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Recettear: An Item Shop's Tale
8.4 out of 10

Recettear: An Item Shop's Tale

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Overall 9
9.0

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dubesor, Metacritic
23 July 2012
  • Summary: This game is surprisingly good. I picked it up during the steam sales not expecting much for ~$4.50. So far I have sunk 35 hours into it and plan on playing a lot more. The game has a very charming atmosphere, the dialog is great the translation is very good, the graphics are nostalgic and remind me...
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Overall 10
10

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MercilessMonkey, Metacritic
11 February 2012
  • Summary: I had no idea what to expect when I first got this game, other than that my friend told me it was about running a shop. That didn't exactly sell it high, but it was in a pack for $5 so I went for it. Much to my surprise, it was one of the most addicting games I've played.
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Overall 10
10

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RectalTerror, Metacritic
30 March 2011
  • Summary: I wasn't expecting much from this game, and it blew me away. Sure the pixellated graphics could be better, they're very cute but not refined, and lack of animation. Yet, this game is MUCH deeper than it looks, and it's huge, in fact, the game is bigger after the game "ends" (but I won't spoil the...
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Overall 9
9.0

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chibixleon, Metacritic
11 September 2010
  • Summary: It's been a while since a game has grabbed my attention like Reccettear. I'm having so much fun playing this game it's hard to really describe. Let me go into a pros and cons for my review though to keep things simple.
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Overall 9
9.0

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Aldinuin, Metacritic
11 September 2010
  • Summary: I bought this game out of hope for a fresh and intriguing new take on the rpg genre considering it is based on an item shop. I was not disappointed at all. First thing I can say about this game is that is clean and simple with controls and gameplay that is easy to understand and learn quickly.
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