Journey to the Savage Planet Review

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Posted: 4 months ago.

Author: Andy Robertson.


Journey to the Savage Planet is an adventure-shooting game played from a first-person perspective. You explore a planet to catalogue various alien flora and fauna and collect the resources you need to craft items and upgrades like jetpacks and grappling hooks.

As you progress you are able to access more areas through use of your new equipment. You shoot hostile indigenous lifeforms. While doing this you document the world to determine whether it is suitable for human colonization and discover a dark secret.


Rating: PEGI 12+, ESRB TEEN

Release Date: 28/10/2020

Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

Genres: Action, Adventure, Open World, Platform and Shooting.



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Duration: This game will take between 11 hours and 14 hours to complete.
Players: You can play this with 2 players online. You can play online


Additional in-game purchases are offered for items that enhance the experience.

"Hot Garbage" content adds a new mission where you scout out a new Kindred waterfront resort. This also adds new robotic adversaries, upgrades like infinite stamina.

You will need Xbox Live Gold (must be 18 to create, then configure family accounts for younger players) to play online with Xbox One. You will need Nintendo Online (must be 18 to purchase, but can be any age to use) to play online with Nintendo Switch. You will need PlayStation Plus (must be 18 to create, then create sub-accounts for younger players who need be set as 13 or older) to play online with PlayStation 4.

This game is free with Xbox Game Pass.

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Rated PEGI 12 for VIolence, Language and Fear.

ESRB TEEN for Crude Humor, Blood and Gore, Use of Drugs, Violence, Language.

Users Interact: The game enables players to interact and communicate with each other, so may expose players to language usually associated with older rated games.


Accessibility for this game is as follows:
System Settings

Nintendo Switch has some built-in features, including a lockable zoom, that can be used on all games. Windows has extensive accessibility features. Some, like colour correction, work with games. Lots of accessibility software can be used with PC games, from voice recognition to input device emulators. PlayStation 4 has a range of accessibility settings. Some are system only, some work in games (invert colours and button mapping). Xbox One has a system features, the excellent co-pilot share controls mode and adaptive controller support for all games... read more about system accessibility settings.

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