Where Are They Now? #1

It’s been five years since I started blogging, so I was interested in seeing how the developers and publishers that make the games that I’ve reviewed are doing, as well as how the franchises themselves are performing. Buckle up. Continue reading Where Are They Now? #1

Silent Hill: Shattered Memories – Final Thoughts

Trigger Warning: Discussion of domestic abuse in two of the game’s endings

The Presentation

SH: SM doesn’t have graphics as good as Team Silent’s PS2 SH games, which is kind of sad, especially since the game has some decently creative art.

I don’t remember having any problems with the audio. The voice acting was decent.

The music was pretty good, though not as iconic as the earlier games in the series, probably because the game is not as iconic as the earlier games, and has a different feel overall.

Classic SH theme songs rear their head in “Always on My Mind”, “When You’re Gone”, “Acceptance”, and “Hell Frozen Rain”, despite some tryhard lyrics and titles. Some of the ambient songs stand out, such as the creepy “Devil’s Laughter” and “Ice”.

Continue reading Silent Hill: Shattered Memories – Final Thoughts

Silent Hill: Shattered Memories Part Three: Hell is Other People

February 4th, 2010: I’d rather find Cheryl, but I don’t want Lisa to be left to the horrors of Silent Hill, either.

This game is affecting me in a strange way. It may be one of the least predictable and “gamelike” SH games.

At Lisa’s apartment, she said that Harry was too nice to be like other guys. She seemed to be resting, but then blood suddenly began to pour from her nose.

She died. Continue reading Silent Hill: Shattered Memories Part Three: Hell is Other People