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Fatal Frame
7.4 out of 10

Fatal Frame

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Overall 9
9.1

Fatal Frame

Into Liquid Sky
3 May 2009
  • Excerpt: Supposedly based on a true story, Fatal Frame is the story of Miku, a young girl in search for her brother who has turned up missing during a visit to the haunted Himura Mansion. Once in the mansion, she finds the place infested with disturbed spirits and hints at a deeper, more troubling history.
  • Pros: Excellent graphics, Lighting and effects are well done, Sound effects and music add to the ambiance
  • Cons: Collision detection, Limited camera angles, Large save file
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Overall 9
9.0
Gameplay 9
8.7
Graphics 9
9.0
Sound 9
9.0
Control 8
8.0
Addiction 8
7.5

Expert Review

PSX Extreme
7 December 2005
  • Excerpt: In this sense, Fatal Frame tried to differentiate. Most of the conventions were still there, but it did aim to change one aspect of the genre - combat. By pressing a button, you could look through the viewfinder of your ocular weapon, the Camera Obscura, and zap ghosts as they attacked you from...
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Overall 9
9.0

Expert Review

GamesAreFun
27 April 2003
  • Excerpt: The entire atmosphere is what really makes Fatal Frame crawl into your skin. It has premier aural affects. Stairs creak, doors close behind you with a resounding slam, and ghosts chatter from just around the next corner. My favorite use of audio is the tape recordings found throughout the mansion.
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Overall 10
10
Value for money 10
10
Gameplay 9
9.0
Graphics 10
10
Sound 10
10
Addiction 10
10

Fatal Frame is Fear Squared

GIN
27 May 2002
  • Excerpt: A long time ago Steven King produced a movie based on one of his short stories called Maximum Overdrive. Having read the story, I was pretty excited when the movie came out. But what really got me going was that King himself did television commercials to support the project.
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