VIDEO | PC Monday, November 16, 2015 | 9:45 AM

Our videos of The Park

Our videos of The Park

When we first heard about The Park, we had pretty high expectations concerning the experience the game would provide. As a mother looking for her lost son in a creepy amusement park, we believed we'd be bound to be completely captivated by the story. We never thought the game would have much to offer in terms of gameplay mechanics, as it was obviously going to be what people like to call a walking simulator. So that's not what disappointed us, the problem is that we completed the game in barely an hour (and not two or three as the developers claimed), and we didn't even rush. Considering its price, we wouldn't recommend it despite its unsettling story. It is never truly scary but the atmosphere and the subject itself will make you feel uneasy. Aside from the debate around what is a game and what is not, it's sadly hard to understand the lack of content and length.

Gameplay #1
Gameplay #2

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Commented on 2015-11-16 14:20:47
Yeah...this is not really a thrilling game. My problem with this game is, that it has too long and boring events, the main character is talking and talking and....just not the way horror should be done, I think.
Commented on 2015-11-16 16:23:35
My problem with this game, apart from having finished it in 45 minutes is that it is not a game at all, you do nothing but walk most of the time; the only good thing about it is atmosphere which doesnt warrant its price for that length whatsoever. Games like The Vanishing of Ethan Carter are great but this is not the case.
Commented on 2015-11-16 19:33:23
really only 45 minutes?
Commented on 2015-11-17 01:42:26
Because R1 appears in the gameplay 1 ??
The Park will also come to Ps4 ??
Commented on 2015-11-17 13:23:16
Wow, what a let down. The atmosphere looks awesome and the gameplay videos look like the game is setting up for a great horror game, but only an hour?! That means the 10 minutes of gameplay I just saw was 1/6 of the entire game.

This is a bigger ripoff than the movie theaters. I'd pay $5 for this no-replay-value game. No more.
Commented on 2015-11-18 01:37:23
Whats the deal with these bloody walking simulators these days!!! No Thanks!

About the game
  • The Park
  • PC, PS4, XBOXONE
  • Published by Funcom
  • Developed by Funcom
  • French release: Available
  • US release: Available


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    alimokrane @nostradamus: awesome trailer. makes me wanna play the game again for like the 4th time :) (1 Hour ago)
  • nostradamus
    nostradamus @scoobs0688: better to have a copy of that thing on my shelf than a retail copy of hype shit like no man's sky. (16 Hours ago)
  • GriftGFX
    GriftGFX I think I would have left it in the box. (16 Hours ago)
  • GriftGFX
    GriftGFX Guy unboxing a factory sealed, promotional 2600: [url] (16 Hours ago)
  • scoobs0688
    scoobs0688 I don't understand why they felt the need to have a physical release... they can't sell more than like 50k copies of that thing. (17 Hours ago)
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    nostradamus quatum break steam & retail [url] what a awesome trailer, and none of that 800p blurry pos-process crap. Holy Moly 6 DVDs! (17 Hours ago)
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