The Order: 1886 is out today and reviews are somewhat of a mixed bag. Some are exclaiming that it is a beautifully written, artfully crafted game while others are saying it walks the line between interactive movie and game with little success. It’s difficult to say what side is winning out at the moment, so here’s a roundup of Twitter’s opinions on The Order.
Some people are looking at the positive side of things.
Critics are raving!
Some people count the game’s brevity as a plus.
Others, not so much.
You’ll find plenty of jokes about how short the game is.
Maybe what it lacks in length it makes up for in gameplay?
That’s quite a backlog to play through if you want to catch up.
That would be nice…
Still, there are a lot of people enjoying the game.
… and marveling at just how pretty it is.
So what do we judge The Order: 1886 on? Its gameplay? Its length? How good it looks? It’s hard to say. It definitely seems like everyone has their own entirely subjective view of what makes a game good. Overall, reviews and opinions on The Order are mixed, so if you’re interested in the game, your best bet is to read a review from a reviewer who likes the same types of games you do. Or you can just read Twinfinite’s review. Either one works.
What are your thoughts on The Order: 1886? Let us know in the comments!