Ninja Theory

Review: Enslaved – Odyssey To The West

May 14, 2011 // 5 Comments

Enslaved is a rarity in this day and age. It’s a new IP, it completely leaves out any form of multiplayer, and it’s strictly a linear experience. This all results in one of the best single player games out there thanks to a masterfully crafted story, beautiful cinematics and atmosphere, some really exciting sequences of gameplay, and some well developed combat. You play as Monkey, and you have a sidekick whose abilities you can control named Trip. In the beginning, it seems like it is going to be an elaborate escort game, after all Trip has placed a mechanical headband on you [...]