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Penumbra: Overture
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Description: Penumbra: Overture is a first-person survival horror game. Originally created as a tech demo to showcase the in-house developed HPL engine, the small team soon turned it into a full game, split up into two episodes (originally advertised as three), of which this is the first one. Players take on the role of Philip. After his mother's death, he receives a letter of his father, a man he has never seen in his life and presumed dead. Philip is asked to destroy a set of notes, but instead he decides to travel to the wastelands of Greenland following the clues left in the writings. He ends up in an underground complex where he disc ... (more)
Manufacturer: Lexicon
Release date: 30 March 2007
EAN: 5060143480096
Tags: Adventure (4), Survival Horror (3), Steam (2), Fps (2), PC Master (1), PC (1), Completed (1), Graphic Adventure (1), Open Source (1), Horror (1), Series (1)
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"A strong title, which can be quite frightening at times. Great atmosphere, story and puzzles Rating: Buy it"

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"1.3. Amnesian jälkeen mikään ei tunnu tarpeeksi pelottavalta, mutta kyllä Frictional Games on alkujaankin osannut tunnelmanluonnin salat. Seikkailu perustuu vahvaan tunnelmaan, jota pönkittää normipeliä realistisempi objektien käsittely ja fysiikkamoottorin hyödyntäminen pulmissa. Pulmat ovatkin järkeenkäypiä ja niitä on kivasti, mitä nyt välillä saa haahuilla eksyneenä samannäköisissä kaivoksissa. Ei tämä mitenkään täydellinen peli ole. Haahuilun lisäksi taiste"

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"Da mesma empresa que criou Amnesia (na verdade, este foi criado bem antes). Parte da minha experiência de conseguir terminar um jogo que me dê sustos (F.E.A.R., Bioshock, I'm talking to you!!!!) Expectativa de uma história interessante divdida em dois jogos."

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