Bright Lights Of Svetlov Review (PlayStation 4)

For our Bright Lights Of Svetlov Review, where we play a short, story-focused first-person quest about a Soviet family facing harsh trials. Set in a fictional provincial town, it carefully recreates the atmosphere and vibe of the mid-1980s.

Bright Lights Of Svetlov Review Pros:

  • Nice graphics.
  • 3.63GB download size.
  • Platinum trophy.
  • Adventure gameplay.
  • First-person view.
  • Button prompts show when hovered over.
  • It’s a game where you do one thing to open up the next thing.
  • To do list shows up with a button press.
  • Nice detailed game world.
  • Simple controls.
  • Zoom in button.
  • Decent lighting.
  • Good story.

Bright Lights Of Svetlov Review Cons:

  • No game settings.
  • Cannot rebind controls.
  • Doesn’t have tutorials.
  • A very small reticle is a problem when you have to be precise to find Interactive points.
  • Not that fun to play.
  • Broken English in places.
  • The game doesn’t help guide you so it turns into a pixel hunt-style game with you scanning everything just to get a prompt.

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Bright Lights Of Svetlov:

Official website.

Developer: Vladimir Cholokyan

Publisher: Sometimes You

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  • 7/10
    Graphics - 7/10
  • 6/10
    Sound - 6/10
  • 7/10
    Accessibility - 7/10
  • 7/10
    Length - 7/10
  • 7/10
    Fun Factor - 7/10

Jim Smale

Gaming since the Atari 2600, I enjoy the weirdness in games counting Densha De Go and RC De Go as my favourite titles of all time. I prefer gaming of old where buying games from a shop was a thing, Being social in person was a thing. Join me as I attempt to adapt to this new digital age!