I’ll keep this short and sweet– we’ve had a truly fantastic launch weekend, reading so many incredibly heartfelt and frankly overwhelming reviews of the game. We’re going to share a few here. Thank you again to everyone who’s played and shared their thoughts.
“Gone Home is the greatest video game love story ever told.” –The New York Times
“I never expected to see myself — or such a strong reflection of myself and my own life — in a video game. 10/10″ –Polygon
“ I could cry—did cry—with the relief of knowing a game like this even exists..” –Kotaku
“Epic, personal and revelatory. 5/5″ –Giant Bomb
“A captivating and deeply poignant journey of discovery. 9.5/10″ –GameSpot
“A remarkable achievement. 9.5/10″ –IGN
“As a statement that games can express emotionally resonant stories, Gone Home is a triumph. 9/10″ –EDGE
“I don’t cry at the end of videogames, and if I did, I certainly wouldn’t admit it. So all I’m going to say is that I didn’t cry at the end of Gone Home. 5/5″ –Quarter to Three
For the rest of the reviews that have been posted, check out Gone Home on Metacritic. We really can’t tell you all how much it means to us that the game has connected with people this way.