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GF Rating
6.5

1160 ratings

Critic & User Reviews

GF Rating
10

Perfect

Simply Amazing!

posted by rsvjr (SUN VALLEY, CA) Sep 19, 2012

Member since Feb 2011

This game is SO good it makes we wish I could wipe my memory just so I could play it and experience it all again. It's amazing. I don't know where to start...

1) The story is top notch. Very well written and creepy as $%#! It never diverts from the plot and even takes twists that throw you for a loop but always tie in to the end. It's scary as f#$%! Some of this stuff could give you nightmares. So good!

2) Gameplay and controls are phenomenal. None of that old Resident Evil fixed angle, weird control movement stuff. Actually there are a few small scenes but it's used to add to the suspense rather than just all the time.

3) The sound and music is great. You wanna live dangerously? Try playing this game for a week straight late at night with all the lights off and the sound up. It will freak you out.

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GF Rating
10

Perfect

Wow.

posted by tgainey14 (NEW BERN, NC) Sep 15, 2012

Member since Jul 2012

I honestly don't understand why the reviews were so low. If you're playing for the gameplay, then don't play this. But if you want a story that keeps you at the edge of your seat and scary moments that will haunt your dreams, get this game. A lot of puzzles though, but it's made up for by the great character design and horror at it's disposal.

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GF Rating
8

Very Good

Thrilling

posted by Kloudknine (ANAHEIM, CA) Sep 5, 2012

Member since Aug 2012

I have played the entire series thus far, and I must say... Awesome! The game's spooky and eerie music, the twist and turns, and the spontaneous monsters that attack are what kept me playing. The story line is great as well. The only draw back I found was game play loading and at times it would get choppy, as if the console couldn't handle the FPS. I'm pretty sure everyone was having this issue. Wasn't a big deal... I would definitely recommend this game to people who love thrillers, puzzles, suspense, and action.

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