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Child of Light

Rating Summary

Based on 83 critic reviews
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OpenCritic Rating

83

Top Critic Average

79%

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Based on 83 critic reviews
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Reviews Summary

Summary: Child of Light has critics praising its gorgeous art style, its thoughtful but not too challenging gameplay and entertaining story. This is one game that is worthy of having a higher purchase price than it is offered at

Game Information

Available on:PlayStation 4Apr 28, 2014
Xbox OneApr 28, 2014
Wii UApr 28, 2014
PCApr 28, 2014

Developer: Ubisoft Montreal

Publisher: Ubisoft

Genres: RPG, Turn-Based Strategy

Aurora, a young girl from 1895 Austria, awakens on the lost fairytale continent of Lemuria. To return home she must fight against the dark creatures of the Queen of the Night, who have stolen the sun, the moon and the stars. At stake is not only Lemuria, but Aurora’s true destiny.

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A beautiful game to look at, and wonderfully polished, but a thimble-deep RPG.

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Child of Light stands as a wonderfully realised venture into unfamiliar territory for Ubisoft - and a welcome reminder that the industry's major players still have the creative flair to push beyond the lucrative safe ground that they so often favour to create well-crafted, highly-polished gems such as this.

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With its gorgeous art, exemplary combat, and hand-crafted aesthetic, no RPG fan should miss Child of Light.

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A fantastic RPG with a creative aesthetic and fairy tale narrative, Child of Light is a memorable experience that's as fun to play as it is artistically pleasing.

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