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    Call of Cthulhu - The Video Game

    Game » consists of 7 releases. Released Oct 29, 2018

    A game in the Call of Cthulhu franchise from Cyanide Studio and Focus Home Interactive.

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    1.7 stars

    Average score of 3 user reviews

    Another Cthulhu Game 0

    There's something about HP Lovecraft's literary work that inspires people to make videogames based on it and whilst the 100 year page-turner is still a compelling read today, this particular incarnation of yet another Cthuhlu game won't really stick with anyone.It doesn't commit to one thing and rather seems to have waded itself into every aspect of Lovecraftian horror and mastered none of them. The story feels fractured and nonsensical in places, character's who are built up disappear and some ...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.

    This Game Isn't Worth the Sanity Loss 3

    Call of Cthulhu is a first person adventure game from Cyanide Studios that is based on the pen and paper RPG Call of Cthulhu which is in turn based on HP Lovecraft’s Cthulhu Mythos. The last adventure game sporting the Call of Cthulhu brand name was 2005’s Call of Cthulhu: Dark Corners of the Earth, a troubled game but one that reached cult status (note: there was another Call of Cthulhu branded game in between these but it was a mobile game similar to X-Com and not in tone with thes...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.

    Decent, If Shallow, Cosmic Horror 0

    Lovecraftian horror was worn ragged years ago, so this bog standard exploration into the world of unknowable gods will turn off quite a few people looking for a little bit more play to their game. Even worse, the $30 price point seems insane considering the game you get in return: an 8-hour campaign that does not have the gameplay to support its desire to be replayed for different endings. The game also had a few issues that didn't break the game but gummed up the exploration of meager side cont...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.

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