Publisher- Xbox Game Studios
Release Date- 28 July 2020
Platforms– Xbox One, Xbox Series X and Series S, Microsoft Windows
Grounded is a survival game that can be played either in first-individual or a third-individual. In the game, the protagonist is contracted to the size of an ant and must endeavor to make due in a backyard. In the game, the player character needs to devour an adequate amount of food and water, or they will lose health because of starvation or dehydration respectively. The backyard is loaded up with various bugs and creepy crawlies, including bugs, honey bees, dust vermin, mantis and ladybugs. Various creepy crawlies fill various needs in the game. For instance, arachnids are one of the game’s apex predators that will chase down the players, ladybugs can lead players to food sources, and aphids can be prepared and expended for food. Players can also chop down grass to gather dewdrops. The game has an accessibility choice for players who have arachnophobia, which allows players to choose how scary creepy crawlies will be in the game.
As players progress in the game, they will visit new areas in the backyard. The game’s trouble would gradually increase and adversaries that are increasingly dangerous would be presented. All through the game, players need to scavenge assets on the planet so as to develop a base in order to shield themselves from threatening adversaries, in particular during evening time as a portion of the creepy crawlies become more aggressive. The assets can also be utilized to craft various devices, traps and weapons, for example, axes, spears and retires from, to defeat enemies. Players also need to manage their stamina as the playable character may get exhausted in sustained combat. The game can be played solo, however it also has a four-player cooperative multiplayer mode.
Grounded has a lot of potential as a great survival RPG, but its early-access offering comes up a little short.
Grounded plants the seeds of a good survival game in its miniaturist world, but it’ll definitely take some time for them to grow.
This game has it all. Building, survival, co-op play, gorgeous graphics, consistent updates, a community of fantastic YouTube creators, etc. With that said it’s not without it’s flaws. It is an early access title and as such has its fair share of bugs and glitches.
Grounded System Requirements (Minimum)
- CPU: Intel Core i3-3225
- CPU SPEED: Info
- RAM: 4 GB
- OS: Windows 7 (SP1) 64bit
- VIDEO CARD: Nvidia GTX 650 Ti
- PIXEL SHADER: 5.0
- VERTEX SHADER: 5.0
- FREE DISK SPACE: 8 GB
- DEDICATED VIDEO RAM: 1024 MB
Source- Wikipedia, YouTube