There was never any doubt that Insomniac Games and Sony would create anything short of a masterpiece with Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart. With the power of the PS5 being used, it was obvious that Insomniac was going to make one hell of a game.

The review embargo for Ratchet & Clank ended today, and with that arrived a flood of positive reviews from the games media all across the globe.

On Open Critic, the latest game in the Ratchet & Clank series gets a solid 89. Based on 94 critic reviews. With 98% of critics recommending the game.

Ratchet and his robot pal (and Rivet too) get an equally impressive 88 on Metacritic, based on 91 critic reviews.

Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart reviews

Many of the reviews praise the game’s superb visuals, on-point action, and heart-warming humour. Other reviewers are calling it the best PS5 game to date and the best game in the Ratchet & Clank series.

Reviews are also mentioning that Rift Apart maintains the same quality of gameplay that the games had previously. But ratchets it up a notch for the new generation.

Gamespot’s review says “Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart looks and plays better than ever thanks to new-generation hardware, but it’s still the same lovable, goofy series at heart.”

If you’ve never played a Ratchet & Clank game before and are a bit worried that you might get lost, then don’t worry. The Daily Mirror’s review calls Rift Apart “an astonishingly well-made adventure which undoubtedly offers plenty to Ratchet & Clank veterans while acting as a perfect stand-alone entry point for newbies.”

And there you have it. Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart is an undeniable hit. And a game you should definitely have in your PS5 collection.

Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart is out on June 11th and can be pre-ordered now from Amazon.