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Category Description User Score
Gameplay How well the game mechanics work (player controls, game action, interface, etc.) 3.8
Graphics The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines 3.8
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Overall User Score (11 votes) 3.7

Critic Reviews

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Game Tunnel (Oct 01, 2004)
Not sure what to add here more than has already been written. Wik is one of the cooler characters to come around in awhile and definitely fits in with Gish as one of the best games that has come out this year. The only negative here is that some people may miss out on all the greatness due to the initial difficulty in learning how to control the character. I strongly recommend this game!
Game Chronicles (Oct 19, 2004)
I find it refreshing and a bit interesting that some of the best games this holiday season aren’t coming from the big publishers, but from the smaller independent houses. Sure you have your AAA titles that will make millions over the next 90 days, but if you find somebody who downloads and purchases Wik & the Fable of Souls and look at their hard drive in 6-8 months, I bet you’re likely to find this game has managed to stay on their hard drive longer than any other title released this year. I, for one, simply cannot remember a game that was this engaging or addicting in my 24 years of gaming.
GameSpot (Aug 25, 2005)
Wik & the Fable of Souls is a mix of challenging, intelligent gameplay and an intriguing, fairy-tale presentation that will appeal to just about anyone.
GameZebo (Apr 07, 2008)
Overall, Wik is a little too novel for its own good. It's commendable for all the new things it tries, but the novelty causes more annoyance than joy. Still ,if you've had enough of simple, cute platformers that never seem to do anything different, Wik is definitely worth your time.
7Wolf Magazine (Jun 14, 2005)
Интерес к игре угасает уже после первого часа, когда проходит любопытство. Виной всему решение разработчиков о создании сотни серых, однотипных и скучных уровней вместо десятка красивых, разнообразных и увлекательных.