For 4 years in a row, Supermassive has been releasing new parts of The Dark Pictures Anthology series of interactive thrillers this fall. This year, already today, a new part is being released – The Dark Pictures Anthology: The Devil in Me, which will tell the story of a film crew that ended up in a maniac’s lair. The new part of the series completes the first season, we already know about the first part of the second season.
Journalists today published their assessments of The Dark Pictures Anthology: The Devil in Me, which are at the level of the previous parts. Overall, the games in The Dark Pictures Anthology series have Opencritic scores ranging from 71 to 74. The Dark Pictures Anthology: The Devil in Me now has exactly 74 points based on 34 reviews. Some of the ratings of gaming publications:
IGN — 5 / 10Hobby Consolas — 80 / 100IGN Spain — 8 / 10IGN Italy — 7.5 / 10VG247 — 3 / 5God is a Geek — 8.5 / 10Game Rant — 4 / 5
In their reviews, journalists note that The Dark Pictures Anthology: The Devil in Me has gameplay innovations that have benefited the series. For example, heroes now have an inventory system where they can store various items. The game itself is still as straightforward as possible, but it is already noticeable that the developers are trying to give some bonuses to players who explore the world, in this case, a well-designed mansion. As for the plot, it is here called one of the best in the series.
Journalists agree that the second season of The Dark Pictures Anthology series should bring even more changes and bring the interactive projects of Supermassive Games to a new level.