Castaway Paradise

Stolen Couch Games

Fair Man
OpenCritic Rating
66
Top Critic Average
40%
Critics Recommend
Based on 10 critic reviews
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Castaway Paradise

Rating Summary

Based on 10 critic reviews
Fair Man

OpenCritic Rating

66

Top Critic Average

40%

Critics Recommend

Based on 10 critic reviews
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Game Information

Available on:PlayStation 4Jul 31, 2018
Xbox OneJul 31, 2018
PCMay 19, 2015

Developer: Stolen Couch Games

Genres: Simulation, RPG

Your adventure starts when you get stranded on a tropical island. This is your island, your adventure! Do whatever you like! It's the ultimate Sandbox sim! Do you like Animal Crossing or Harvest Moon? Castaway Paradise is the game for you!

FUN ACTIVITIES
You can spend your days doing fun activities such as catching bugs and fishing. Try to make a bigger catch than your friends and make your collections complete!

GROW PLANTS
Farm your own home-grown fresh crops! Rake the ground, plant the seeds and give them some water. You can also decorate your island with beautiful plants and flowers or grow fruit trees.

CREATE YOUR OWN OUTFIT
Endlessly combine outfits, hats, dresses, shoes and other clothing to reflect your personality, or create a funny outfit just for the laughs!

DECORATE YOUR ISLAND
After the devastating storm, the island needs some renovation! You can place items from a lot of different theme packs and make the island your idea of paradise!

HOLIDAYS AND EVENTS
Throughout the year, special events and holidays will occur like Christmas and Halloween. Around the winter holidays for example, the island will be covered in snow, and you can help the villagers by decorating all the houses and the rest of the island.

HELP THE VILLAGERS OUT
Befriend the quirky villagers and help them by engaging on quests for them. They will reward you with great gifts! You can also just chat with them to get to know them better.

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TheSixthAxis

5 / 10
TheSixthAxis

Unfortunately, Castaway Paradise is a disappointment. It simply doesn't capture interest like Animal Crossing does, whether it's due to the broken economy, the endless repetition of quests, or perpetual fruit gathering.

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Push Square

7 / 10
Push Square

Castaway Paradise is one of PS4's more pleasant experiences, offering a tropical vacation that'll keep you busy for hours on end. Although the game's addictive qualities do wane over time, the process of steadily expanding and improving your island is both relaxing and satisfying.

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PlayStation Universe

8.5 / 10.0
PlayStation Universe

A charming and quirky simulation game in the spirit of Animal Crossing. Castaway Paradise is the virtual vacation that will end the summer gaming drought.

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PlayStation LifeStyle

6.5 / 10.0
PlayStation LifeStyle

Castaway Paradise has potential, and it'll be interesting to see if the developer updates it with new content in the future. While it's nowhere near as in-depth as Stardew Valley or Animal Crossing, it is still a very relaxing and entertaining little adventure. Its unique visuals are simplistic but colorful, and the characters you get to meet are entertaining. If you don't happen to have a Nintendo console with which to play Animal Crossing, then Castaway Paradise makes a reasonable substitute.

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