VIDEO | PC Saturday, November 29, 2014 | 1:30 AM

Our videos of The Long Dark

Our videos of The Long Dark

The Long Dark has been available on Steam Early Access for a little while now, but since we sadly never got any answer from the dev team, we finally decided to buy the game on the very first day of the Steam sales. As you probably know, The Long Dark is a survival game in which you have to fight against the unforgiving weather and the local fauna to stay alive as long as possible. Only the sandbox mode is available for the moment, so all you can do is freely explore the open environment, loot everything you can and see the next day. A story mode will be added in the future, which will definitely add some incentive to play the game if you're anything like us. Indeed, as promising as the game looks in its current state, it needs more than mere survival to make it truly appealing to us in the long run. Now if you're into survival games, go for it, Hinterland Studio's title has a superb atmosphere and it manages to convey an incredible sense of loneliness and despair.

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Commented on 2014-11-29 04:56:22
Out of the first person survival genre, this is the one that interests me most. Hope to give it a go sometime, nice to hear it stands out.
Commented on 2014-11-30 20:30:34
My love for snow environs in games makes me want this bad.

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