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Silent Hill: Downpour (Xbox 360)

Silent Hill: Downpour (Xbox 360)
alaScore 86

22 reviews

Nov, 2014

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Xbox 360 Games the Silent Hill: Downpour- Xbox 360 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

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Silent Hill: Downpour Review [PS3/Xbox 360]

 

Someone on Twitter quite rightly pointed out recently that anyone arguing the worth of auteurs in the games industry should compare the fortunes of Metal Gear Solid and Silent Hill. Metal Gear Solid, with Hideo Kojima remaining firmly at the helm of...

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Silent Hill: Downpour Review

 

With a new developer and a shift towards a more action-oriented approach, it's no wonder that so many met the news of Silent Hill: Downpour with muted indifference. Indeed it's impossible to even call Silent Hill a great series at this point, with the...

The tram ride to... salvation?

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Silent Hill: Downpour Review

 

From side quests to sound design, Silent Hill: Downpour isn't afraid of change. The result is a captivating game more expansive than the series has ever seen.

Captures the classic Silent Hill style ; Good voice acting ; Side missions reward exploration

Combat still feels stiff ; Underwhelming sound design ; Persistent frame rate issues

In the other world, you do a lot of running. Early on, you are introduced to a glowing ball of energy that wants to chase Murphy down and change him from a solid form into a liquid. Murphy's escape takes him through a maze of hallways lined with...

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Silent Hill: Downpour Hands-On Preview

 

Murphy tugs at the knob; the door opens. On the other side, a stained, dirty hallway offers two paths: one dark, the other light, but dripping with rainwater from the long storm outside. The walls creak and ooze water, now collecting in shallow puddles...

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Silent Hill: Downpour PS3, Xbox 360 Review

 

Vatra Games are the third western development team to be tasked with creating a Silent Hill game. Since Team Silent were disbanded in 2005, development has fallen to the likes of Double Helix Games (Silent Hill: Homecoming) and Climax (Silent Hill:...

In a genre that is sadly close to extinction, and with its puzzles and tense combat, Silent Hill: Downpour remains true to its survival horror roots. This is definitely a series that has become memorable for its chilling atmosphere and intriguing...

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Silent Hill: Downpour Review

 

From side quests to sound design, Silent Hill: Downpour isn't afraid of change. The result is a captivating game more expansive than the series has ever seen.

Captures the classic Silent Hill style ; Good voice acting ; Side missions reward exploration

Combat still feels stiff ; Underwhelming sound design ; Persistent frame rate issues

In the other world, you do a lot of running. Early on, you are introduced to a glowing ball of energy that wants to chase Murphy down and change him from a solid form into a liquid. Murphy's escape takes him through a maze of hallways lined with...

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