Percentile Rank

If Found... is ranked in the 90th percentile of games scored on OpenCritic.

Rating Summary

Based on 16 critic reviews
Strong Man

OpenCritic Rating

83

Top Critic Average

79%

Critics Recommend

Based on 16 critic reviews

Score Distribution

Unscored Reviews

Polygon
Unscored
Unscored
May 19, 2020

It’s refreshing and meaningful to see a complex story in which all pieces of the characters’ lives are considered, each part of a much larger story of a life, and the fantasy that such a life might also produce. There are painful, real moments in If Found…, but the game also revels in the support of friendship and family, too.

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Kotaku
Unscored
Unscored
May 19, 2020

If Found… does a beautiful job of letting me vicariously experience Kasio’s life while inspiring me to contemplate similar moments in my own life as well. The beautiful illustrations, framing, and score make this game truly special and well worth checking out.

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Scored Reviews

GameSpew
10 / 10.0
GameSpew
Becca S.

Top Critic

10 / 10.0
May 22, 2020

I absolutely adored my time spent with If Found…. I knew within the first few minutes that it was going to be something truly special, earning a place in my favourite games of all time. The art from Liadh Young is stunning, the music sounds and feels like a dream and its story is unique, provocative and wonderful. Very few video games have made a true and permanent mark on my heart, but If Found… has done just that.

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USgamer
May 19, 2020

If Found is a mesmerizing commentary on the nature of failed relationships and human nature.

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Paste Magazine
9 / 10.0
9 / 10.0
May 19, 2020

If Found bridges the gaps between a handful of different mediums and artistic disciplines to create a sad, poignant, ultimately uplifting tale.

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GameSpot
9 / 10
9 / 10
May 27, 2020

Through its vivid sketchbook art style and sharp writing, If Found gives a powerful, affecting story about empathy and acceptance as a young adult.

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RPG Fan
87%
87%
Jun 21, 2020

Essential and powerful, but perhaps seek out the mobile version first.

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Guardian
May 21, 2020

Delicate illustrations depict a world slipping away in this poignant drama, with memories we're invited to help young Kasio erase

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DualShockers
8 / 10.0
8 / 10.0
May 19, 2020

If Found... is a creative telling of a queer woman learning about herself and teaching others to accept her for who she is.

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Critical Hit
8 / 10.0
8 / 10.0
May 26, 2020

A story told with deft delicacy while not pulling any punches along the way, If Found is a gorgeous slice of storytelling told with deceptively minimal inputs and maximum talent.

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Slant Magazine
May 27, 2020

The game reveals its brilliance by constantly and subtly reconfiguring the emotions behind erasure.

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Jump Dash Roll
8 / 10
8 / 10
May 20, 2020

If Found... is a brief, distinctive, and deeply effective tale that will make you nostalgic for and reflect on some of the more troubling times of your youth. While its lack of interactivity may make it too niche for some, it is the perfect story for an afternoon in quarantine.

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TechRaptor
8 / 10.0
8 / 10.0
May 28, 2020

If Found... is a visually impressive and deeply personal experience that centers on emotional resonance above all else

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3DNews
7.5 / 10.0
7.5 / 10.0
Jun 6, 2020

A hot topic, spectacular drawing, unusual surroundings… Good try, but If Found... lacks interactivity and fails to dive deep into the chosen topic.

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Hardcore Gamer
3.5 / 5.0
3.5 / 5.0
May 26, 2020

Anyone interested in narrative-focused games needs to check If Found… out.

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WayTooManyGames
4 / 10.0
4 / 10.0
Jun 4, 2020

I appreciate the bravery of DREAMFEEL for releasing such a personal game about a topic that not a lot of people understand. I only wish it were delivered in a more captivating way. The symbolism is great, but without any other facets of gameplay or ways in which to deliver the narrative, it loses its potency before too long.

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