VVVVVV

VVVVVV

2017

System
Switch eShop
Publisher
Nicalis
Developer
Terry Cavanagh

8.5

Game Rating

User Ratings: 6

Our Review: 8/10

Overview

Number of Players
2
Genre
Platformer
Release Date

Switch eShop

  • 17th Nov 2017, $9.99 (US/Canada)
  • 17th Nov 2017, £8.99 (UK/EU/AU)
Series
VVVVVV

Screenshots (6)

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Reviews

  • 41

    Switch eShop

    Review VVVVVV

    A VVVVVVery good time

    When we first reviewed VVVVVV for the 3DS way back in 2010, we praised it for its ZX Spectrum / Commodore 64-style graphics, along with its simple and intuitive gravity-shifting mechanics. Not much has changed about VVVVVV in the intervening years, but truly, we don't mind.  If you haven't tried VVVVVV before it's a...

About The Game

It’s the game that’ll have you walking on the ceiling and looking up at the floor! VVVVVV is a challenging 2D action platformer with one deceptively simple gameplay mechanic: without the ability to jump, Captain Viridian must rely on inverting gravity to advance through hundreds of rooms and solve the puzzles he encounters therein.

This love letter to the days of 8-bit home computer games features amazing retro gameplay, a genuinely classic visual aesthetic and an earworm chiptune soundtrack created by Swedish musician Magnus Palsson.

  • Open-world environment with six unique areas
  • 20 collectable trinkets scattered throughout the massive game world
  • Abundant checkpoints to reduce the chances of having to repeat areas you’ve already cleared
  • Multiple game modes, including Time Trials and No Death Mode
  • New local co-operative multiplayer mode
  • Silky smooth frame rate (60 fps)