Jumpship, an independent studio, was founded by Dino Patti, Playdead’s co-founder. It has now released the dark adventure Somerville. Since the announcement, the project has been in existence for more than five decades.
Somerville tells the story about the head of the family who must find all his relatives, while avoiding making enemies. The context is where the game takes place. “large-scale conflict” With aliens in a sci fi setting.
The rating for the PC version on Opencritic was 74 out of 100 (33 ratings) at the time this material was published. Critics loved the visual style and difficult puzzles. “narrative drive” and the way the aliens are presented in the game. Some reviewers felt it was appropriate to compare Somerville’s film Arrival to Denis Villeneuve.
Dissatisfaction stems mainly from issues with the camera control, the camera’s quality and minor technical faults. Many reviewers complained about the game’s slurred endings (there are two total), which did not answer all questions.
For residents of Belarus and Russia, the PC version of The Dark Adventure of Somerville is available to purchase on Steam (792 rubles with an exclusive discount) or in EGS (491.1 Rubles with an exclusive discount). In addition to the Game Pass library, the game was also available on Xbox One, Xbox Series X, and S.