House of Ashes is Supermassive Games’ newest title in the Dark Pictures Anthology, a series of interactive horror movies. Where previous titles featured ghost ships and haunted towns, House of Ashes heads in a more visceral and action-packed direction, with the player taking control of a special forces team at the tail end of the 2003 invasion of Iraq.
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The Bleakest Odyssey
HIGH The wrenching final battle.
LOW A puzzle built entirely around sound.
WTF The game’s cover reveals a huge mid-game twist.
My Mind Is A Safe
HIGH Fantastic writing and production…
LOW …hampered by distracting lip-sync issues.
WTF How was I in the minority when it came to making that choice??
It’s All About Family
HIGH It faithfully embodies the spirit of the films…
LOW …Which is definitely not for everyone.
WTF They really thought people were going to play Multiplayer, huh?
Soulsborne: Anime Edition
HIGH Yakumo. Or maybe Eva? Nah, it’s gotta be Yakumo.
LOW The combat’s just average, and there’s a ton of it.
WTF Who thought walking through dozens of memories at a snail’s pace was a good idea?