Categories: Action
Meta Score: 81
Store: Downwell (Price: $ 1,16)
User Score: 68.0
Platform: PC, iOS (iPhone/iPad), PlayStation Vita, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
Publisher Names: Devolver Digital
Support Language: English, Japanese, French, Italian, German, Spanish – Spain, Portuguese – Brazil, Russian, Turkish
Publish Date: 2015-10-15

PC Requirements:


  • OS: Windows 7 or later
  • Memory: 1 GB RAM
  • DirectX: Version 10
  • Storage: 200 MB available space
  • Additional Notes: Controller recommended.


Downwell is a curious game about a young person venturing down a well in search of untold treasures with only his Gunboots to protect him.

Positive Comment(s)

The variety makes the frequent deaths more palatable and I would probably buy a custom dedicated handheld that just played this game.100Destructoid
Simply put, Downwell is a masterpiece and everyone that regards himself as a true gamer should buy it
Downwell isn’t the kind of game everyone will like, but if you like challenging arcade platforms, you’ll love Downwell.90Gamers’ Temple
Downwell is one of those great small jewels where everything runs like clockwork.853DJuegos
Downwell is an unique take on the shoot em’ up and roguelike genres that is sure to keep you coming back.80The Escapist
Very difficult skill based gameplay and great replayability , Downwell is an indie masterpiece. The way it combines the platformer and vertical shooter is genius. 10/10.100Hub-i
What is it that makes me like this game so much? For 3 bucks you can’t go wrong. It’s a just one more run kind of game plus you get to rescue a cat at the end.100Bitbat
Fun roguelike little game with a minimalistic art and a fantastic gameplay. Is fun and very hard.80tommydlbass
Cast: n/a Story: n/a Fun: 9/10 Gameplay: 10/10 Recommended ———————- This game accomplishes exactly what it wants to accomplish.90Neatqt
Pretty fun game for playing in your free times and a pretty good game for playing try hard beacuse is frustrating for complete it but so satisfactory.90diego24star

Negative Comment(s)

Falling down has never been this hard. Or this pixelated.70PC Games
Procedurally-generated levels are the new zombies. The design does not work beyond mobile gaming. [Aug 2016]60Pelit (Finland)
The game is so well designed and intuitive that it can be enjoyed even with the limited color palette of the Virtual Boy0Rock, Paper, Shotgun
Downwell is an intense and rewarding experience that will keep you coming back for more. I highly recommend it.70Tromble
This game is nothing more than a snack. It is VERY VERY VERY hard to beat. Really hard. I just spent my ******* 24 hours to beat it and force my willpower but nothing happened.0fedakar57

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