A Plague Tale: Innocence

Focus Home Interactive, Asobo Studio

Strong Man
OpenCritic Rating
82
Top Critic Average
82%
Critics Recommend
Based on 160 critic reviews
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A Plague Tale: Innocence

Rating Summary

Based on 160 critic reviews
Strong Man

OpenCritic Rating

82

Top Critic Average

82%

Critics Recommend

Based on 160 critic reviews
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General Information

Available on:PlayStation 4May 14, 2019
Xbox OneMay 14, 2019
PCMay 14, 2019
Xbox Series X/SJul 6, 2021
PlayStation 5Jul 6, 2021

Developer: Asobo Studio

Publisher: Focus Home Interactive

Genre: Adventure

Follow the grim tale of young Amicia and her little brother Hugo, in a heartrending journey through the darkest hours of history. Hunted by Inquisition soldiers and surrounded by unstoppable swarms of rats, Amicia and Hugo will come to know and trust each other. As they struggle to survive against overwhelming odds, they will fight to find purpose in this brutal, unforgiving world. 1349. The plague ravages the Kingdom of France. Amicia and her younger brother Hugo are pursued by the Inquisition through villages devastated by the disease. On their way, they will have to join forces with other children, and evade swarms of rats using fire and light. Aided only by the link that binds their fates together, they will face untold horrors in their struggle to survive.As their adventure begins… the time of innocence ends.

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Eurogamer

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Eurogamer

Children band together against the darkness of a collapsing France in this bleak and beautiful if somewhat rickety medieval fantasy.

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A Plague Tale: Innocence has a great story, but the gameplay has a level of convenience that undercuts the perilous world.

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Visually beautiful and emotionally affecting thanks to strong characters, A Plague Tale suffers from missing gameplay variety and tonal inconsistencies.

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9 / 10.0
The Plague was a devastating disease that wiped out millions in the Medieval era. It's uncommon to see a disease revolve around a game's story, but A Plague Tale does it wonderfully. Full of adventure, sadness, excitement, and little hope, Innocence does an amazing job making you care about its characters and world. You play as Amecia de' Rune who is a girl of royalty. She
#gamereview Set in the 13th century France, two children find themselves in a desperate struggle to survive. Their parents were all killed by the Church hunting them all down. And there’s also the plague that ravaged the land with rats – massive ******* hordes of rats that will eat everything alive. A Plague Tale: Innocence is a third-person stealth adventure game about the
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A Plague Tale: Innocence is a narrative-heavy action-stealth game set during the Hundred Years’ War in 1300’s France. You play as a young woman named Amicia de Rune as she finds herself and her little brother Hugo caught in the middle of an invading English army and a nasty plague of flesh-eating rats. You soon find out that their desperate expedition isn’t simply happenstance,

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