Review

Review: RAD proves there’s plenty of life left in roguelike

With its twisted spin, Double Fine brings a fresh take to the roguelike

Game Director
Lee Petty
Key Credits
Gabe Cinquepalmi (Lead Designer), Derek Brand (Lead Artist), David Earl (Composer)

With its twisted style and humour, RAD offers a fresh take on the roguelike, proving there’s plenty of life in the genre.

  • Vibrant 80s-neon comic book visuals and music
  • Some truly inspired and deranged mutations
  • Adapting to mutations makes each run feel different
  • Perspective can make some enemies and environments difficult to read
4 / 5
Version tested
PlayStation 4
Review: RAD proves there’s plenty of life left in roguelike
Game Director
Lee Petty
Key Credits
Gabe Cinquepalmi (Lead Designer), Derek Brand (Lead Artist), David Earl (Composer)

With its twisted style and humour, RAD offers a fresh take on the roguelike, proving there’s plenty of life in the genre.

  • Vibrant 80s-neon comic book visuals and music
  • Some truly inspired and deranged mutations
  • Adapting to mutations makes each run feel different
  • Perspective can make some enemies and environments difficult to read
4 / 5
Version tested
PlayStation 4