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The Thing

Not Rentable
Also on:PS2
GF Rating

246 ratings

Game Details

  • Release Date 9/10/2002
  • Publisher Vivendi Universal
  • Developer Computer Artworks
  • Platform Xbox
  • Genre Action Adventure
  • Number of Players 1

Blood and Gore, Violence

Game Description

As Blake, you are the leader of a crack military squad. Some time ago, a scientific station in Antarctica sent out a distress signal and were never heard from again. Your team has been sent to investigate, but it quickly becomes apparent that some ... thing ... is not quite what it seems. The game takes up the story at the end of John Carpenter's 1982 cult classic. Paranoia quickly becomes another character in the game, as your squad begins to view one another, and you, with increasing suspicion. Prove your continuing humanity to your comrades, but keep one hand on your gun, because any one of them might be The THING.

User Reviews

Average Member Rating: 6.5 out of 10

Great Game! Under promoted!. (8 out of 10)

posted by Clipped (ONTARIO, CA) on Dec 16, 2006
Member since Dec 2005
10 out of 12 gamers (83%) found this review helpful
This is a great game that [unfortunately] flew under the radar and was not properly promoted or advertised (the two guys that gave this a 1 out of 10 are insane - I suspect they know each other, because I refuse to believe two different guys in a row gave a game that videogame magazine critics on av...more

Specs & Requirements

Memory 1 block

Xbox 360 Compatible Yes

Modes Story

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