- Publisher: Electronic Arts
- Release Date: Feb 9, 2016
- Also On: PlayStation 4, Xbox One
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Feb 12, 2016Stunningly rendered close-ups of nature make Unravel’s somber fable and irritating death traps just worth surviving.
Feb 24, 2016Unravel looks beautiful, but it's ultra-slick sheen with nothing much to say. Faux-emotional, if you will.
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Feb 11, 2016Coldwood did put their hearts into Unravel and I can definitely feel that when I play. But despite his woollen charm, Yarny stayed well away from my own heart strings.
Feb 14, 2016Unravel isn’t a bad videogame. It has some mild charm, and it’s one of the most visually stunning things I’ve seen in a long time. It’s just unremarkable. Which is a pity, because with the clear passion that went into its development, it’s easy to picture it being so much more.
Awards & Rankings
Generally favorable reviews- based on 255 Ratings
User score distribution:
Positive: 170 out of 255
Mixed: 56 out of 255
Negative: 29 out of 255
Feb 10, 2016Not really a game, but more like an interactive cartoon which is way too sentimental and sappy. The whole game is infused with some weirdNot really a game, but more like an interactive cartoon which is way too sentimental and sappy. The whole game is infused with some weird random weltschmerz for no reason. And the mechanics are way too simplistic and don't really work every time.… Full Review »
Aug 10, 2020Unravel, a great adventure with great puzzles and a sentimental history. And the game must be replayed, for the secrets and the great final.Unravel, a great adventure with great puzzles and a sentimental history. And the game must be replayed, for the secrets and the great final. Buy it NOW.… Full Review »
Feb 3, 2017Wow! great game, maybe the best graphics i've ever seen, a wonderful show for your eyes. Highly recommended. I reminded me to Limbo or InsideWow! great game, maybe the best graphics i've ever seen, a wonderful show for your eyes. Highly recommended. I reminded me to Limbo or Inside but not dark, rather the full contrary.
PROS: Very original + Gorgeous graphics and background + Smooth movements + High gameplay + A wonderful show for your eyes + Landscapes with own obstacles and animals+ Very fun play as "Tarzan" + Cool puzzles
CONS: No story + A little monotonous (just going right and solving obstacles) + All puzzles are similar… Full Review »