This is how the world evaluates role play


from Dominik Zwingmann
For the release of Paper Mario: The Origami King, the ratings of the global press have also arrived on the Internet. The game from Nintendo left a good impression with an average of 81 out of 100 points. The testers particularly praised the creativity and humor of the story.

Paper Mario: The Origami King, the next part of Nintendo's role-playing series, will be released on Friday. In line with the release, the representatives of the international press have also published their ratings for the title. And it looks like Nintendo is quite happy with the tests from all over the world. After 53 reviews on the website of MetaCritic Paper Mario: The Origami King achieved an average of 81 out of 100 possible points.

This puts the newest offshoot in the middle field in direct comparison with its predecessors. Paper Mario: Color Splash, published for Wii U in 2016, scored 76 points. Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door for GameCube (87 points) and Super Paper Mario for Nintendo Wii (85 points) got slightly better ratings. In our PC Games test, the newest part of the series received a total of 7 out of 10 points. You can read our detailed opinion on role-playing either in the article or in the video review below.

To the highlights of Paper Mario: The Origami King (buy now for € 56.25) According to the tests of the press, the fantastic story belongs, which should offer a lot of creativity and humor. The new combat system is also praised for its innovation, but is also said to have a few weaknesses. In addition, the title is no longer the typical role-playing game that we know from previous parts of the series. Below we have prepared an overview of the current ratings for you. Paper Mario: The Origami King is available today exclusively for Nintendo Switch.

Paper Mario: The Origami King – international ratings

Source: MetaCritic

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