Editors Liked

  • Choices do matter, and they’re likely to sting
  • Clementine continues to grow before our eyes
  • Small amount of action sequences that are carefully placed to ramp up the story
  • Introduces a promising new villain that could rank with the Governor and Negan in the Walking Dead franchise's rogues' gallery
  • Absorbing plot that turns into one long existential crisis

Editors Didn't Like

  • Unrelenting brutality swerves too close to self-parody