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  • Summary: Inspired by the short called “Kara”, Detroit is a neo-noir thriller set in the near-future city of Detroit. Androids, who look exactly like human beings, have replaced humans in most tasks: they are workers, babysitters, gardeners, nurses, teachers, clerks. The story of Detroit starts withInspired by the short called “Kara”, Detroit is a neo-noir thriller set in the near-future city of Detroit. Androids, who look exactly like human beings, have replaced humans in most tasks: they are workers, babysitters, gardeners, nurses, teachers, clerks. The story of Detroit starts with an unexplained incident that begins to affect the Androids. Some disappear without any explanation, others have unexpected behaviors and strangely show signs of emotions. The rumors of “deviant” androids start spreading, but no one seems to know what’s really happening... [Quantic Dream] Expand
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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 77 out of 104
  2. Negative: 2 out of 104
  1. May 24, 2018
    95
    Quantic Dream surpasses everything it has done before with Detroit: Become Human. A huge script allows for a thrilling story to have multiple layers that, at the same time, deal with topics such as slavery, the human condition or the concept of identity. A real masterpiece of the genre.
  2. 90
    [Detroit: Become Human] is a social revolution simulator, where most of your choices actually matter, the story and characters are engaging and moving and the amount of narrative content is incredibly massive.
  3. May 24, 2018
    90
    What makes Detroit: Become Human a great game, though, is that even after going back through alternate narrative branches and winding down my play time, I’m still invested. The world that Quantic Dream gave me to explore is only a short leap from the one we’re living in now, and the ideas presented have left me contemplating the role AI could play in our lives sooner rather than later.
  4. May 24, 2018
    85
    Detroit: Become Human is a testament to how far the genre of interactive narrative storytelling has come and, at the same time, how much further it can go. While it might still suffer from some annoying QTE moments and a few narrative speedbumps, it delivers on promises that many other games in this genre make yet fail to keep, especially in how the choices you make can lead to very different experiences down the line.
  5. May 24, 2018
    80
    If you want to experience an incredibly atmospheric dystopia from three gripping, strongly influenced angles, then this is the place to be.
  6. CD-Action
    Aug 2, 2018
    70
    The game is a technological marvel but although David Cage’s storytelling has an ideal pace and the way the story branches out depending on your choices is praiseworthy, his writing is childishly naïve. His vision of Detroit is unconvincing from the ground up and all his characters are merely crude, threadbare archetypes, which made it impossible for me to suspend disbelief. What’s more, the game touches a sensitive problem of discrimination but doesn’t have the courage to take any stand, leaving us with a lukewarm tale about robots, told with clichés and truisms. [07/2018, p.42]
  7. May 24, 2018
    40
    Detroit: Become Human wants to move you. It wants to elicit an emotional response through its story. The thing is, it really doesn't. The flowchart is a nice inclusion and adds some variance, but when the narrative is as cringey and ham-fisted as it is you won't want to play through it multiple times.

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  1. May 25, 2018
    10
    Ignore the hate-reviews with a personal agenda against David Cage, there is no way in h*ll that this game is a 4/10. Not even Mighty Number 9Ignore the hate-reviews with a personal agenda against David Cage, there is no way in h*ll that this game is a 4/10. Not even Mighty Number 9 is a 4/10 lol. The story and writing in Detroit is good enough for a game (I loved it personally) and probably better than the story in 95% of all other games ever released, there are loads breathtaking situations and choices, probably the best graphics ever made (imagine the work that went into this), amazing music... This game would have a 85-88/100 MC score if it was reviewed fairly for what it is. Give it a chance and enjoy it with your family and friends, you will have a blast! Trust me. Expand
  2. Jun 23, 2018
    10
    Sem dúvidas, o jogo do ano. Se fosse ficar aqui citando todos os pontos dele que o fazem serem o melhor, ficaria dias seguidos aqui, mas ireiSem dúvidas, o jogo do ano. Se fosse ficar aqui citando todos os pontos dele que o fazem serem o melhor, ficaria dias seguidos aqui, mas irei resumir:
    A trilha sonora, a ambientação, as personalidades, os personagens principais e secundários, as escolhas, os múltiplos finais, tudo é perfeito, tudo é tão ''humano'' é tocante, sentimental, cada experiência dele faz você se apegar mais ainda, torcendo para não fazer uma escolha errada e acabar ali, te faz pensar em muitos aspectos da vida, bem que muitos android's que vemos no jogo poderiam existir e melhorar nossa sociedade e tirarem alguns humanos do nosso meio, sem dúvidas eles melhorariam a vida e o planeta.
    #DetroitGOY
    10-10
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  3. Jun 30, 2019
    10
    Graphics, gameplay and most important part storyline were awesome. This is not a game that u be able to play anygame like this in your lifeGraphics, gameplay and most important part storyline were awesome. This is not a game that u be able to play anygame like this in your life again. If u want to enjoy a game that makes u to fell nice after playing, a game that u never forget about, this game is the what game that u actually need to play. I think this game deserves 10/10
    Gj and thanks for making a nice game like this.
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  4. May 27, 2018
    10
    This game is a 10/10 for sure.
    Graphics: Stunning
    Plot: Deep and resonates with our current state of human life Character: Developed
    This game is a 10/10 for sure.
    Graphics: Stunning
    Plot: Deep and resonates with our current state of human life
    Character: Developed thoroughly by the rich backstory
    Game-play: interactive and kept me on the edge of my seat (especially the scene where Connor chases the Android)
    Dialogue: Honestly one of the best in-game dialogues developed in the 21st century
    Bonus: The tender love that was demonstrated by Kara and Alice was touching and left a positive image of how humans should take care of their children. We always here of stories where children are being mistreated by their irresponsible parents on Reddit. I feel deeply sorry for them
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  5. Jun 5, 2018
    9
    I really enjoyed my time playing this latest game from Quantic Dream. The quality of the gameplay and storyline has really improved since theI really enjoyed my time playing this latest game from Quantic Dream. The quality of the gameplay and storyline has really improved since the likes of Heavy Rain (and to a lesser extent Beyond: Two Souls).

    I loved the setting of the game and the depiction of 2038 Detroit, and the sheer amount of branching storylines mean you can enjoy playing through the whole game in many ways. I'm a particular fan of the introduction of the flowchart feature - not only did it help with trophies, but it was also nice to see how the game mapped out. Some chapters had so many different combinations that it did really feel like every choice mattered.

    It is sad to see that the game's official ratings are being impacted by people who dislike David Cage, as it unfairly criticises the 100s of others who worked to create such a great game. However, I think this will go on to be QD's most successful game yet, and I look forward to what they will offer next!
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  6. Jun 28, 2021
    9
    Классический "бади-муви" с большой вариативностью. Главное положительное нововведение это схема/дерево сюжета. теперь игру можно пройти наКлассический "бади-муви" с большой вариативностью. Главное положительное нововведение это схема/дерево сюжета. теперь игру можно пройти на 100% не опасаясь того, что "что-то возможно я пропустил?" Expand
  7. Aug 24, 2020
    0
    muito ruim jogabilidade chata e historia chata nao recomendo muito ruim lixo

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