Observation

Devolver Digital

Strong Man
OpenCritic Rating
76
Top Critic Average
72%
Critics Recommend
Based on 76 critic reviews
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Observation

Rating Summary

Based on 76 critic reviews
Strong Man

OpenCritic Rating

76

Top Critic Average

72%

Critics Recommend

Based on 76 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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IGN

9 / 10.0
IGN

Observation's novel approach to puzzle design and gripping plot combine to create a unique science-fiction experience.

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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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Metro GameCentral

3 / 10
Metro GameCentral

2001 is hardly the most obvious movie to use as inspiration for a video game and perhaps predictably the end result suffers from slow-pacing and a lack of meaningful interaction.

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