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Penumbra: Black Plague

Penumbra: Black Plague

Penumbra: Black Plague is a first person horror adventure focusing on story, immersion and puzzle solving. Unlike Penumbra: Overture, violence and combat are not even an option - the player has to use his/her wits to guide Philip through his final test, and this makes the game unique in offering a truly dangerous and terrifying experience.

Played from a first person perspective and powered by a 3D engine utilizing cutting edge technology, Penumbra: Black Plague is a true advancement to the adventure genre. The unique physics system allows for true environmental interaction in a way only comparable its predecessor. The player can open drawers, pull levers, pick up objects and now manipulate those objects in 3D space - all using natural mouse movements, creating a highly interactive and immersive game world.

Penumbra: Black Plague is the final chapter and sequel to

 Penumbra: BP

Price
$10.00

Developer
Frictional Games

Website
penumbrablackplague.com

Requirements
CPU: 1GHz
Memory: 256MB
Disk Space: 300MB free (for demo)
Video Card: Radeon 8500/GeForce 3
Kernel 2.6 or higher (2.4 untested)
glibc 2.3
X11R6 with 3D acceleration
For x86_64 CPU, 32-bit environment must be installed

Support:
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Selected Reviews:
IGN

Features include:

  • Cutting-edge game engine featuring modern 3D and physics technologies
    • Adapted motion blur effects and a new unified lighting system with real-time lightning create great depth with a realistic atmosphere of psychological horror.
  • Compelling and detailed story
    • Finding the answers to questions of the mystery of Philip's lost father throughout the game, with new explanations and a complete storyline wrap up.   
  • Highly interactive environments
    • You can interact with any object not nailed to the ground! Focus on, pick up and move around objects through a simple drag and drop interface.
  • Environmental sounds system
    • The sounds of the different environments are contributing to the atmosphere and give the player scaring hints of dangers.
  • Puzzle solving challenges
    • Horror adventure game in puzzle-like style with bonuses and incentives to challenge the player throughout the game. 

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