Hades has been one of the great surprises of 2020 , the Supergiant Games roguelite has not stopped receiving awards and ovations from both the press and the public, the last one a month ago, where it swept the GDC Awards . The game has not only performed well in reviews, it has also done well in sales, recently sneaking into the top sellers in the UK .
The game from the authors of the excellent Bastion and Transistor , focuses its roguelite action on Greek mythology . We will have to help Zagreo escape from the underworld , while fighting hordes of monsters under the orders of the god of death. The title has a hack and slash style combat and isometric perspective, similar to that seen in the other titles of the company.
In his ascent towards the Olympus of video games, Hades has managed to conquer the Metacritic tops of the new generation systems and impose himself as the best rated game with an average of 93 , both on PS5 and Xbox Series X | S , snatching the throne to two titles of Sony and Microsoft, the remake of Demon’s Souls (92) and Microsoft Flight Simulator (90), two great works, but which have not been able to resist before the Greek gods.
Hades is undoubtedly one of the best games of 2020 , with a well-narrated story that travels between humor and epic with great ease, and a careful artistic section that exudes good taste and charisma in its characters. The game is in luck with the celebrated arrival of the new PlayStation and Xbox systems, in which it has 4K resolution and 60 frames per second .