Rebeccah Bassell, Analog Addiction. "As ambitious as this game was, it feels more or less not quite done yet. There are adjustments that need to be made to the story’s pacing, a few awkward dialogue lines to be ironed out, and some mechanics that need to be reexamined for their purpose within the game’s overall goal. However, I’m not counting Knee Deep out just yet: the concept is fantastic, the presentation is beautiful and the story, as of the end of Act 1, is picking up. I’m very excited to see what the next installment will bring and overall, despite my criticisms, I did find myself enjoying this game.
There’s a host of things that would keep me from wholeheartedly recommending it, but for $24.99 as a season pass for all three acts (with further discounts in the near future), it’s worth checking out. If you’re looking for a new, eye-catching murder mystery that will most likely grow stronger as the acts release, check out this first act and keep your eyes peeled for the next..."