The game has an excellent score that makes each area feel unique, and will stay with you long after you’ve finished playing. Sound design that makes combat feel crunchy and impactful, and overall the game is a joy to listen to.
Will of the Wisps’ stunning art style, mixing 3D models with hand drawn art, combines with fluid animation and whimsical world design to create something that looks truly brilliant - only a few framerate dips here and there let it down.
Ori and the Will of the Wisps is a masterclass in platforming prowess, giving you everything you need to traverse it’s complex world. Secrets are plentiful, and gear gating will have you returning to areas to explore multiple times.
Occasional bugs and unexpected loading between areas sometimes break up the flow of gameplay, but Ori and the Will of the Wisps improves on nearly everything the first game did with an expanded scope, a great world and excellent combat.
Most of the achievements can be obtained by 100 percent-ing the game, although there are a few that will require a multiple playthroughs with some tough conditions.