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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: 25 out of 499
  1. Mar 15, 2020
    10
    Está ainda mais divertido que o Ori and the blind forest e ainda mais bonito. Excelente jogabilidade.
  2. Jun 22, 2020
    10
    The best indie ever made, killing Ori and the blind forest...Masterpiece 10/10
  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 29, 2020
    10
    Un gran juego, de los mejores metroidvania que hay. Hermoso artísticamente y una gran jugabilidad.
  5. Mar 13, 2020
    10
    Ori and the Will of the Wisps is not only a great platformer, it is now also an amazing action game. The beauty of its visual section and itsOri and the Will of the Wisps is not only a great platformer, it is now also an amazing action game. The beauty of its visual section and its soundtrack hide a most demanding and challenging proposal where a mistake can cost you dearly, but that rewards moments of beauty and frenzy difficult to match. Not only does it become one of the benchmarks of the genre and one of the releases of the year, it is also one of the essential games in the entire Xbox One catalog. Expand
  6. Mar 11, 2020
    10
    Absolutely breath taking and gorgeous and fun to play its one of the best games i ever played ..i cant wait to see Xbox game studios work onAbsolutely breath taking and gorgeous and fun to play its one of the best games i ever played ..i cant wait to see Xbox game studios work on Xbox Series X. Expand
  7. Apr 4, 2020
    0
    La suite de l'orible étron premier du nom, l'étron indé caviar développé avec un peu plusd'argent que la moyenne des étrons indés et s'il neLa suite de l'orible étron premier du nom, l'étron indé caviar développé avec un peu plusd'argent que la moyenne des étrons indés et s'il ne s'agit pas d'un véritable indé (évidemment, c'est pas assez pixélisé) ellle en a tout l'esprit et la euh... "fraîcheur" ! parce que les indés, c'est frais sa mère, putain !

    Tellement frais que c'est toujours du "jeu" de plate-formes pourries, péraves et pouravenazes comme on en faisait depuis... euh l'antiquité informatique. Et bien entendu en 2D ou 2D et demi comme ici et en un peu plus de couleurs que l'étron indé standard, certes. Cela reste néanmoins super gnéééé avec une palette gnéééé, ce qui signifie un jeu de gnéééé...

    Car on dirige le petit lutin mongolien dans sa forêt de merde (je te raserais tout ça, moi, au bulldozer !) qui doit euh sauver la forêt, tu vois et aider sa copine la chouette ou un truc dans le genre bien niais parce que tout est super niais ici, on se croirait dans un jeu japoniais ! sauf que pour une fois, ils n'ont rien à voir avec ça, non, non.

    Donc, en résumé, c'est la suite daubée habituelle de la daube initiale sans aucun intérêt sauf pour joueurs neuneus évidemment. Et un peu nais sur les bords.
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