Stray is currently one of the most loved games in the world.
1 day after its launch, the cat simulator game – Stray has reached the top of the most favorite games on Steam. With an almost absolute positive rating (97/100), Stray is smashing game charts around the world.
Play as a lost cat in the world of Cyberpunk, your task is to solve puzzles, overcome obstacles and find your way home. In the game, you will transform into a real cat, from the appearance, personality to the behavior of cats are described by the manufacturer in the most authentic way.
There are many things to explain Stray’s success, but here are 4 main things summarized by GameRant magazine.
1. The main character is extremely realistic
When Stray was first announced at Sony’s Future of Gaming event in June 2020, it attracted a lot of attention. Much of this comes from the fact that the main character in the game is a cute cat. Animal lovers everywhere are excited by a game built by a cat’s novel worldview.
If you are an animal lover in general and cats in particular, you will feel the invisible connection between you and the cat in the game. A connection that will keep you immersed in this game.
2. User-friendly interface
In an era where on-screen minimaps and obnoxious quest markers have become the norm for titles, releasing a game without these is certainly a risk for Blue. Twelve Studio. Even so, they have shown their correctness when receiving a lot of praise from both critics and the gaming community. There is something very new about being able to learn everything on your own and be able to immerse yourself in the game without being bound by the available quest line.
3. Reasonable duration
Some developers seem to be mistaken in assuming that the longer the game, the better. This is a concept that has made many games boring with repetitive gameplay. Most gamers can be satisfied with a game with about 10 hours of content.
Stray did a great job with this. It will take you about 6 to 7 hours to explore the entire world in the game. Not too long, not too short and, importantly, full and snug.
4. The world is alive
Stray is not the first game to talk about post-apocalyptic themes or Cyberpunk. However, what this game does is very remarkable. Although there is no human existence, the world in Stray is still vibrant with many colors and sounds.
The personification of robots or machines in the game will make you not feel alone in your journey.