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  • Summary: Join Brian Pasternack on his first day at one of the world’s largest companies, Sintracorp. Uncertain, unprepared, and massively unqualified, will Pasternack have what it takes to shine in Sintracorp’s hierarchy? It all depends on how he performs on his first assignment… and whether heJoin Brian Pasternack on his first day at one of the world’s largest companies, Sintracorp. Uncertain, unprepared, and massively unqualified, will Pasternack have what it takes to shine in Sintracorp’s hierarchy? It all depends on how he performs on his first assignment… and whether he survives it.
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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 14 out of 15
  2. Negative: 0 out of 15
  1. Oct 14, 2019
    90
    Balanced firmly between satisfying puzzles, survival horror gameplay, and an amusing story that satirizes the grind of corporate life, the odd but thoroughly engaging Yuppie Psycho has all the makings of a cult classic.
  2. 90
    Yuppie Psycho gives us a glimpse into the neo-corporate future depicted in science fiction films like Robocop and The Matrix, where normal people try to navigate the corporate dystopian workspaces they’ve found themselves in. It’s a highly polished look at what we once imagined as the reality of the corporatised future, and still could be. It’s entertaining and engaging with its poke at modern life and the flimsy social systems we cling to. It argues that you are not defined by your job – and, on occasion, that’s something everyone needs to hear.
  3. May 31, 2019
    85
    While the difficulty level may scare some away, Yuppie Psycho has so much great writing and clever gameplay that it would be a crime to overlook. Pasternack’s journey through SintraCorp is equal parts scary and hilarious, and the handful of annoying moments were more than made up for by a fundamentally humane story about people trying to connect and help one another within a system designed to grind them into a slurry of blandness. Sometimes literally.
  4. May 14, 2019
    80
    Yuppie Psycho is a great survival horror adventure with a good retro style, an interesting story and a great variety of challenges.
  5. Jun 17, 2019
    80
    Yuppie Psycho is a solid adventure game that plays rough with first-timers, but offers enough hidden content to make exploring worthwhile.
  6. Jun 17, 2019
    80
    Yuppie Psycho turns a workplace satire into a survival horror adventure, and does right by both parts of that strange formula. Despite some frustration from its punishing difficulty, Yuppie Psycho is a surreal but cogent parody that’s well worth clocking in for.
  7. Jun 28, 2019
    72
    Yuppie Psycho is an adventure game that depicts an exploitive employer through both comedy and horror. It’s too bad that the actual survival gameplay lacks tension. During the latter part of the game, the concept of the employer loses its importance, and while that might make sense for the story, I found the game’s original concept far more appealing.

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 14 out of 17
  2. Negative: 1 out of 17
  1. Apr 30, 2019
    10
    10/10
    one of the most surreal experiences I ever had in a video game.
    Fantastic.
    Congratulations to the Developer Team
  2. May 1, 2019
    10
    Excellent game that fascinates with its style, until the very end without stopping to mix fun and horror.
  3. Apr 30, 2019
    10
    Fantastic Game Highly recommend.
    Is a great indie horror game, make sure you clear your schedule as you wont want to stop once you have
    Fantastic Game Highly recommend.
    Is a great indie horror game, make sure you clear your schedule as you wont want to stop once you have started.
    Best part is when you have finished you can start all over with multiple endings so it's not just a once play through game.

    10/10
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  4. Dec 24, 2020
    9
    Yuppie Psycho é um jogo com uma arte bem bonita e uma narrativa muito interessante, juntamente com os plots. Um jogo que realmente mereciaYuppie Psycho é um jogo com uma arte bem bonita e uma narrativa muito interessante, juntamente com os plots. Um jogo que realmente merecia mais reconhecimento Expand
  5. Nov 9, 2020
    9
    Loved this game. It's a 2d horror/exploration game with good storytelling and an overall creepy athmosphere that gives you the chills.

    I'd
    Loved this game. It's a 2d horror/exploration game with good storytelling and an overall creepy athmosphere that gives you the chills.

    I'd highly recommend this game if you're into games like Undertale, Oneshot and LISA: the Painful.
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  6. Apr 17, 2021
    8
    YUPPIE PSYCHO is a stealth horror adventure game. A worthy project, since the game contains a drop of humor, emotion, and even sometimes I hadYUPPIE PSYCHO is a stealth horror adventure game. A worthy project, since the game contains a drop of humor, emotion, and even sometimes I had an intrigue. Decent 8 points from the best critic. Expand
  7. Jul 16, 2020
    0
    My friend told me that He liked plot of this game more than Undertale ( 'cause it is one of my favorite games). So i played Yuppie Psycho, andMy friend told me that He liked plot of this game more than Undertale ( 'cause it is one of my favorite games). So i played Yuppie Psycho, and you know what? For about 2 hours of game so far i was so bored, that i refunded the game. Because of stupid puzzles, dumb characters designs (pixel + anime-like art design and characters itself), and not really interesting story Expand

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