Sea of Solitude

Electronic Arts

Fair Man
OpenCritic Rating
70
Top Critic Average
40%
Critics Recommend
Based on 79 critic reviews
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Sea of Solitude

Rating Summary

Based on 79 critic reviews
Fair Man

OpenCritic Rating

70

Top Critic Average

40%

Critics Recommend

Based on 79 critic reviews
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Game Information

Available on:PlayStation 4Jul 5, 2019
Xbox OneJul 5, 2019
PCJul 5, 2019

Publisher: Electronic Arts

When humans get too lonely, they turn into monsters… Sea of Solitude takes you on a personal journey of a young woman’s loneliness. Set sail across a beautiful and evolving world, where nothing is quite what it seems. Meet fantastical creatures and monsters, learn their stories, and solve challenges. Explore a flooded city, either by boat, on foot, or by swimming through the water itself. Dare to look what lies beneath the surface, in a haunting struggle of darkness and light, and discover what it truly means to be human. KEY FEATURES - AN EMOTIONAL JOURNEY Sea of Solitude embarks players on a nuanced and intimate action-adventure, experienced through the mind of Kay, as she struggles to overcome her inner loneliness. Players must help Kay see below the surface and beyond, guiding her through her Sea of Solitude, in this deeply touching tale of darkness and light. - A METAPHORICAL WORLD As her journey evolves, Kay’s dark and stormy environment begins to transform, with light and color shining into the world. Water levels rise and fall to reflect her own state of mind, transforming the flooded city landscape into new areas for the player to explore, with new challenges to face. - FACE THE MONSTERS WITHIN Encounter fantastical creatures, solve puzzles, and rid the world of tainted memories. Meet a variety of beautiful and terrifying monsters, each with their own struggles of loneliness to tell. Through confronting these monsters, Kay will not only learn more about them, but also herself, and what it means to be human. - AN EA ORIGINAL EA Originals helps shine a light on some of the most passionate, independent, and talented game studios across the globe. Discover innovative and unforgettable gaming experiences, from highly creative game makers who love to enchant and inspire.
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Sea of Solitude: Official Teaser Trailer | EA Play 2018

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IGN

6.5 / 10.0
IGN

Sea of Solitude gives you a beautiful world and an intriguing story but the gameplay fails to evolve enough to make this a compelling adventure.

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Eurogamer

No Recommendation / Blank
Eurogamer

A brief, frequently beautiful meditation on mental illness that can be overly blunt in its messaging.

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Sea of Solitude is a gorgeous adventure that knows its way around mental illness, but doesn't make great use of the medium to tell its story.

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Bradley Ellis
7.5 / 10.0
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