|THE GAMEOLOGICAL SOCIETY
''One-trick ponies have a bum rap. A circus trainer's lack of creativity and pony-training skill (and, likely, compassion) are not the fault of the pony, yet they're the ones who have gone down in history as tiresome performers worthy of our derision. Well, I think it's time we destigmatize ''one-trick pony,'' and Binary Boy will serve as the official game of this movement.''
ROCK PAPER SHOTGUN
''It's an impressively intelligent little sidescroller. While appearances may suggest a retro platformer, there's actually no platforming involved, and the sadly brief journey ends up in some gasp-inducingly psychedelic places. Basically, Binary Boy's not what you're expecting it to be, and it's almost certainly better.''