Lost Words: Beyond the Page

Sketchbook Games, Modus Games, Fourth State

Strong Man
OpenCritic Rating
79
Top Critic Average
73%
Critics Recommend
Based on 45 critic reviews
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Lost Words: Beyond the Page

Rating Summary

Based on 45 critic reviews
Strong Man

OpenCritic Rating

79

Top Critic Average

73%

Critics Recommend

Based on 45 critic reviews
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General Information

Available on:Google StadiaMar 27, 2020
PCTBA 2021
Nintendo SwitchTBA 2021
PlayStation 4TBA 2021
Xbox OneTBA 2021
Xbox Series X/SDec 31, 2021
PlayStation 5Dec 31, 2021

Developers: Sketchbook Games, Fourth State

Publisher: Modus Games

Genres: Adventure, Puzzle

Lost Words is an atmospheric puzzler set between the pages of a diary and a fantasy land. The game features a story written by Rhianna Pratchett and ties the narrative into the gameplay in an unusual way, by having the player running on and interacting with words to solve puzzles. Navigate 2D worlds set inside a young girl’s diary by walking on the words and using them to solve a variety of puzzles. IMMERSIVE STORYTELING Explore an emotionally moving, fully-voiced narrative developed by renowned games writer Rhianna Pratchett as you make decisions that will alter how the story will unfold, making each playthrough unique. BEAUTIFUL VISUAL STYLE. Discover the watercolor world presented in the pages of the diary as well as the vibrant fantasy world of Estoria. INNOVATIVE GAMEPLAY. Harness words to alter the environment around you to create a safe passage for the protagonist in an entirely unique and refreshing style of platforming. Meaningful Exploration. Gather collectible fireflies scattered across the lands of Estoria for an additional challenge.

Lost Words: Beyond the Page Critic Reviews

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Eurogamer

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Eurogamer

A rare Stadia exclusive presents a simple, touching story, matched by mechanics that are a touch too slight.

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Lost Words: Beyond The Page features fantastic writing that tackles complex topics about the human condition, but the gameplay doesn't hold the same allure

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Lost Words: Beyond the Page tells a tender, emotional tale, but you'll find yourself wading through the fantastical and mechanical elements of its secondary one in order to reach its conclusion.

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Lost Words: Beyond the Page is a gorgeous, moving tale of two young girls facing an increasingly frightening world and eventually finding beauty where those less innocent might not, and that's the kind of writing that transcends mediums.

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