Tearaway Tearaway

Metacritic rating 87

Release date: Nov 2013

Adventure through a vibrant papery world with your new friend iota, a plucky messenger with a unique message to deliver—to you!

This paper world is small enough to hold in your own two hands, allowing you to reach into the game with your god-like powers and help iota complete this very special delivery.





Tearaway has received over 12 awards, including:

  • BAFTA: Mobile & Handheld Game (),
  • Artistic Achievement (),
  • Family Game (),
  • SXSW Gaming: Design & Direction (),
  • E3 Game Critics: Best Handheld (),
  • GANG: Best Handheld Audio (),
  • 4th Best Game 2013 (),
  • Best Handheld Game of the Year (),
  • Reader's PSVita Game of the Year (),
  • PS Vita Game of the Year (),
  • Top 20 games 2013 (),
  • Develop Awards: Best New IP ()

Memorable quotes

Tearaway is an unforgettable joy, full of ideas and imagination. The Vita has found its icon at last.

Daniel Krupa, IGN UK

The level of unique detail in the world is staggering. Every moment spent immersed in it is heartwarming. Fittingly, it feels positively handcrafted.

Steven Hansen, Destructoid

Utterly phenomenal. Tearaway is inventive and joyous in equal measures, making for one of the best adventures this year, on any platform.

Peter Willington, Pocket Gamer

It's gorgeous, it's fun to play, it's life-affirmingly happy to the point that just thinking about playing made me grin like an idiot.

Matthew Pollesel, Gaming Age

Further information

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Tearaway - Official information site.
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