The Stillness of The Wind

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Percentile Rank

The Stillness of The Wind is ranked in the 63rd percentile of games scored on OpenCritic.

Rating Summary

Based on 11 critic reviews
Strong Man

OpenCritic Rating

75

Top Critic Average

60%

Critics Recommend

Based on 11 critic reviews

Score Distribution

Unscored Reviews

Polygon
Unscored
Unscored
Feb 26, 2019

The Stillness of the Wind is a lovely, sad spin on farming games

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Checkpoint Gaming
Liked
Liked
Feb 24, 2019

The Stillness of the Wind offers up a captivating story combined with serene gameplay. If you're looking for an emotionally engaging gaming experience, this game should definitely be added to your list.

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Scored Reviews

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Top Critic

Feb 12, 2019

I hope by now it is clear that The Stillness of the Wind is not a traditionally “fun” game – it doesn’t have the compulsion or reward of something like Stardew Valley. That being said, I would still recommend giving it a chance

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Slant Magazine
Feb 24, 2019

As you watch Talma's existence fade, you grasp the importance that every moment can have on a mortal plane.

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AnaitGames
9 / 10
9 / 10
Feb 27, 2019

It is a real experience. About roots, family and specially loneliness. About the value of what doesn’t grow and is sentenced to disappear. About loss and farewells.

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Guardian
Feb 18, 2019

An elderly empty-nester whistles as she maintains her smallholding with calm and dignity in this slow-paced, meditative game

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RPG Fan
72%
72%
Mar 20, 2019

This isn't a fun game, but it is an experience with a message.

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Jump Dash Roll
7 / 10
7 / 10
Feb 26, 2019

Only fiddly controls and minor pacing issues mar a melancholic and affecting story, simply and refreshingly told.

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Cultured Vultures
6 / 10.0
6 / 10.0
Feb 8, 2019

The Stillness of the Wind is not the easiest game to recommend, really being more of a curiosity piece than anything else, but if you are prepared to look beyond its limitations, there is a melancholic story here to be discovered.

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Impulsegamer
3 / 5.0
3 / 5.0
Feb 15, 2019

The Stillness of the Wind tells a moving tale of an elderly woman living alone on a small, isolated farm.

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Explosion Network
5 / 10
5 / 10
Feb 22, 2019

A shorter, tighter experience may have been able to use the tedium and slow tone it delivers for a more consistent experience and resonance with the player, but The Stillness of the Wind was too long a chore for me to enjoy enduring.

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