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Draugen has probably not gotten as much attention as Layers of Fear 2, even though we did cover the game a bunch of times on Gamersyde. You play the role of Edward Charles Harden, who arrives in a Norwegian village with his ward Lissie hoping to find his missing sister. As you can imagine, things are not going to go as planned as the village seems to have been completely deserted. You'll have to uncover the mystery around what happened in this story driven game, a bit reminiscent of Firewatch in that it involves 2 characters teaming up and talking to each other a lot. Being more a walking simulator than an adventure game per se, the pace is pretty slow, with limited gameplay mechanics but the atmosphere and voice acting makes the story very engaging. Sadly, its short length (3 hours max), the expected twist and the unsatisfying ending we got (we don't know if there is more than one) made us quite disappointed by the time we completed the game. Clearly, the 2 endearing characters and the mysterious town of Graavick deserved a bit more screen time as the writing is definitely praiseworthy.

About the game
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Published by
Red Thread Games
Developed by
Red Thread Games
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  • Loakum

    Loakum @b0vril: it looks decent for a Netflix show. Special Effects seem to be on the same level as Stranger Things. (1 Hour ago)

  • b0vril

    b0vril i think it looks kind of generic. (2 Hours ago)

  • Loakum

    Loakum @nostradamus: lol (2 Hours ago)

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    nostradamus @Loakum: from the backside. (6 Hours ago)

  • Loakum

    Loakum Netflix's Witcher trailer seems to be the best thing from this year's San Diego Comic Con. Henry Haville makes a great Geralt. (6 Hours ago)

  • nostradamus

    nostradamus strong and maybe can be a enjoyable game through, this i'll have to force myself to completion. Bring Amy back, fuck u drunkman. (15 Hours ago)

  • nostradamus

    nostradamus wow @ uncharted 4, what a complete shotshow, who can one make such a utterlly mediocre sequel. Tank god i just stopped playing Uncharted4:girls&ass expansion to dwell on this, that at least opens (15 Hours ago)

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