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Sea of Solitude, a beautiful game about a woman turned into a monster, revealed at EA Play

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On the heels of Unravel 2's surprise release (opens in new tab), today EA revealed another game from its EA Originals program: Sea of Solitude, an upcoming third-person exploration-focused game from Berlin-based developer Jo-Mei Games. 

As developer Cornelia Geppert explained on-stage at EA Play, Sea of Solitude tells a deeply personal story set in a world where, "when humans get too lonely, they turn into monsters." Which is exactly what happened to protagonist Kay, a woman suffering from tumultuous inner turmoil. 

As Kay, you explore Sea of Solitude's beautiful, flooded, monster-infested world in search of answers. How did Kay wind up in such a dark place? How can she return to being human? We'll find out when Sea of Solitude releases in early 2019. 

Austin Wood
Staff writer, GamesRadar

Austin freelanced for PC Gamer, Eurogamer, IGN, Sports Illustrated, and more while finishing his journalism degree, and has been a full-time writer at PC Gamer's sister publication GamesRadar+ since 2019. They've yet to realize that his position as a staff writer is just a cover-up for his career-spanning Destiny column, and he's kept the ruse going with a focus on news, the occasional feature, and as much Genshin Impact as he can get away with.