When comparing Ori and the Blind Forest: Definitive Edition vs Dust: An Elysian Tail, the Slant community recommends Ori and the Blind Forest: Definitive Edition for most people. In the question“What are the best metroidvania games for the PC?” Ori and the Blind Forest: Definitive Edition is ranked 3rd while Dust: An Elysian Tail is ranked 10th.
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Pro Amazing art and atmosphere
Pro Controls are convenient
The keyboard controls are intuitive and just feel right. It can be a little difficult at times but it's a fair kind of difficulty, not the game screwing you over. This is part of the reason why the boss sections are so fun.
The upgrade system is nice and there are many secrets to be found.
Pro Great soundtrack
Very nicely made music.
Pro Great Metroidvania gameplay
Pro Gorgeous visual aesthetic
Handdrawn graphics of a pleasing style
Pro Spoken storyline
No need to read, just listen to the narration.
Pro Nice soundtrack
Con Boring combat system
The combat system is kinda boring and repetitive. It's just about mashing buttons.