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  • Summary: Post Void is a hypnotic scramble of early first-person shooter design that values speed above all else. Keep your head full and reach the end; Kill what you can to see it mend; Get the high score or try again.
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 5 out of 7
  2. Negative: 0 out of 7
  1. Aug 6, 2020
    90
    Post Void is an absolute delight to play with some of the most satisfying FPS gameplay I’ve experienced in years. While it might only have eleven levels to play through, the outstanding gunplay will keep players engrossed in the hours, days and weeks to come and at £2.33, it’s an unbelievable indie package.
  2. Aug 18, 2020
    85
    Post Void is heavy rock-and-roll, flying pixels, and laser-sharp shmup arcade mechanics distilled into a combination that equally terrifies and unsettles.
  3. Aug 6, 2020
    80
    In most games, things like frustrating controls and steep difficulty would be big negatives. In Post Void, they contribute to how the experience sits with the player. This is a game about determination in the face of uncaring adversity. There are themes of the brevity of life, the overwhelming violence in society, and how blindly moving forward is the only way to succeed, even if players leave something behind in the process. All this shines through even in play sessions that last thirty seconds or less. Beyond mindless progress or the promise of blood and gore, finding meaning in this chaos is Post Void's most addicting quality. By any definition of the word, that is art, and that's what makes Post Void great.
  4. Aug 14, 2020
    80
    Post Void is a barrage of garish visual information parading through the interface of a first-person shooter. As either an act of mercy or a concession to humanity, modest roguelite trappings force all of Post Void’s noise and fury into manageable dosages. This leaves Post Void as a wonderful party drug, provided you can sustain the party and handle the drugs.
  5. Aug 13, 2020
    75
    Post Void, beyond its dizzying hysterical aspect, remains a very addictive retro-FPS experience, simple, clean in concept and effective in execution and which, for the price of a big coffee, will put your skills at risk. , your precision and your concentration while giving you exhilarating sensations
  6. Aug 6, 2020
    60
    The premise is simple: shoot stuff, run towards the finishing line, and do these as fast as possible, with a meter acting both as a timer, and a health bar. It's simple, yet very effective at getting you immersed and addicted, however, while, the frenzy of Post Void is definitely thrilling, the visual "noise" can get in the way of your score-chasing fun. Some small changes here and there, as well as tiny bit of additional content, could definitely turn this into a much bigger recommendation. Otherworldly fingers crossed...
  7. Aug 6, 2020
    50
    Post Void will assault your retina’s with flashing lights and colour clashes that’re both hypnotic and headache-inducing. The old school, fast paced shooter action tied to a system which demands you kill, kill, kill are almost impossible not to enjoy but this is a punishing game that’ll need the player to have a lot of patience with the repetition it’ll put them through.

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 3
  2. Negative: 0 out of 3
  1. Sep 4, 2020
    10
    This is a very addictive fast pace game and the art style looks like you just took acid
  2. Aug 12, 2020
    10
    Absolute joy to play. Simple premise anyone can pick up: Run as fast a possible and shoot everything in sight while listening to theAbsolute joy to play. Simple premise anyone can pick up: Run as fast a possible and shoot everything in sight while listening to the fast-paced music that perfectly accompanies the surreal visuals. You die, you start over. The rooms seem to be randomly generated, so starting over doesn’t ever feel like a chore. Definitely the best indie shooter I’ve played in a long while. Expand
  3. Aug 10, 2020
    6
    Definitely a cool indie game, its worth its price but it has little content and needs some updates, its has a lot of potential because gunplayDefinitely a cool indie game, its worth its price but it has little content and needs some updates, its has a lot of potential because gunplay feels very nice and the surreal aesthetic as well. But needs some balancing and more enemy types and such. Feels more like demo than full game. Expand