Sea of Stars launched yesterday for PC and consoles, and it appears the await the extremely anticipated title has paid off. The retro RPG is at the moment sitting at an combination OpenCritic rating of 89 after 74 opinions, and that acclaim, it seems, is being mirrored within the recreation’s industrial efficiency as nicely.
Taking to Twitter, developer Sabotage Studio has introduced that Sea of Stars offered 100,000 copies throughout all platforms on simply the primary day of its launch. That’s a formidable quantity, and doubly so when you think about the truth that the RPG can also be obtainable at no extra value to subscribers of Xbox Sport Cross and PlayStation Plus Further and Premium.
Sea of Stars was introduced again in 2020 through a Kickstarter marketing campaign, and after persevering with to impress with its subsequent showings, had constructed up fairly a little bit of buzz within the lead-up to its launch. The RPG is about in the identical universe as Sabotage Studio’s earlier recreation, sidescrolling motion platformer The Messenger.
Sea of Stars is accessible on PS5, Xbox Collection X/S, PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Change, and PC, and can also be Steam Deck Verified. It should additionally get a bodily launch in early 2024.
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— Sea of Stars (@seaofstarsgame) August 30, 2023