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Dark-527052.33973507
8.3 out of 10

Dark

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Overall 8
8.0

Enjoyable Combat

Jason Smith, Amazon
12 June 2014
  • Summary: I have only played a short part of the game, but I am enjoying it. The game should definitely be rated mature because of the violence. The best part of the game is the combat system and the interactive environment. I have been focusing on the melee aspect and enjoying it. The story is not very clear to me yet, so I am not sure how deep it is, but it doesn't seem deep yet.
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Overall 8
8.0

Buy it, period

F. Cage, Amazon
27 May 2013
  • Summary: It's $6.50 get it and try it, you might like it. I own hundreds of games and this is one of the few I've actually finished. It may be a bit dated but I still found it more entertaining when I played it than many modern games. We need more fantasy fps/action games like this. I'm sick of the modern warfare type games. I give it 4 stars because its a little old now.
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Overall 8
8.0

Will Run On Newer Systems

Mountain Man, Amazon
1 December 2012
  • Summary: Wanted to let people know this will run on newer machines using Vista or Win7, even 64-bit, I'm playing it on Win7 64-bit Home Premium. Several ways to do it. Either with DosBox or download a windows installer that is available on-line. It runs much better if you create iso images from the discs then use a virtual CD program like Daemon Tools Lite to mount the images. Hope this is helpful to those who may be considering buying this game.
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Overall 8
8.0

User review by legal_alien

legal_alien, Gamezebo
21 November 2012
  • Summary: I tried to really like it, but I am not fully excited. A lot of cut-scenes and good quality of art indeed create a very nice impressions. Game play is solid, but it's all the same old same and at some point the increadibly rich in details graphics in this specific colors starts to get on the nerves. Other than this - a game totally worth attention - maybe you'll like it more!
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Overall 8
8.0

User review by curly951

curly951, Gamezebo
11 October 2012
  • Summary: Lots of positives in this game, but a few things that made me give it four stars instead of five. The graphics are beautiful, the story interesting (it actually makes sense, a rarity), and it's relatively easy to navigate from scene to scene (though the map is pretty useless). My quibble is with the HOS, which all involve finding pieces/parts of an object.
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Overall 8
8.0

User review by arielle221

arielle221, Gamezebo
19 June 2012
  • Summary: This game is pretty cool. I played for about 40 minutes before I decided to take advantage of BFG’s CE-game-at-standard–edition-price sale today (on a foreign language site, sorry). I haven’t run into any of the glitches discussed by other reviewers, but I will be on the lookout for them.
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Overall 8
8.0

User review by magfan

magfan, Gamezebo
18 June 2012
  • Summary: I was impressed when I first started playing Penumbra Motel. It was one of those few casual games that was 100% Adventure, without any hidden object scenes -- which was nice for a change, especially after playing an Adventure/HOG that went a little overboard on the hidden objects. I liked the combination of "detective story" type music with background sound. The game used filmed actors rather than computer generated people. It's true the Hint could have been better.
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Overall 8
8.0

User review by robinok001

robinok001, Gamezebo
13 May 2012
  • Summary: I enjoyed this installment of Secrets of the Dark even more than the first. The scenery is just lush and beautiful and the music is serene. I found myself very relaxed playing this game and in no big rush to finish. I like the fact that trekking around is minimized by morphing the scene to a new area. The only reason I stopped short of a perfect score is that the plot is almost nonexistent as there are very few character interactions - only in the very beginning.
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Overall 8
8.0

User review by Grimlaura

Grimlaura, Gamezebo
8 May 2012
  • Summary: A good game crafted by Orneon that follows The temple of Night. Once again Peter is in trouble and you have to battle the demons, this time in Thailand. The game is HO adventure basically with the same going through like the first one. As so you have to change the lights in the room in order to change the scenery and access some of the items. The HO scenes are either list based, either "set the objects in the right places" type and there are repetitive.
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Overall 8
8.0

User review by Gardensafari

Gardensafari, Gamezebo
2 April 2012
  • Summary: You have to find a blood sucking monster in some small Transylvanian village. The murderer obviously is a vampire, for his victims are left completely bloodless. A very good adventure indeed. Of course if you believe all the nonsense connected to vampire stories, such as the vampire himself, the use of garlic etc. And there is a nice twist in the climax of the story. The graphics used telling the story are very good indeed.
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