A terrifying new experience from Bandai Namco called THE DARK PICTURES: MAN OF MEDAN caught my attention at Gamescom 2018 and if the trailer is any indication for what we might be expecting, then I’m enticed.
In THE DARK PICTURES: MAN OF MEDAN, all choices have consequences. In the first game of the series, Man of Medan, five friends set sail on a holiday diving trip but they shouldn’t have disturbed what was down below…
The reason why I’m bringing this game up now is because games like these have always enticed me! I really enjoyed similar games of this nature, such as Until Dawn and Detroit: Become Human, where the choices you make determines the outcome of the story and the characters. You feel more invested and want to try and get the best outcome you think is best, so I became interested in seeing what THE DARK PICTURES: MAN OF MEDAN has on the table. What makes THE DARK PICTURES: MAN OF MEDAN stands out to me, is the facial animations. They’re pretty amazing and well detailed. I mean take a look for yourself:
It’s too soon to tell whether this new IP will be good or not but from what I’ve seen, it doesn’t to be the case but we’ll just have to wait and see!