Observation

Devolver Digital

Strong Man
OpenCritic Rating
77
Top Critic Average
74%
Critics Recommend
Based on 24 critic reviews
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Observation

Rating Summary

Based on 24 critic reviews
Strong Man

OpenCritic Rating

77

Top Critic Average

74%

Critics Recommend

Based on 24 critic reviews
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Game Information

Available on:PlayStation 4May 21, 2019
PCMay 21, 2019

Publisher: Devolver Digital

Genre: Interactive Story

Observation is a sci-fi thriller uncovering what happened to Dr. Emma Fisher, and the crew of her mission, through the lens of the station’s artificial intelligence S.A.M. Players assume the role of S.A.M. by operating the station’s control systems, cameras, and tools to assist Emma in discovering what is happening to the station, the vanished crew, and S.A.M. himself.

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Observation - Story Trailer | May 21 | PS4 & Epic Games Store

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PC Gamer

82 / 100
Andy Kelly

A stylish, understated, and subtly chilling psychological thriller with a compelling mystery at its core.

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Eurogamer

Recommended
Eurogamer

A smart sci-fi that isn't without problems, though they're balanced out by an incredible amount of style.

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Game Informer

9 / 10.0
Game Informer

Observation is a fantastic horror game thanks to its twisting plot, well-realized setting, and challenging puzzles

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Polygon

Toussaint Egan
Unscored
Polygon

The key to crafting an effective user interface, via video game or otherwise, is a careful balancing act of priorities both aesthetic and utilitarian. The location of the interface, how it functions, who is the user, and how is the interface meant to be seen are all questions and considerations that inform the shape and presentation of a plausible, functional user interface.

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