Psychonauts 2 review round-up: Verdict and Metacritic rating ahead of Game Pass release

The first Psychonauts 2 reviews have gone live today (Monday August 23) and – at the time of writing – Psychonauts 2 has an 87 percent Metacritic rating based on 45 reviews.

This is the rating for the Xbox version, and means Psychonauts 2 is the sixth best reviewed Xbox Series X game of 2021.

On Opencritic Psychonauts 2 has an 88 rating, with 98 percent of critics recommending the game.

Psychonauts 2 reviews have been published ahead of the psychedelic platformer’s fast approaching release date.

Psychonauts 2 is out on Wednesday August 25 on Xbox Series X, S, Xbox One, PCs, macOS and PlayStation 4.

As with other Xbox Game Studios titles, Psychonauts 2 will also be available day one for Xbox Game Pass subscribers.

If you’re thinking of jumping into the colourful world of Psychonauts 2 then here’s what a number of critics think of the latest big name Xbox game…