Brett and I rave about Celeste for the Nintendo Switch. Celeste is a challenging platformer with charming visuals and lite story elements.
Help Madeline survive her inner demons on her journey to the top of Celeste Mountain, in this super-tight, hand-crafted platformer from the creators of multiplayer classic TowerFall.
When it comes to Celeste, I think the gameplay reigns supreme. It’s all trial and error; dying over and over actually makes you want to continue rather than throw your controller. There are moments you feel defeated but they always lead to triumph. Also, the main character Madeline feels more like a teammate rather than just an avatar you control.
There are also story elements that help you learn more about Madeline, the people she meets along her journey, and maybe even yourself.. Okay, getting too serious in here. We think Celeste is a must play. Here’s why: