Subnautica for Nintendo Switch
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Subnautica

May 14, 2021
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Developer: Unknown Worlds Entertainment
Content Rating: Everyone10+

Summary

Descend into the depths of an alien underwater world filled with wonder and peril. Craft equipment, pilot submarines, terraform voxel terrain, and out-smart wildlife to explore lush coral reefs, volcanoes, cave systems, and more - All while trying to survive.

Gamer Reviews

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Apr 20, 2022
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This review contains spoilers.

This is the game that dragged me kicking and screaming into the survival genre!

It is absolutely beautiful, and while the open world is daunting to begin with (partly to simulate the confusion of crash-landing on an alien planet), there is a surprisingly detailed storyline that keeps progressing through radio updates. This means that while you can just float around building your best underwater house, there is always a pointer to keep things moving along.

Best game I've played in a long time, and the detail and depth of the ecosystem that has been built is outstanding. You won't be disappointed :)

Nycole Johnson

Nycole Johnson

May 20, 2022
9.70
Adorable People

Adorable People

Apr 1, 2022
9.00
Rob McFadden

Rob McFadden

Jul 5, 2021
8.00

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Critic Reviews

4 Reviews
8.23
PJ O'ReillyMay 11, 2021
If you're purchasing one or the other separately on Switch we'd still plump for the original game, as Below Zero's fleshed out narrative and on-foot sections dilute the overall experience ever so slightly, but, regardless of which you choose, you're in for a mighty good time here with two of the very best survival games currently available on any platform.
John RairdinMay 11, 2021
Subnautica is a survival and narrative experience that stands as a benchmark for the genre. The Switch version itself certainly has its drawbacks, but not enough to weigh down the experience too much. Some of them do admittedly affect gameplay mildly, but the strength of Subnautica still pushes through.
SwitchupMay 12, 2021

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