Pocket Gamer writes: "There's nothing wrong with ambition. Ambition is one of the few drivers that gets things done in this world, but it's a double-edged sword. 'Vaulting ambition, which o'erleaps itself. And falls on the other,' an ambitious playwright once put it.
Plushed is an ambitious game. As a platformer, it looks for its inspiration to the motherlode of Super Mario Bros, while drawing on the sort of distinctive art style that's characterised by more recent titles such LittleBigPlanet and Braid."