Journey to the Savage Planet

505 Games, Typhoon Studios

Strong Man
OpenCritic Rating
76
Top Critic Average
77%
Critics Recommend
Based on 107 critic reviews
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Journey to the Savage Planet

Rating Summary

Based on 107 critic reviews
Strong Man

OpenCritic Rating

76

Top Critic Average

77%

Critics Recommend

Based on 107 critic reviews
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Journey to the Savage Planet Reviews Summary

Summary: Journey to the Savage Planet kicks off 2020 with great humor and environments to explore, but some critics felt like its core game mechanics held it back from greatness.

Laugh-Out-Loud Funny

Whacky, whimsical, and light, this game is sure to make you laugh.

Exploration

If you're craving a sense of discovery, this game delivers.

Flimsy Mechanics

Not all game mechanics hit the mark.

General Information

Available on:PlayStation 4Jan 28, 2020
Xbox OneJan 28, 2020
PCJan 28, 2020

Developer: Typhoon Studios

Publisher: 505 Games

Genre: Adventure

Journey to the Savage Planet in an upbeat first-person adventure game set in a bright and colorful alien world filled with weird and wonderful creatures. As an employee of Kindred Aerospace, which proudly touts its rating as the 4th Best interstellar exploration company, you are dropped onto an uncharted planet deep in a fictitious, far away corner of the universe. Launched with high hopes but little equipment and no real plan, your job is to explore, catalog alien flora and fauna and determine if this planet is fit for human habitation. Onward to adventure! Good luck – and mind the goo!

Journey to the Savage Planet Reviews

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Gentle anarchy reigns in this brilliantly humourous adventure.

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This comedy exploration experience blasts off with a lot of fresh ideas, but doesn't quite stick the landing.

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Funny, fresh, and full of surprises, Typhoon's debut blends genres expertly.

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A beautiful, colourful, and bitingly satirical sci-fi Metroidvania that also has a welcome respect for your spare time.

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