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Average Player Score Based on 188 ratings
8.5
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Score Breakdown Based on 188 ratings
  1. 10 (46)
  2. 9 (66)
  3. 8 (49)
  4. 7 (18)
  5. 6 (4)
  6. 5 (2)
  7. 4 (0)
  8. 3 (1)
  9. 2 (0)
  10. 1 (2)

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  • Rating:10

    The game is fantastic and make you ask yourself questions.

    This game is simply one of the most interesting games i have ever played. The plot is simply magnificent: who are you? Where will you be in the future? Will you be simply uploaded to a chip and, thus, you will live forev... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Maybe the best horror game of all time

    Easily the best story in any horror game I have ever played, not only thought provoking but you will keep thinking about the story weeks after you have finished the game. Gameplay is Great, no cheap jumpscares, the scary... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    a yoonik! SOMA review: Beautiful underwater (not quite that scary) hell

    Care to go first?PROS:- Absolutely gorgeous visuals of underwater hell, featuring incredibly realized (albeit pretty linear) abandoned scientific facility setting and even more incredible sound direction- Nice addition o... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    One of the best plot of the genre Survival Horror.

    SOMA is one of the biggest surprises of this generation, being the same creator of Amnesia, the game surprised by its excellent storyline, dramatic and tense, the game is very mysterious, and you will understand in the p... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    One of the best plot of the genre Survival Horror.

    SOMA is one of the biggest surprises of this generation, being the same creator of Amnesia, the game surprised by its excellent storyline, dramatic and tense, the game is very mysterious, and you will understand in the p... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    I Soma love this game

    I almost gave this game a 9, but reeled back a little when I thought about Dead Space 1 & 2, or any of the Bioshock games, which are all 9's or 10's. This game is really really good if not great though. It started o... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    We're just robots, sort of

    Can one kill a delusional robot that unaware but happily repeats phrases recorded of former colleagues?Is an autonomously moving helper bot any more human than a rigid machine endowed with consciousness?In a post-apocaly... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7

    Feels like they wrote the wrong game

    I didn't entirely know what to expect when I played this game and as a result, I think I ended up fairly disappointed. The immediate beginning of the game starts off with a great deal of promise. You find yourself in you... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Best storyline..

    THIS IS ONE OF THE BEST GAMES I HAVE EVER PLAYED...IT'S NOT JUST A GAME, ITS AN EMOTIONAL JOURNEY. ALTHOUGH THE GAME IS SAD AND DEPRESSING BUT ITS WORTH PLAYING. ITS A VERY DIFFERENT AND AMAZING EXPERIENCE..THIS IS SOMET... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    The Shawshank Redemption of video games.

    Im am almost speechless. A few words will suffice. The amount of thought and attention to details that have been etched into to this mother of all immersive games is spectacular. Its not action, its not survival horror i... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
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