The game was rated highest by critics who played it on Xbox Series X, while reviewers from PlayStation 5 gave the lowest rating.
Ubisoft decided to try out all open world game formats and made it to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild with Immortals Fenyx Rising. As you might expect, the studio has prepared a slightly more dynamic and humorous action game, which, on the whole, was to the liking of most critics. True, the title also had its drawbacks.
The average rating for Immortals Fenyx Rising on Metacritic is 78 out of 100. The game was rated highest by critics who played it on Xbox Series X, while reviewers from PlayStation 5 gave the lowest rating. Most often, journalists called the title a good new action comparisons with Breath of the Wild interfere.
“Immortals Fenyx Rising has everything I want to see in an epic open-world adventure with a twist on mythology. The many references and borrowings make it easy to see the uniqueness of this game, which offers incredible gameplay, full of dynamic combat, exciting exploration and a story that reveals characters through humor, ”wrote GameInformer , which awarded the game a 90/100 award.
However, this point of view is not shared by everyone. Many reviewers lacked new mechanics in a heap of borrowings, and some did not get into jokes in every second plot dialogue. Got also not the most interesting puzzles, as well as the excessive influence of Assassin's Creed Odyssey with tons of markers and restrictions on progress.
“The game is saved only by perfectly recreated mechanics from other titles that surpass Immortals Fenyx Rising in quality. Thanks to this, fans of those games will feel at least some satisfaction, comparable to going to a concert of a cover band performing songs of your favorite artist. Chances are, you've not only played Immortals Fenyx Rising before, you've already found the best version of it, ”concluded Video Games Chronicle with a 40/100 bet.
The release of Immortal Fenyx Rising will take place on December 3 on PC, Stadia, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One and Series X / S, as well as on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5. By the way, Ubisoft has already presented three add-ons with new characters and a change of setting.