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Are you ready to party? A chilling night of reckoning is unleashed upon guests bold enough to party on Halloween at an abandoned farm house. A freakish fest filled with menacing mysticism awaits your arrival ... That’s of course, if you’re not too afraid to RSVP.
Release Date: Mar 21, 2013
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$9.99

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“What makes Shadows: Price for our Sins worth playing—what it does best—is its unusual item use, as well as its often surprising interactivity.”
4/5 – Gamezebo

About the Game

Are you ready to party? A chilling night of reckoning is unleashed upon guests bold enough to party on Halloween at an abandoned farm house.

As children, you and your friend, Samantha, would play at an old farm during your summer vacations. Years have passed, and Samantha has invited you to join her and a group of fellow students back at the farm for a Halloween party. Little does anyone know - but a demonic force will be crashing the event.

When the partygoers game spirals out of control, a portal to a world of darkness opens to imprison their youthful souls. They soon join company with the rest of the cursed souls collected by the lord of darkness. You alone are their sole hope of rescue.

A freakish fest filled with menacing mysticism awaits your arrival ... That’s of course, if you’re not too afraid to RSVP.

BONUS CONTENT:
  • Wallpaper
  • Soundtrack

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows 8 / Windows 7 /Windows XP / Windows Vista
    • Processor: 1.0 GHz
    • Memory: 1024 MB RAM
    • Graphics: DirectX 9.0
    • Hard Drive: 1150 MB available space
Helpful customer reviews
1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
711 products in account
50 reviews
4.7 hrs on record
A pretty good hidden object game; get it if you like that sort of thing. It's got all the earmarks: serviceable story, logic-free puzzles (who hides the handle to their cabinets? Why do I need a hammer for one hammering and a mallet for another), and lots of running back and forth. If you like this sort of game, you know what I'm talking about and are prepared for it.

Also, make sure to use the map - it shows where you can perform actions and you can teleport straight there. I didn't realize how convenient that was until I wasted a lot of time backtracking.
Posted: July 1st, 2014
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0 of 1 people (0%) found this review helpful
638 products in account
138 reviews
4.0 hrs on record
I pointed. I clicked. Repeat for four hours.
"A freakish fest filled with menacing mysticism awaits your arrival ... That’s of course, if you’re not too afraid to RSVP."
Yeah. This was Amnesia levels of terrifying, folks.
Posted: March 10th, 2014
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3 of 14 people (21%) found this review helpful
601 products in account
4 reviews
0.2 hrs on record
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Posted: April 14th, 2014
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808 products in account
2 reviews
9.6 hrs on record
This is a point & click puzzle game with an interesting storyline.

There are 2 difficulty modes you can choose from:

Casual Mode - Hint button refills every 30 seconds and all active areas are highlighted.
Expert Mode - Hint button refills every 1 minute and all active areas are NOT highlighted.

This game has some Hidden Object parts but there are also plenty of other mini-game puzzles to be solved. Overall, the puzzles are not that difficult.

It is very easy to get around in the game with a quick-travel map. The map also highlights the area where you need to go next, mostly involve using an item from your inventory at that area. This really saves player's time.

I found the story to be quite interesting as you are trying to find out just what each character had done to cause this tragedy.

The animation part of the game needs lots of polishing. But overall the 2D environment is absolutely beautiful.
Posted: April 15th, 2014
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51 products in account
1 review
4.1 hrs on record
I needed 4 hours to complete it. I recommend this game for any gamers who like those hidden object games.
Posted: June 20th, 2014
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42 of 51 people (82%) found this review helpful
2,252 products in account
42 reviews
6.1 hrs on record
This is an occasion when I wish Steam had more options than "Yes" and "No" for recommendations. This isn't a bad game for it's low price point. I would never replay this though.

This hidden object game drew me in with it's Halloween-themed story. At first it starts as a basic haunted house story and then it turns into Jumanji junior in a sense. The entire plot revolves around your friends being trapped in a board game and the ghosts of the game's last victims haunting the farm. They send you on a bunch of fetch quests, so only a fraction of the game is about finding hidden objects. I managed to finish the game in around 6 hours, so that's not bad for the $4 or so I spent for this on sale, but I also lost interest about two-thirds of the way through. I stopped reading the diary pages, for example.

The fetch quests were grinding on me. Some of the objects in the hidden object scenes didn't look anything like I would ever imagine them to look like. Some of the puzzles didn't have clear directions and if you hit the "?" to get an explanation, it focused more on telling you how to beat it than explaining the objective. Some of the later puzzles are very generic like they ran out of ideas near the end. For example, two of the last puzzles are a Sudoku puzzle and a sliding tile puzzle.

There are some good animations that might look like a puppet show starring silhouettes, but the simple visual style had its charm. The voice acting over them is pretty bad. Early in the game, there are a few animations with higher production value. The graphics are nice for a hidden object game, though those animations are a bit hazy. Maybe they just didn't like the HD resolution.

Each location is interesting enough and works with the Halloween theme for the most part.

The developers made this game very easy to complete. Can't find a hidden object? Use a hint. Can't solve a puzzle? Skip it. Not sure where to go next? Just look at the map. It shows you. It'll be hard to get frustrated with the game when it provides you so many bypasses.
Posted: December 21st, 2013
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