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Severed

Rating Summary

Based on 74 critic reviews
Mighty Man

OpenCritic Rating

84

Top Critic Average

84%

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Based on 74 critic reviews
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Game Information

Available on:Wii USep 22, 2016
Nintendo 3DSOct 13, 2016
PlayStation VitaApr 26, 2016
Nintendo SwitchAug 8, 2017

Developer: DrinkBox Studios

Genres: Action, RPG

Take control of a one-armed warrior named Sasha, wielding a living sword on her journey through a nightmare world in search of her family.

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Mighty Head
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Strong Head
18
Fair Head
5
Weak Head
3
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Eurogamer

No Recommendation / Blank
Eurogamer

A beautiful throwback that's just a touch too shallow.

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IGN

6.4 / 10.0
IGN

Severed is at its best when it features short, tactical fights in its eerily beautiful dungeons, but those battles largely lose their appeal by the second half. Combat becomes tedious due to boring buffs instead of introducing new ideas in order to make battles more challenging. That blow to the combat’s longevity wouldn’t have felt so bad if exploring the bizarre world weren’t so tedious.

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Metro GameCentral

8 / 10
Metro GameCentral

A fantastically strange and unique first person adventure that manages to make touchscreen controls seem fresh and interesting again.

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Game Informer

8.5 / 10.0
Game Informer

Even after I completed the final challenge of the story, I couldn’t wait to dive back in

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