Game Completion 2018 #12 – Celeste

  • Game: Celeste
  • Platform: Switch
  • Developer: Matt Makes Games
  • Publisher: Matt Makes Games

As someone that’s not massively into the type of platformer that Super Meat Boy opened the floodgates for, this wasn’t on my radar at all when it was revealed on the Nintendo January Direct Mini. However, I picked it up because of such a positive buzz, and boy does it live up to it.

Not only is the platforming action absolutely top-notch, without going into spoilers, it deals with subjects very close to my heart and in ways I could not have possibly imagined from its aesthetic nor its trailers. It’s terrific. Highly recommended.

Also, it does this, which I adore in so many ways:

Life lessons