From Subnautica Below Zero to Assassin’s Creed Black Flag, choose between a wetsuit or pirate outfit to celebrate World Oceans Day.
This Tuesday, June 8 marks World Oceans Day. Launched in 1992, this day is dedicated to the preservation of our magnificent seabed. This translates into awareness campaigns, clean-up actions or even donations to associations specializing in ocean preservation. For the occasion, we invite you to discover 5 games on the marine theme to celebrate this day as it should.
Subnautica Below Zero
Subnautica Below Zero is the latest game from the studio Unknown Worlds and the sequel to the franchise’s first game released in 2018. In this new installment, you play as Robin, who travels to planet 4546B to investigate the dubious circumstances of his death. sister. Between survival and exploration, the title offers you an experience as intense as it is sumptuous. The creatures imagined by the developers are extremely well made, and the same goes for the underwater environment which has a rare visual richness. Subnautica Below Zero is available on PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series, and Nintendo Switch.
Abzû is a game proposed by the studio behind the title Journey. It is an adventure game in which the ocean is an incredible playground and contemplation. Underwater flora and fauna are showcased with clean, colorful and relaxing graphics. Between puzzles, exploration and surrounding dangers, the gameplay is varied enough to appeal to a majority of players, although it is more relaxing than the first game of this selection. It was recently offered by Sony as part of the Play At Home. One thing is certain, Abzû is a title that will make you want to dive into it head first. The title is available on PS4, Xbox One and PC.
Another adventure game, Beyond Blue is one of those odes to our beautiful oceans. You play as a young woman named Mirai whose mission is to explore the underwater expanse in order to gather information for her research. Once again, the visual aspect is one of the strong points of this very immersive narrative title. You will also have to make choices that will upset the course of your research and impact history. Inspired by documentaries broadcast by the BBC, Beyond Blue It also has a very interesting educational and informative aspect. It’s available on PS4, Xbox One, and PC.
Sea of Thieves
We leave the splendid and relaxing universe of the seabed and we exchange our diving outfit for a pirate outfit with the next game. Sea of Thieves, one of the most popular piracy games of our time and brought to you by Xbox Game Studios. You must train your crew and go on an adventure on the waves, in search of ships to plunder. This will allow you to boost your power and improve your own artillery, all while battling legendary sea monsters that will give you a hard time. Sea of Thieves is available on Xbox One, Xbox Series, and PC.
Assassin’s Creed IV : Black Flag
We take a little leap into the past with Assassin’s Creed IV : Black Flag. Released in 2013, Black Flag immerses you directly in the golden age of piracy, in the Caribbean of the 18th century. Between infiltration and adventure, one of the inseparable elements of the gameplay of Black Flag is boat navigation. It is a title with a vast and rich environment with an unparalleled immersive aspect. If you’ve played it in the past, it’s time to get back to this iconic game in the franchise. The title is available on PS4, Xbox One, PC and Nintendo Switch.
Bonus : Disney Magic Kingdom
As part of the celebration of World Oceans Day, Gameloft is launching a special operation intended to raise funds for the preservation of the oceans. It happens in the game Disney Magic Kingdom which hosts a special event “Finding Dory”. The campaign lasts from June 3 to 18 and is in collaboration with the Ocean Conservancy association. For each “Destiny of the Whale Shark” pack purchased, € 5.99 will be donated to the association. The pack itself is priced at € 7.99. So don’t hesitate to make a small gesture for the planet if you are already a fan of the game. Disney Magic Kingdom is available on iOS, Android and Windows Phone.