The Great Whale Road is ranked in the 34th percentile of games scored on OpenCritic.

Critic Reviews

6 / 10
May 2, 2017

The Great Whale Road is a good first step for Sunburned Games. Although they fail to achieve a complex game they settle the possibilities for the next campaigns. But, for now, we just have a simply, but nice, game.

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7 / 10.0
Apr 6, 2017

The Great Whale Road is an adventure made by turn based strategy, RPG and management of an ancient Danish clan, but in almost evry aspects there is a feeling of lack of depth.

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7 / 10.0
Apr 7, 2017

The Great Whale Road is a unique and ambitious game that will enthrall fans of historical fiction and turn based strategy. However, with its disjointed gameplay elements, it doesn't quite succeed in simulating the life of a 6th century Viking

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7 / 10
Apr 4, 2017

The Great Whale Road manages to balance its many moving parts just fine; it's just that one of those parts doesn't hold up its own weight very well. When it's about progressing the story, or keeping your village going, this game feels really good. Combat doesn't manage to hold itself up to that same standard, and fails to feel like anything other than an add-on.

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Apr 20, 2017

The amazingly beautiful history lesson about medieval northern europe manages to mask its longueurs with challenging battles and lots of research work.

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