Alone in the Dark: Inferno (PS3)

64%
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Alone in the Dark: Inferno (PS3) (2008)
genre: action, adventure, horror

score: 64%

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'Inferno for the PS3 might have fixed a few of the problems that plagued the Xbox 360 release of Alone in the Dark but, sadly, it’s not enough to make this a completely better version of the game.'
Read more » GameZone
'At the very least, you can more clearly see what the overarching vision for Alone in the Dark was while enjoying the game's super cool soundtrack.'
Read more » IGN
'Thanks to some key improvements, Alone in the Dark: Inferno is a more playable, more satisfying version of this unique adventure.'
Read more » Gamespot
'A lesson in good intentions gone awry. Nearly all of its novel ideas misfire. What's so interesting about Inferno is the mentality that a patch was all that was needed to make a better game. The original was defined by a lackluster story, awkward controls, and merely okay gameplay – that's not a formula that needs a few tweaks, it's one that should be scrapped entirely.'
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'Inferno's a significantly less annoying experience in its PlayStation 3 iteration.'
Read more » 1up.com
'Inferno is the definitive version of Alone in the Dark.'
Read more » GameInformer
'More often than not though, Eden succeeds, and once you get to grips with creating Molotov cocktails, shooting bottles in mid-air, and using aerosol cans as makeshift flamethrowers, it hardly seems to matter that shooting itself is so ineffective.'
Read more » Eurogamer
'Alone in the Dark proves that with a little time and patience, a good game can be created from innovative ideas.'
Read more » Gamer 2.0
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