Guardian writes: "Also annoying is some fussy platforming – gaming veterans will reminisce over the fastidious positioning needed to make some jumps. Repeatedly fail and you get the opportunity to skip the level. Shameful yes, but you'll be whispering thanks to the developers. Co-op play is welcome – but requires skills of its own as you time your explosions to propel other players. Get the right group together, though, and you have an oddly satisfying challenge. Quirky and pretty, if a little too frustrating at times, Splosion Man is an above average platform romp that deserves a download".