Silent Hill: Downpour

Silent Hill is one of my favorite franchises in gaming, and possibly my overall favorite where horror games are concerned, but Silent Hill: Homecoming, though good for the most part, felt lacking. With that in mind, I had decided to wait on picking upSilent Hill: Downpour; a decision which I am now regretting.

Silent Hill: Downpour follows the story of Murphy Pendleton and his unfortunate adventure in Silent Hill when a prison transfer goes wrong. Like any protagonist in this series, there is a lot more going on than what is shown at first, and everyone who goes there has a troubled past. The game’s well-placed tutorial and subsequent opening scenes accomplish what most games go for; it looks like the opening to a suspenseful movie.

Continue reading this article…



About stephenwilds

Writing in the dirty South, this recovering internet addict wakes up every morning wrestling with nightmares of Silent Hill, Battletoads, and where to put that third comma.
This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s