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  • Summary: The little spirit Ori is no stranger to peril, but when a fateful flight puts the owlet Ku in harm’s way, it will take more than bravery to bring a family back together, heal a broken land, and discover Ori’s true destiny. From the creators of the acclaimed action-platformer Ori and theThe little spirit Ori is no stranger to peril, but when a fateful flight puts the owlet Ku in harm’s way, it will take more than bravery to bring a family back together, heal a broken land, and discover Ori’s true destiny. From the creators of the acclaimed action-platformer Ori and the Blind Forest comes the highly anticipated sequel. Embark on an all-new adventure in a vast world filled with new friends and foes that come to life in stunning, hand-painted artwork. Set to a fully orchestrated original score, Ori and the Will of the Wisps continues the Moon Studios tradition of tightly crafted platforming action and deeply emotional storytelling. Expand
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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 69 out of 71
  2. Negative: 0 out of 71
  1. Mar 24, 2020
    100
    No game is perfect and I don’t believe giving a game a 10/10 means that it is perfect. However, I believe that Ori and the Will of the Wisps is a masterpiece that deserves the highest praise that I can give it. Moon Studios is a shining example that a small team working with a lot of heart and passion can create something beautiful, fun and challenging. It expands on the original in every way and you will not find a better game in the Metroidvania genre. I personally can’t wait to dive back into the game on a harder difficulty.
  2. Mar 10, 2020
    100
    A gorgeous platformer that builds on the original without ruining what made it so special. If you have Game Pass, there’s no reason not to play this.
  3. Mar 15, 2020
    95
    The visuals are mesmerizing and the music is enchanting, the combat and platforming sequences are smooth as ever and despite its technical issues, The Will of the Wisps is the sequel that The Blind Forest deserves.
  4. Mar 10, 2020
    90
    Ori and the Will of the Wisps is a poignant story and its gameplay is richer than that of its predecessor; it offers plenty of new features with an interesting RPG dimension. The world of Moon Studios is always as magical for the eye and the mind, and enchanting music brings the perfect final touch to this dazzling adventure. Nevertheless, the game suffers from real technical problems: frequent framerate drops and freezes prevent you from fully enjoying this journey. Aside from that, Ori and the Will of the Wisps is almost perfect.
  5. Mar 10, 2020
    90
    In the beauty stakes and beyond, there are very few, in the rarefied realms of indie or AAA, who can challenge it.
  6. Mar 10, 2020
    90
    Minor niggles aside, I can wholeheartedly recommend Ori And The Will Of The Wisps to all of you. Whether or not you've played the original game, picking up this new adventure should be a no-brainer. Moon Studios has gone bigger and better in every conceivable way, crafting an epic, emotional adventure that borrows from some of the best games out there and smartly remixes various genres and ideas in thrilling, unexpected ways.
  7. Mar 11, 2020
    70
    Ori and the Will of the Wisps feels familiar, even though there are many new elements introduced. Not all of them are truly adding to the experience, but they are in no way detrimental. Even though the game is buggy, this metroidvania meets platformer is still a blast.

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Score distribution:
  1. Negative: 31 out of 594
  1. Dec 17, 2020
    10
    best platformer i have ever seen, a masterpiece. everyone must experience this game
  2. Jun 17, 2020
    10
    ori and the will of the wisps é uma obra de arte, trilha sonora impecável, e uma historia emocionante...
  3. Mar 11, 2020
    10
    Excelentes gráficos y jugabilidad, un obligado para todo amante de los juegos estilo metroid

    No cabe duda que moon studio lo hizo de nuevo un
    Excelentes gráficos y jugabilidad, un obligado para todo amante de los juegos estilo metroid

    No cabe duda que moon studio lo hizo de nuevo un excelente juego
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  4. Mar 16, 2020
    10
    Juegazo. Alcanza la perfección en cada uno de sus apartados tanto en banda sonora, jugabilidad , progreso del personaje, historia, estetica,Juegazo. Alcanza la perfección en cada uno de sus apartados tanto en banda sonora, jugabilidad , progreso del personaje, historia, estetica, etc. Si tienes una xbox one estás obligado a jugarlo. Expand
  5. Apr 5, 2020
    10
    Uma ótima continuação do primeiro jogo que já era incrível. O jogo evoluiu e se aperfeiçoou em todos os quesitos.
  6. Mar 11, 2020
    10
    Es ist Ori und so spielt es sich auch. Dazu kommen neue Gameplay-Elemente. Speedrunner Events, Boss Kämpfe und mehr Umfang. Was mir gefälltEs ist Ori und so spielt es sich auch. Dazu kommen neue Gameplay-Elemente. Speedrunner Events, Boss Kämpfe und mehr Umfang. Was mir gefällt sind die verschiedenen Combo Möglichkeiten der neuen Fähigkeiten. Da bleibt viel Zeit und Spass verschiedenes zu Kombinieren. Eigentlich kann man noch keine 10 vergeben. Ich selbst habe auch erst 12h Spielzeit hinter mir. Aber genau diese Zeit war es beim 1mql als ich dir vh war und nun bin ich noch voll dabei. Daher freu ich mich auf alles was kommt und vergebe den Spiel gerne ein 10 von 10. Es ist das was wich wollte. Expand
  7. Oct 5, 2020
    0
    Me encantó el primero y no creí que hubieran creado una mejor secuela para este. Estoy fascinado, lo volvería a jugar cuando mi hijo tenga 6 años

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