

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