Concrete Genie

Pixel Opus, Sony Interactive Entertainment

Strong Man
OpenCritic Rating
77
Top Critic Average
67%
Critics Recommend
Based on 82 critic reviews
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Concrete Genie

Rating Summary

Based on 82 critic reviews
Strong Man

OpenCritic Rating

77

Top Critic Average

67%

Critics Recommend

Based on 82 critic reviews
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Game Information

Available on:PlayStation 4Oct 8, 2019

Developer: Pixel Opus

Publisher: Sony Interactive Entertainment

Genres: Art, Adventure

Concrete Genie follows the heartwarming journey of a bullied teen named Ash, who escapes his troubles by bringing his colorful imagination to life in his sketchbook, while exploring his hometown of Denska – a once bright and bustling seaside town now polluted by Darkness. Ash discovers a mysterious lighthouse, where he finds a magical paintbrush charged with ‘Living Paint’ capable of creating magnificent masterpieces that can purify Denska’s polluted walls. Ash must harness the magical properties of his powerful paintbrush to eliminate the Darkness polluting Denska with the help of the mischevious Genies he creates along the way. Can Ash overcome his personal struggles and paint his hometown back to life?

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Concrete Genie - Release Date Reveal Trailer | PS4

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Concrete Genie - Story Trailer | PS4

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Concrete Genie - Paris Games Week Announce Trailer | PS4

Screenshots

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Short and very sweet, Concrete Genie is a spellbinding experiment in player creativity.

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A small, perfectly formed adventure

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Concrete Genie takes you on a uniquely heartwarming journey teeming with creativity and charm that will capture your imagination.

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A peculiarly underdeveloped riff on Jet Set Radio that never manages to find anything interesting to do with any of its many gameplay mechanics and story ideas.

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