Depuis quelques temps, Leafmore Highschool est devenu le théatre de disparitions inexpliquées. Dans ce survival horror, prenez le contrôle d'un groupe de 5 étudiants américains et tentez de découvrir, avec vos amis, ce qui se cache dans ce lycée en apparence tranquille. La nuit sera longue et survivre ne sera pas facile...
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"Oldschool, hardcore, less clunky & more realistic Alone in the Dark + Resident Evil + SIlent Hill, 1st & the only survival horror that did CO-OP right."

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“Obscure est bien cool !”
8.0 – Worthplaying

“Un des jeux d'horreur les plus innovants de 2005.”
7.6 – IGN

“Les développeurs ont repris les meilleures idées de Resident Evil, Alone in the dark, Project Zero et bien sûr Silent Hill. Ils ont aussi amenés tout un tas d'idées nouvelles.”
7.0 – Eurogamer

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Depuis quelques temps, Leafmore Highschool est devenu le théatre de disparitions inexpliquées. Dans ce survival horror, prenez le contrôle d'un groupe de 5 étudiants américains et tentez de découvrir, avec vos amis, ce qui se cache dans ce lycée en apparence tranquille. La nuit sera longue et survivre ne sera pas facile...

Il y a quelques années, des choses étranges ont commencé à se produire à Leafmore, un lycée habituellement sans histoire. On dit que des étudiants ont entendu des cris horribles et qu'il y a eu des disparitions inexpliquées.
Poussés par la disparition d'un de leurs amis, un groupe d'étudiants décide d'enquêter sur ces événements inquiétants. Un soir, après les cours, ils se laissent enfermer dans l'école, bien déterminés à découvrir ce qu'il s'y trame.
En parcourant les longs couloirs et les salles de classe sombres, Shannon, Kenny, Ashley, Stan et Josh tenteront de découvrir pourquoi leur école est devenue un endroit aussi terrifiant... tout en essayant de survivre !

- Découvrez le jeu qui est devenu un classique dans le genre des survival horror.
- Chaque étudiant du groupe possède sa propre aptitude spéciale.
- Utilisez toute sorte d'armes : des battes de baseball, pistolets, fusils à pompe et bien plus encore.
- Résolvez des énigmes.
- Jouez seul ou à 2 en coopération sur le même écran.
- Une bande-son exceptionnelle composée par Olivier Derivière, compositeur maintes fois récompensé.
- Prise en charge de la manette de jeu Xbox 360.

Configuration requise

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows XP
    • Processor: Pentium III 1 GHz
    • Memory: 256 MB RAM
    • Graphics: Carte 3D compatible DirectX 9.0C
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
    • Hard Drive: 4 GB available space
    • Sound Card: Carte son compatible DirectX 9.0c
    • Additional Notes: Le mode coopératif (2 joueurs) nécessite une manette de jeu.
    Recommended:
    • OS: Windows Seven
    • Processor: Pentium IV 2 GHz
    • Memory: 512 MB RAM
    • Graphics: Carte 3D compatible DirectX 9.0C
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
    • Hard Drive: 4 GB available space
    • Sound Card: Carte son compatible DirectX 9.0c
    • Additional Notes: Le mode coopératif (2 joueurs) nécessite une manette de jeu.
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Posté le : 6 décembre 2014
je recommande ce jeu car les bugs mineurs ont étés corrigés. La compatibilité a été améliorée. Bref un jeu à télécharger
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Posté le : 26 décembre 2014
I absolutly recommend this very good survival game, the atmosphere is great, count around 5-6 hours to end it (ive played it offline) This game really worth it.
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Posté le : 4 avril
Well, first off I want to state that I played Obscure only in local-coop (there is actual NO online co-op) and will review the game as such. And I have to say that Obscure is one of the best co-op experiences I've ever had. The nature of the game makes playing together necessary or rather playing "solo" impossible.

But let's start at the beginning and look at the different parts of the game:
- The story: It is interesting enough to pay attention but don't expect too much from a survival horror game. The premise is that your friend Kenny vanished on the school grounds so his friends decide to stay after school and to search for him.

- The gameplay: You have 4 or 5 characters you can choose from each with their own hitpoints (so you can change at the actual meeting place if one is hurt too much) and their own little special ability. For example Josh can tell if there is still something in the room for you to pick up which is actually helpful. Also the characters can die and you can keep playing the game till all of them are dead.
The camera angles are "dynamically fixed" (comparable to Resident Evil: Code Veronica X if you know that game) which means you will see the area always from the same direction but it will move with you to a certain degree. Also the camera is fixed on player one. This means in co-op the second player can go off screen and die there pretty easily. So you need to stay together. Other than that you have the Resident Evil room like system meaning that most time ennemies will not follow you in another room (there are small exceptions).
The ammonition is scarce (on normal there is more than enough). The same goes for the healing items and the discs needed to save (yes you can save everywhere as long as you have the disc item but each save will waste one of them). There are also melee weapons which help to save ammo on different ennemies.
The fighting itself is normal but has an interesting additional mechanic: the use of light. You can use your flashlight to make the ennemies "weaker" as they have some kind of creep protecting them which is sensitive to light. But while you use the flashlight power mode you can't shoot so you have to make a decision which gives a tiny little small amount of tactics. Other than that you have different type of weapons and ammo.

- The soundtrack: It creates the necessary atmosphere for the game and I liked it a lot. A small grain of salt for players who owned the PS version. The intro song has been changed. You can look up the old intro and the song was definetely better but the license expired. It is not the end of the world.

- Replayability: After completing the game there is a hard mode and you get alternate costumes. And the hard mode in this one is actually really hard. Ammo is divided by atleast two, some weapons are obtained only later on, discs are halved as well and healing items are cut to a fourth I had the feeling and yes, monster do make more damage. With the AI this mode can probably end pretty bad. Also completing the Hard mode is necessary for you achievement completionists. With a good partner you can get all achievements in around 10 hours.

Well I don't know what to say more. If you like survival horror games like Resident Evil 1 - Code Veronica X and you are searching for really good local co-op experience then you should definetely get this one (although some may think it is a bit expensive for its age, I got it for the full price and did not regret the purchase).

PS: If you have questions just ask. I'll try to answer them as fast as possible.
PPS: It's a shame that I never got the chance to play Resident Evil Outbreak Multiplayer Mode (or even the single player mode since it didn't sound as much as fun as playing with others).
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Posté le : 15 avril
An old school survival horror,in which 5 students brave the horrors unleashed on their school,which manages to stay enjoyable despite its age.

Pros:

-fairly interesting story
-considering its age,graphics are still decent
-oldschool soundtrack has a retro but still enjoyable quality to it
-coop is an option
-a few extras/game mode unlocks for those so inclined

Neutral:

-permadeath on characters,adds to the challenge but can lead to frustration and/or force a reload
-limited amount of saves

Cons:

-pretty cheesy overall
-clunky controls and poor autoaim make combat harder than it'd be (I used a controller,so can't vouch for k/m)
-uninspired last boss battle
-companion AI isn't the best
-despite having 5 characters there's not alot of difference between them,nor are they really fleshed out background-wise
-short length
-no widescreen support

Overall Obscure is a decently enjoyable experience and a good throwback to old school games,but you have to accept its shortcomings-some of which come from its age-to properly enjoy it.

I'd say go for it when it's on sale if you already had your fill of old survival horror titles and are looking for more,just don't expect to find a life changing game experience.
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Posté le : 3 janvier
This game is a lightweight horror game that can be easily played in a day or so by those who find most other horror games to be too intmidating to play.

In other words, usually during a game like Silent Hill or Dead Space I find myself freezing in fear or throwing the controller in the air and hitting myself with it, not so with this game. I was finally able to play a horror game completely on my own without a friend to use as a crutch . . . even if I did have to play it with the lights on in the middle of the day.

The controls are pretty easy to get a handle of, no awkward turning and shooting mechanics that a lot of much older horror games have
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Posté le : 8 avril
Rated 6.5/10

Obscure is a multiplayer (local only) survival horror game. The game takes place at Leafmore High where 4 students go in search of one of their friends who went missing on campus. During the search they discover that the school is hiding many mysterious that could be directly tied to their friends dissapearance. It has been said that this game takes inspiration from the late 90s flick "The Faculty". After completing the game I am convinced this is true.

The game plays much like what you would expect from a traditional survival horror game. You will explore the campus in search of keys and levers to gain access to new areas all while discovering readable documents to fill you in on plot details. You may also be rewarded for exploring by discovering ammunition, healing items or even CD's which you can use to save the game. The CD's work very similar to Resident Evil's ink ribbons except that you can save at any time as long as you have a CD in your inventory. There are also a fair share of puzzles to solve, most of which prove fairly simple.

One of Obscure's strong points comes from it's combat. The combat in general is pretty basic, you can shine your light on enemies to hold them at bay while firing away with your guns, however if you pay attention to your surroundings you can often use the environment to your advantage. (Just remember the enemies are weakened by light).

One of Obscure's weakpoints comes from the AI. Again the game does have a local coop option and it is obvious that is how the game was meant to be played. Playing through on single player you will control 2 characters at a time. You will be in direct control of 1 and the other will be controlled by AI, however you can swap back and fourth between these two characters with the press of a button. Don't get me wrong, the AI knows how to dish out damage. Where they fall short is in their ability to avoid damage and once your AI dies, they are dead. Gone for the rest of the game and will never respawn. If you are playing single player, make sure to your AI does not have a bat for a weapon or they will die. Stick them with a pistol and keep them away from certain enemy types and you should manage just fine.

Obscure was indeed a fun playthrough once you learn how to work with the AI. The exploring is satisfying and the atmosphere is just creepy enough to keep you on edge. The game is relatively short and you can expect to finish in around 5 hours. If you are a fan of the older Resident Evil styled horror games you will enjoy Obscure. I recommend the energy drinks.

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Posté le : 21 août 2014
Un jeux juste énorme, peu connu je l'ai connu grace a youtube (notament grace a willjouo qui a fait ce jeux et qui est l'un des seul a peu près a l'avoir fait en france je suppose)
Un jeux avec une bande sonore très belle, des son angoissant a souhait (veuiller éteindre la lumière, brancher votre mannette pc et votre cask et c'est partie) La durée de vie du jeux dépendra de vous, compter a peu près 8 heurs a 10 heurs pour le mode normal, mais quand vous avez fini le jeux attaquer vous au mode spécial en difficile vous allez galérer un max!

On peut joué a 2 sur le même pc (1 a la mannette et 1 au clavier ou 2 a la mannette(mais 2 mannette hein)
Le jeux est très bien optimis" et n'est pas gourmand en ressource (j'entend même pas mon ventillo)
Le jeux a une difficulté bien dosé (en normal on galère quand même) surtout si vous voulez faire en sorte que josh,kenny,shannon, ashley et stan s'en sorte vivant (sa débloque même un succès)

Le plus : Bande son très belle
Support mannette complet
Le jeux est fait par des français
Les voix sont pas dégeux
Une assez bonne durée de vie pour son prix

Le moin : Jeux en 4:3
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Posté le : 31 août 2014
Quel plaisir de retrouver Kenny, Stan, Ashley etc. Depuis le temps, je les avais presque oubliés. Obscure 1 & 2 sont bons petits "survival" à la sauce "teen movies" qui devraient avoir tout pour plaire aux nouvelles générations. Les graphismes ont bien vieilli et malgré un gameplay moyen sur pc, j'y prends toujours beaucoup de plaisir. En plus, pour une fois en VF intégrale sur "steam".
Marche sans problème sur "window 7".
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Posté le : 28 avril 2014
Obscure est un très bon survival horror.

L'histoire se déroule dans une université américaine où de nombreux étudiants ont disparus mystérieusement. Un soir, alors que l’un de vos amis est resté un peu plus tard dans l’université, il découvre des choses étranges et fini lui aussi par disparaitre dans de drôles de circonstances.
Le lendemain, vous et vous amis décidez de partir à la recherche de votre ami disparu. C’est alors que le cauchemar commence …

Dans l’ensemble, l'ambiance est bien flippante dans les endroits sombres, il faut savoir gérer les munitions ainsi que les kits de soins et le scénario ne manque pas de charme même s'il ressemble à de nombreux films d’horreur qu’on connait. Malgré tout, les monstres font faire de sacrer crise cardiaque à certains moments et surtout le jeu est intégralement en Français.

Le jeu est beaucoup plus intéressant à jouer en coopération. J’ai fini le jeu avec ma copine en 7 heures de jeu environ et je crois qu’en solo, le jeu doit être beaucoup moins immersif.

En tout cas, je ne peux que vous recommander d’acheter Obscure si vous aimez bien ce genre de jeu, vous n’en serez pas déçu.
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Posté le : 20 novembre 2014
trés bon jeux assez facil ou meme tres facil mais sympa un peu un jeu idependant
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Posté le : 10 mars 2014
I played Obscure back on the PS2 at its original release and remember being pleasently surprised. This game utilises "fixed camera angles" like the classic Resident Evil and Silent Hill games but mixes it up with a cheesy high school teen slasher flick story, and combining gameplay from both franchises. This survival horror has alot of the classic elements you would expect; variety of actual puzzles, limited supplies, dark and tense atmosphere, unique monster designs and since this is a co-op experience, reliability on your partner.

Speaking of partners each different character you can play as, and switch to at any time, have their own special abilities - so it is advisable to use different characters in the appropriate situation, I think this adds depth to the gameplay.

The story is cheesy, not serious, but there is a charm to it. It also features my favourite "game fetish" storyline in which everything is normal at first, but slowly devulges into the horror you came to expect, and you have to fight and learn the mystery behind how this all happened.

The combat is basic, there is auto-lock, power attacks and standard attacks, but that's all this game needs I feel. The good thing is that the controls are easy to learn and complexity is not needed here.

Unfortunately, for me, the music is quickly forgettable so don't expect some Akira Yamaoka level of quality here. That being said, what I hear fits what is happening, just that it isn't something you would listen to casually.

I recommend this game to fans of the classic RE and SH games, and looking for their fix on survival horror with some original concepts to it. However, this game was originially released back in 2005, so expect some outdated mechanics compared to modern horror.

Also, this PC port is a re-release of an older port but adds native widescreen support and full controller support, among general optimisations to work on modern Windows systems. The only bummer is that there is still no mouse support. I should also mention the game does indeed run at 60fps.
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Posté le : 10 mars 2014
I remember playing this years back on PS2 and PC.

If you like survival horror games, you will like this one.

This reminds of those high school horror movies played out at as a 3rd person survival horror game.

The gameplay, action, suspense and camera movement is much like what you would find in games like Alone in the Dark, Resident Evil: Code Veronica, Silent Hill and Cold Fear, except in this game you play as several high school students, Stan, Kenny, Ashley, Shannon and Josh, that you can switch over to at any time and you will need to for teamwork to pass certain obstacles. The game feels good in that way because it brings extra life to the game rather than thinking you are playing as a lonely character. Each character has a special ability which will make progressing through the game easier if you don't let them get killed.

Stan by far is the best character. His personality is just too carefree and cool. :P

But if you want to have real fun, invite a friend over and grab an extra controller for 2 player Co-op playing out the story of the game. It is a lot of fun! You can even share items and weapons, passing them to each other when needed.

A couple of downsides are that the game hasn't been updated to support wide screen monitors, so you will have a 4:3 aspect ratio unless you lower the res to 1600x1200, 1280x1024, 1152x864 or lower to get a full screen without side borders. Also, use of a controller is highly recommended as the game really wasn't optimized for mouse and keyboard.

Obscure is a great game though and yet another surprise to appear on Steam. :)
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Posté le : 3 novembre 2014
I first got my hands on Obscure back in 2004, on PS2. Was quite surprised to see it on Steam. It's one of the games which reserved a spot in my memory. I remember having a lot of fun playing it, and i got the same pleasure replaying it after 10 years.

Obscure is an old-school horror survival game which manages to entertain by offering a cheesy story, influenced by the Robert Rodriguez's "The Faculty" movie. It uses the music from the movie and even contains a character based on it. Even though i heavily disliked the movie, Obscure succeeded in offering me a whole different perspective.

You have 5 students trying to escape their school, from an entire horde of monsters created by their Principal who was experimenting on students. You can choose to play for any of them, and at any time a second player can join the game for any other character, which doesn't force you to start a new game if you want to play local co-op with a friend. Each one of them has a different special ability like running faster, better healing, or picking locks skills. I loved especially the method of saving the game. You do it using a CD which you need to find in-game, and i consider it to be an important aspect in a survival game, so that one won't be able to save every 2 minutes since the amount of CD's you can find is limited. The outstanding soundtrack composed by Olivier Derivière, in this particular environment, creates a even creepier atmosphere. There are few types of monsters, and also limited types of weapons, but what makes it better is that except weapons there is something else that hurts monsters - light. So when you are in a room with windows, and got yourself cornered - you can always break some windows and let them know who the boss is, as for the rooms with no windows - one can combine any firearm with a flashlight. I didn't notice for the light of the flashlight to inflict any damage, but at least it keeps the monster at distance for a short period of time.

There are also some cons of course, but none which caused me any inconvenience. You can choose a resolution up to 1920x1080 but the game does not support widescreen so you'll just get a 4:3 aspect with black borders on the right and left side. Playing it with keyboard & mouse is possible, but not entirely comfortably. At least i couldn't do it, so i just used a Xbox 360 controller which worked just great. Graphics are not the best, but also not awful, especially for a 10 years old game. I enjoyed Obscure very much, and would recommend it to anyone who likes old school survival games. Looking forward to play the second game. Hope i'll enjoy it as much as the first. Cheers ;)

* NOTE > The game also includes all the Deluxe Edition content: Soundtrack, Artwork, Screenshots, Sketches...
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Posté le : 10 mars 2014
I used to play this all the time with my brother on the original Xbox back when it first released, and I won't lie, I bought this game purely for nostalgic reasons.

The game's plot is pretty weak overall, basically A group of high school students stay behind after school just to find that the whole place is full of these creepy monster things after dark. There's more to it than that, but that's the basic gist of things. Each of the high school students have their own special abilities, ranging from stronger attacks, the ability to sprint, and instant lock picking certain doors and lockers. If during the game you get one of the high school students killed, then they shall remain dead throughout the course of the game and the ending will change accordingly.

Combat is a little sluggish, you'll often find yourself mashing the attack/shoot button in the direction of your enemy until they fall down. There's not a whole lot of depth to it, but some enemies will require a little pre-thinking strategy before going against. Ammo is also scarce, so you can't use your guns on everything you see either. The weapon management in this game is very simple, yet effective. For example, shining your flashlight on a monster will weaken it, and if you manage to find some tape, you can tape your flashlight onto a gun so you can use them at the same time. You can get better flashlights than others so you have to be careful on what you want to use your tape on. Nothing ground breaking, but a nice touch of item management none the less. You can also find healing items that will restore lost health. Again, healing items are scarce, so don't go tanking too many hits with the same character. The game does have simple puzzles, but nothing that you need to spend too long thinking about.

Where this game really shines though, is in the coop mode. Sadly it's only local coop, but nearly the whole game can be played with a friend (besides the tutorial at the start). Item management between players is very self explanatory, and everything can be shared between players. The camera is shared between the players, meaning no split screen and it'll only focus one player. However you can alternate who you want the camera to follow at any time, and a lot of the camera angles complement the idea of two players so it isn't that much of an issue.

All in all, this game is pretty much a lower quality version of the older resident evil games. It's not very scary, the combat is okay at best and the game isn't too long either. However the coop aspect in my opinion makes all of it worth it, so if you have a friend you can play this with, then buy away!

If you're interested in looking at the game, my friend and I have just started a let's play of this steam version on our channel. I'll just leave a link here in case you want to check it out:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=99zsewBeVX4&list=UUP3JZEwTaJQzm0CyXKjDeYA
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Posté le : 24 mai 2014
If you only plan on playing, say, ten or less Resident Evil and Silent Hill-styled third-person "survival horror" games in the course of your brief and precious time on this planet, you probably shouldn't make this one of them...in fact, the best of the aforementioned franchises as well as that of the Dead Space universe should keep you more than rewardingly occupied. If however, like my unfortunate self, you are incurably addicted to games which remind you of that first-ever magical experience of playing the original Resident Evil on the Playstation 1, and have been seeking to recreate the unprecedented terror and freshness of that experience ever since, then you could do much, much worse than this particular game, 'cause for better or for worse, it's still one of the better Resident Evil rip-offs around.

Obscure certainly owes an extraordinary amount to the first two Residents. The high school it's set in looks a little uncannily like a spooky mansion at times, and heck, there's even a large emphasis on sinister plants and underground labs and what-not. Add the flashlights from the Silent Hill games, and the monsters-who-are-adversely-affected-by-the-light elements from Alone In The Dark: A New Nightmare (another oldie, but goodie), and you pretty much have this game. But really, if you're the kind of person I described at the end of the last paragraph, this ain't exactly gonna be something you'll complain about, right?

I somehow never got around to this one when it was on the Playstation 2 - the high school setting somehow didn't inspire me at the time - but I'm glad to say I was wrong to abstain for so long. Not "classic" exactly...but certainly respectable enough to be a must-play for the likes of yours truly. Sure, it's nothing to write home about (unless your mother is also a fan of such games), but also not something for the horror-faithful to pass up, especially on sale. I personally bought it at full price, and even then didn't feel ripped-off. It's about the length it should be (i.e. mercifully shorter than the otherwise superior Dead Spaces), about as difficult as it should be (i.e. not overly so, with the possible exception of a slightly questionable save system and a truly ♥♥♥♥♥♥ final boss fight), has all the expected weapons (well, for an AMERICAN high school campus, anyway), and an actually pretty darn excellent soundtrack (which comes free in a separate folder with the game). Hell, the AI for the single-player version (wherein you babysit a fellow high-schooler/"partner", who you can switch to at any time) isn't even that bad, as these things go...sure the ♥♥♥♥♥♥♥s get in the way occasionally, but only about 20% of the time, which is pretty acceptable all things considered.

In short, not too shabby at all. Not terribly scary for a game of this type, with a story as poorly-constructed and real-world illogical as you would expect, and the characters make those in Friday the 13th movies look positively layered by comparison (the distinct "special skills" of the characters is certainly a nice touch, but do we honestly need the guy who runs slightly faster than everyone else, or the guy who picks locks slightly faster than everyone else?)...but lower your expectations suitably, and you just might be pleasantly surprised. I certainly was, and look forward to playing the sequel.

Verdict: 8/10.
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Posté le : 11 mars 2014
Awesome game i used to play it on PS2 it was already my favourite game, now its even more epic on PC + Steam ! Even if the intro song changed, the game is even better.

I played this game for years on PS2 COOP mod and i can still be scared when i play it, if you enjoy playing horror game you MUST play this one.
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Posté le : 10 mars 2014
Obscure is one of the best horror/survival games
I beat it 4times in a row and i still LOVE the game

The game have a good atmosphere , nice tracks and interessting story
the game is fair and not too hard, you found a lot of items but not enough to waste it (not everytime) and you can unlock interessting and nice stuff.

i think they add a few new soundtracks and background sounds,

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The only bad is the new intro (musik) the old was many better))

OH and Obscure play better WITHOUT mouse support, you dont need it.
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Posté le : 26 octobre 2014
One of the better classic survival horror games that I have played. I wanted this on the PS2, but the games a tad pricey when buying it, as it's a semi collectible. So, I was over joyed to find it on steam AND with full Controller support(as long as you enable it from the options menu. It doesnt detect an xbox gamepad unfortunately)

Now, as with most old school survival horror games, the story is very unrealistic and centers on a group of kids, who does the most rational thing one could do upon hearing a high school friend of theirs didn't come home from school the night before: They sneak into the school with a baseball bat and begin busting open vendor machines and windows.

Still, the game looks gorgeous for a classic game, and plays flawlessly! If you love games like Resident Evil and Dino Crisis and love movies like the Faculty, then you will love this game to bits!
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Posté le : 3 novembre 2014
I played Obscure on my ps2 back in 2004. I found it for 5 euros in my local store, and I couldn't believe how a good deal it was. The game is a real gem, a survival horror game settled in an average american school, in where you take the control of 5 friends that have to survive in a very hostile enviroment. Puzzles, exploration, action, and of course a lot of scary moments, and also you will find some humour. A very balanced game, many hours of fun and a lot of extras.

As for the Steam version, it runs perfectly. No bugs reported in the entire game. Enhanced graphics, smooth controls. A must-buy if you like horror games, or if you used to own a copy of the ps2 version.
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Posté le : 26 novembre 2014
This is a game I would certainly reccomend, and it certainly has a different type of idea about the conflict. Most games have a zombie virus, or nuclear waste, but in this one, it has a type of plant. Again, I would reccomend it to anyone looking for a good third-person Horror game. It gets rather frustrating during the end though, and I caution all of those prone to stress production.
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