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270 ratings

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Similar to original PS Resident Evil

posted by rhythmguitarhv (SPRING BRANCH, TX) Dec 4, 2013

Member since Nov 2011

This is a basic survival horror game. Even though it wasn't groundbreaking, it wasn't a broken game. Simple, but it was effective. I played this over two years ago when my Xbox 360 had the red ring of death and I was happy to be playing something. You go around looking for missing pieces (keys, etc.) and defend yourself while doing so. With the new PS4 and Xbox, this may be a bit too dated, but if the early PS1 era Resident Evil games are your genre, then give this a whirl.

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Give It a chance!

posted by tidusguy99 (SHOW LOW, AZ) Aug 22, 2009

Member since Oct 2006

This game is low-budget happiness. The game is fun, and give it a try.

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Above Average

Fans of low budget sci-fi/horror...

posted by Wraythe (GLENSHAW, PA) Dec 10, 2007

Member since Nov 2007

2 out of 3 gamers (67%) found this review helpful

..should at least give this one a try... and play it for more than an hour.

I'll try and keep this simple... Graphics: Merely ok; Controls: Good; Gameplay: Ok; Sound: Below average; Reply: Very low.

Once you get through the beginning areas, the game starts to pick up. I'm not a fan of "save points", but the game is easy enough that it doesn't matter. I love the survival horror genre and this works 'ok'. It's no Res. Evil, but it will hold your attention long enough to finish it.

It isn't the best game out there, but it's better than a lot of other Wii titles and I enjoyed it... for a while.

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