Death Squared


  • Demo Available: EU & JP eShop only
  • MSRP: $14.99
  • Released:
    • NA/EU: July 13, 2017
    • JP: November 2, 2017
  • Genre: Puzzle, Party, Multiplayer, Board Game
  • Number of players:
    • Offline: 1 - 4
  • Developer: SMG Studio
  • Publisher: SMG Studio
  • Download size: 740 MB
  • Metacritic: 78 7.7
  • OpenCritic:
  • How Long To Beat:
    • Main Story: 6 hours
    • Main + Extra: 7½ hours
    • Completionist: 9½ hours
  • ESRB Rating: Everyone
  • Play modes: TV, Tabletop, Handheld
  • Languages: Japanese, English, Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, Russian, Korean, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional)
  • Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

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$0.99 (-93%)

Death Squared is a puzzle game about cooperation, communication, and robot explosions.

Does anyone actually read these descriptions? They do? And there's someone reading right now? Well, in that case: Death Squared is a cooperative puzzle game for 1, 2, or 4 players, best enjoyed with loved ones who don't mind a little arguing for the greater good.

Prove your teamwork skills in Death Squared as you solve puzzles together or die trying! Each player needs to guide a robot to a color-coded goal, but the path is beset with deadly traps and hazards. Teams of players will need close observation and communication to keep each other alive and discover a solution together.

Complete the main campaign with 1 or 2 players, then take a group into 4-player Party Mode for the ultimate teamwork trial! For those that can't get enough, head to the 'Vault' to find extra experiments recommended only for the brave.

A micro-journey of surprise, discovery, mastery, and success
Full voice acting by Rice Pirate
80x puzzling levels in the Story levels
40x 4-player Party levels
30x Vault levels (too hard for the main game)

New in 2019!
15x New Vault Levels
Color-blind options
3x New Game Plus Game Modes

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