Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair for Nintendo Switch
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Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair

Oct 8, 2019
8.55
playscore
Good
126th of 8761

Trailer, Gameplay, & Screenshots

About this game

Developer: Playtonic Games
Content Rating: Everyone

Summary

They must run, jump and roll their way through a series of challenging 2D levels, face a puzzling Overworld and rally the Royal Bee-tallion to take down Capital B and his Impossible Lair!

Gamer Reviews

676 Reviews
9.06
whatoplay
0 review
NA
Feb 9, 2020
It is a fun game! Not only is the price reasonable, but the game is better than New Super Mario Bros U. Deluxe! It is just as good as Donkey Kong Tropical Freeze and half the price! It is also cool that you can try the impossible lair level as many times as you like.
Avi Shapiro

Avi Shapiro

Nov 2, 2021
9.10
gayforberryvanaerle
7.50
Peter Torckler

Peter Torckler

Mar 1, 2021
8.60
Russell Rogers

Russell Rogers

Apr 23, 2021
9.20
Sertaç Malkoç

Sertaç Malkoç

Apr 19, 2021
9.00

Aggregate Gamer Reviews

Critic Reviews

31 Reviews
8.04
Neal RonaghanOct 03, 2019
Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair is, at its worst, an enjoyable 2D platformer. Some of the level design is a tiny bit pedestrian, but the dynamic duo have a versatile moveset that helps make rolling around levels fun. Where this game shines is in the sum of its parts. The individual levels might not be outstanding, but combining those with alternate versions and a light and engrossing overworld make the whole package that is Playtonic’s second game a thrilling one.
Dean JamesOct 23, 2019
Even with plenty of superb 2D platformers releasing in recent years, Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair easily belongs alongside the best the generation has to offer thanks to excellent level design and platforming that is evocative of past classics from the genre.
Leo FariaOct 03, 2019
Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair is a lot deeper and entertaining than I could have ever imagined. The fact that this Donkey Kong Country-inspired game won me over, even though I don’t like its main source of inspiration that much, shows how good it actually is. It’s challenging, charming, chock-full of content, and incredibly well-polished for a multiplatform game on Switch.

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