TSA writes: "Subaeria starts with a bang. Our protagonist, Styx, has her entirely family murdered in the first few minutes of the game. It’s not an emotional beat of the story, rather it’s more of a mild inconvenience. However, it does provide Styx reason to set off on her quest to defeat an evil totalitarian dictator, this Stalin alike rules over the underwater kingdom of the eponymous Subaeria. Her mission will be long, arduous and – unfortunately – tedious."