Subnautica

Unknown Worlds Entertainment

Mighty Man
OpenCritic Rating
86
Top Critic Average
93%
Critics Recommend
Based on 45 critic reviews
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Subnautica

Rating Summary

Based on 45 critic reviews
Mighty Man

OpenCritic Rating

86

Top Critic Average

93%

Critics Recommend

Based on 45 critic reviews
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Game Information

Available on:Xbox OneJan 23, 2018
PCJan 23, 2018

Developer: Unknown Worlds Entertainment

Genre: Adventure

Subnautica is an open world, underwater exploration and adventure game currently under construction at Unknown Worlds. The game is in advanced stage of Early Access development, with substantial content available for play. Performance/frame-rates, stability, and polish are not yet up to the standards of a finished game.

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Mighty Head
26
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9
Fair Head
2
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PC Gamer

89 / 100
PC Gamer

A smattering of technical issues keep Subnautica from true legendary status, but only just.

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IGN

9.1 / 10.0
T.J. Hafer

Subnautica is a template for what open-world survival games should strive to be. It's fantastical, fresh, and frightening from surface to seabed, with a story that kept on surprising me and a cast of sea monsters that quite literally haunted my dreams. Even with more than 50 hours sunk, I have yet to discover all of its secrets. It's a testament to how enticing those secrets are that I'm willing to face my fears and plunge my submersible into the darkest corners of its unforgiving ocean again and again.

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Eurogamer

Recommended
Eurogamer

An oppressively beautiful portrayal of an undersea environment, and a well-wrought survival game with a vaguely eco-friendly message.

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Metro GameCentral

GameCentral
8 / 10
Metro GameCentral

A survival game that isn't out just to punish its players, but to entertain; with an impressive mix of exploration, crafting, and survival horror.

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