Call of Cthulhu: Dark Corners of the Earth

Released on June 16, 2009 by Bethesda Softworks

Developed by Headfirst Productions

Call of Cthulhu: Dark Corners of the Earth is a first-person horror game that combines intense action and adventure elements.
Warning: This is a poorly organized gush.

I love the world of Call of Cthulhu as it relates to games. I have a post I want to write at some point about the table top game but what it comes down to is what I like to call a "disempowerment fantasy." We spend so much time as badass spacemarines and sparkflash embermages that it's refreshing to play a game where we're just a regular dude. This lends itself well to the horror genre but a lot of survival horror eschews this idea. Though you may start out relatively powerless in Resident Evil or Silent Hill, before long you're blasting and/or bashing in skulls and even in the early game, you are more than a match for a few... Read All