Rendezvous Review (Steam)

For this Rendezvous Review, where we explore an adventure game set in a futuristic Indonesia. For Setyo to save his sister from sharing his own fate, he must return to the streets of Neo-Surabaya before it’s too late. Is it truly possible to redeem the sins of your past?

Rendezvous Review Pros:

  • Gorgeous pixel art graphics.
  • 1.07GB Download size.
  • Steam achievements.
  • Full controller support.
  • Graphics settings – resolution, v-sync, screen mode, and graphics quality preset.
  • Chapter selection of unlocked chapters.
  • Six total chapters.
  • Beautiful pixel art cutscenes.
  • Good voicework.
  • Can skip cutscenes.
  • 2D perspective.
  • A mix between an adventure game and a point-and-click game.
  • Interactive points show a button prompt and generally have a brief description of said Interactive point.
  • Tutorial pop-ups as you play.
  • Your phone is used to track tasks.
  • Full inventory system.
  • Puzzle elements throughout.
  • It has a wondrous world full of neon light, colorful characters, and a dark underbelly.
  • Animated back and foreground.
  • Ducking/sneaking allows you to go behind crates and walls to avoid enemies.
  • The lighting and music set the atmosphere up brilliantly.
  • Hacking mini-game.
  • Simple shooting controls.
  • Stamina-based system for running and other actions, it comes back on its own or you can eat food to speed it up.

Rendezvous Review Cons:

  • The game can hang at loading screens thinking it’s crashed.
  • Cannot rebind controls.
  • You get no help with guiding you in a direction or hints to help with puzzles.
  • No voice work when in the game and interacting with people or sights.
  • The noise and pace of the in-game text is slow.
  • As good as the music is, it doesn’t always change when the situation does so like an enemy could appear or a deadly obstacle and you are still getting this chilled soundtrack playing.
  • No hard save button in the menu.
  • The game thinks you know more than you actually do.
  • Not always clear what to do.
  • Feels like you get better results just walking around until you get a prompt or a new prompt rather than applying logic.
  • Loading times are not great.
  • You have to constantly remember to check your journal for tasks, you get no notifications of fi wishing or starting a task.
  • Never sure when you’ve hit a checkpoint.
  • Melee combat is very messy.

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Developer: Pendopo Creations

Publisher: Hitcents

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  • 8/10
    Graphics - 8/10
  • 7/10
    Sound - 7/10
  • 7/10
    Accessibility - 7/10
  • 7/10
    Length - 7/10
  • 7/10
    Fun Factor - 7/10

Jim Smale

Gaming since the Atari 2600, I enjoy the weirdness in games counting Densha De Go and RC De Go as my favourite titles of all time. I prefer gaming of old where buying games from a shop was a thing, Being social in person was a thing. Join me as I attempt to adapt to this new digital age!