Maneater is a Single-Player Action RPG, Experience the unlimited power fantasy as an apex predator of the sea with a giant shark! Set in the Gulf Coast's unforgiving waters. Fight to survive in the open ocean, and rivers with danger lurking at every depth.

Fiendishly Enjoyable Roleplay Open World games Controlling a monstrous piece of land and/or water capable of homicide meat is essentially inebriating. Regardless of whether you're jumping into the air and grabbing some dunderheaded vacationer off of a fishing boat or destroying an enormous croc in an extended submerged battle until the very end, Maneater has no deficiency of minutes that excite and fulfill in sublimely equivalent measure. It likewise doesn't hurt that our many-toothed hero is vivified perfectly as well, with each wash of its wonderful tail and the inconspicuous turning remedies it makes while swimming through passages and around ocean garbage all looking shockingly practical. 

In all honesty, there's really a similarity to a plot that supports Maneater's brilliantly display stuffed and dangerous tricks. As an infant shark puppy who ends up mercilessly torn from the paunch of her mom by a disastrously Cajun shark tracker, you escape into the profundities of the briny profound as you look to marshal your solidarity and render retribution on the botching bipeds that have figured out how to spoil your oceanic life so fantastically. 

In the event that that entire reason sounds magnificently B-film you would be correct – and Maneater pairs down on that impression as well, flaunting a profoundly engaging false narrative outlining (with every now and again silly analysis from Archer and Rick and Morty voice entertainer Chris Parnell, no less) that hilariously summons any semblance of Discovery station-style American narratives, for example, Deadliest Catch with brazen assurance. 

In spite of the fact that the makers of Maneater depict their most recent exertion as an activity RPG (or ShaRkPG, all the more precisely), Maneater rather bears a far more grounded plan connected to the Ubisoft open-world plan layout where a genuinely sizable guide is liberally loaded down with symbols of various shapes and tint, which thus speak to the various extra exercises that you can stall out into during the game. 

In spite of the fact that this undersells the way that a considerable lot of these exercises are really enjoyable to do, for example, finding tragically missing holy places, suffocated mafia families, and other such peculiarities that all trigger Parnell's profoundly engaging gnawing satire, now and again Maneater's general structure can feel passerby as it to a great extent rotates around slaughtering x number of this and gathering x number of that. 

Also, in reality in that sense, when you end up falling into that recognizable cadence of filtering the guide for collectibles and side exercises, Maneater winds up working at any rate amazing. In any case, in spite of that and by grasping a particularly utilized open-world recipe, it very well may be all around not entirely obvious how much Maneater gets right – and it gets an entire heap of things right. 

The stunt in getting these valuable transformations, in any case, is that they require a base measure of supplement parts to be redesigned, with simply the best epic and amazing changes being conceivable whenever you've gained adequate mutagen to take care of business. The outcome as you approach the finish of the game at that point is that you end up with a huge, and actually very alarming scarred and changed grown-up Megalodon that flaunts electroplated spikes and other such unnerving redesigns. Jaws via Saints Row? Better believe it, you wouldn't be a distant reality in that correlation. 

You should be cautious too with how to move toward your human prey. On the off chance that you speed just underneath the surface with your homicide balance obvious, they will, normally, shout and endeavor to move away – making individual people aware of your quality. Moreover, murder such a large number of people away from of others and you'll discover all way of trackers and awful boat society close to home quite expeditiously. Being a fruitful shark is as much about minds as it is eating your weight in plump simpletons – however the blood-souring shouts of the last unquestionably concrete it as something you'll need to do rather frequently, most definitely. 

With regards to the battle side of things, Maneater does really work more like a considerably more conventional activity RPG. With bespoke leveled foes and an accentuation put on scuffle battle where you can snap with your jaws, utilize your tail to whip your adversaries into the climate, shrewdly influence unassuming swordfish as a lance and utilize unique electroshock dazes and different capacities to acquire a favorable position, there is an astonishing measure of imaginative opportunity accessible as far as your shark's hostile collection. 

Such battles additionally wind up being very testing as well. Regardless of whether you're sidestepping the unblockable charge of an enormous gator or evading a volley of approaching slugs and spears from a team of murderous trackers prior to jumping up out of the water and grabbing them from their boats, Maneater gives a lot of troublesome fights to players to whittle down. Fortunately, however, a portion of Maneater's later fights can be very troublesome, there is quite often a nice stock of more modest prey prowling around, permitting you to recharge your wellbeing mid-fight and get once more into the battle with little deferral. 

The issue with Maneater's battle, in any case, is that it can at times feel somewhat loose. Because of a mix of a strangely abnormal lock-on framework and the way that most of your assaults expect you to charge at your adversary (frequently while your foe is doing likewise), you can without much of a stretch wind up touching your objective and shooting past them, breaking the first objective lock simultaneously. Along these lines, while eating down and eating people and more slow prey feels immensely fulfilling, battle with quick adversaries feel tragically less so inferable from that previously mentioned issue.

Eventually, Maneater's reason lifts it terrifically over the general dejection of its particularly dingy open-world figures of speech, to the point that simply having the option to coordinate each fierce impulse of an undeniably awful pinnacle hunter ends up being something of a suffering rush. Unquestionably, Maneater could so effectively have fallen into a 'Shark Simulator' paradigm or something of that subsidiary kind however, fortunately, there is a great deal more going on under the surface that it conveniently gets away from the gravity of such base correlations.


Maneater is available on PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, Xbox series X/S and PC (Epic store). We reviewed the PS4 version with the code provided by the game’s publisher.

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