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Outlast review: America's most horrifying home movie

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  • Outlast
    3.5/5
    $20.00
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    Outlast captures the terror of a found footage horror film in a video game. It's an effective, though sometimes predictable, twist on a neglected genre.

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Outlast

3.5/5

At a Glance

Outlast captures the terror of a found footage horror film in a video game. It's an effective, though sometimes predictable, twist on a neglected genre.

Price when rated: $20.00
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Pros

  • Excellent adaptation of the found footage genre
  • Portrays grotesque imagery not found in most horror games

Cons

  • Story is B-movie quality at best
  • Videogame tropes get in the way of the horror experience

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