Amnesia: The Dark Descent, a first person survival horror. A game about immersion, discovery and living through a nightmare. An experience that will chill you to the core.
User reviews:
Recent:
Very Positive (290 reviews) - 93% of the 290 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive.
Overall:
Overwhelmingly Positive (13,837 reviews) - 95% of the 13,837 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: Sep 8, 2010

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About This Game

The last remaining memories fade away into darkness. Your mind is a mess and only a feeling of being hunted remains. You must escape.
Awake...
Amnesia: The Dark Descent, a first person survival horror. A game about immersion, discovery and living through a nightmare. An experience that will chill you to the core.
You stumble through the narrow corridors as the distant cry is heard.
It is getting closer.
Explore...
Amnesia: The Dark Descent puts you in the shoes of Daniel as he wakes up in a desolate castle, barely remembering anything about his past. Exploring the eerie pathways, you must also take part of Daniel's troubled memories. The horror does not only come from the outside, but from the inside as well. A disturbing odyssey into the dark corners of the human mind awaits.
A sound of dragging feet? Or is your mind playing tricks on you?
Experience...
By using a fully physically simulated world, cutting edge 3D graphics and a dynamic sound system, the game pulls no punches when trying to immerse you. Once the game starts, you will be in control from the beginning to the end. There are no cut-scenes or time-jumps, whatever happens will happen to you first hand.
Something emerges out of the darkness. It's approaching. Fast.
Survive...
Amnesia: The Dark Descent throws you headfirst into a dangerous world where danger can lurk behind every corner. Your only means of defense are hiding, running or using your wits.
Do you have what it takes to survive?

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
SteamOS + Linux
    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows XP/Vista/7
    • Processor: 2.0Ghz - Low budget CPUs such as Celeron or Duron needs to be at about twice the CPU speed
    • Memory: 2 GB
    • Hard Drive: 3GB
    • Graphics: Radeon X1000/GF 6 - Integrated graphics and very low budget cards might not work.
    Minimum:
    • OS: Mac OS X 10.5.8 or newer
    • Processor: 2.0Ghz
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Radeon X1000/GeForce 6 (Integrated Intel Graphics not supported)
    • Hard Drive: 2GB space free
    Minimum:
    • OS: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, Mint 13 LTS, Fedora 16, fully updated
    • Processor: 2.0Ghz - Low budget CPUs such as Celeron or Duron needs to be at about twice the CPU speed.
    • Memory: 2 GB
    • Graphics: Radeon X1000/GeForce 6 - Integrated graphics and low budget cards might not work.
    • Hard Drive: 3 GB
Customer reviews
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Recent:
Very Positive (290 reviews)
Overall:
Overwhelmingly Positive (13,837 reviews)
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Knote
( 13.5 hrs on record )
Posted: June 30
Product received for free
Greatly enjoyed this game when I finally got around to playing it. Would recommend it to anyone who loves games like this~
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Kipinäkives
( 1.4 hrs on record )
Posted: June 30
♥♥♥♥♥t pärähti housuun
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Mr-Tori-Fluf
( 25.4 hrs on record )
Posted: June 30
1 Think i learned from this game










Never go there where there is alot of dead naked bodys.
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D r i z z
( 0.8 hrs on record )
Posted: June 30
I ♥♥♥♥ my pants. That's all there is to say.
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Dicing Onions takes Skill
( 0.9 hrs on record )
Posted: June 30
scary? grab "The Dark Room" mod. problem solved.
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Shrump
( 10.5 hrs on record )
Posted: June 29
What an eerie disturbing and spectacular game if your looking to get scared just buy it ASAP.
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kooledud
( 2.0 hrs on record )
Posted: June 29
A horror masterpiece.
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-=|Kenlaboss|=-
( 55.6 hrs on record )
Posted: June 29
The best horror experience you can get out there, well, except of Donald Trump becoming president.
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Idaishara
( 3.3 hrs on record )
Posted: June 29
1. Purchases game.
2. Feeling confident and fearless after watching so many Let's Plays. I got this...
3. Plays game for 2 hours; getting lost in the fantastic story, solving puzzles, evading monsters and fully absorbing the creepy, immersive atmosphere. Pshhh, nothing to it...
5. Falls into water area. Oh s***
6. A Wild Water Monster Appears!
7. Boards the express train to Nope.
8. Closes game, turns on all the lights and sits with back to a corner.

10/10 Totally worth the free panic attack. Will play again...eventually...maybe...
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That Critical Bastard
( 14.8 hrs on record )
Posted: June 29
Now I just finished the game and what a gameplay i had playing this little gem is it scary?yes does it have good music?yes I whould recommend this game and its very cheap so you dont need to spend alot of money
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Most Helpful Reviews  In the past 30 days
88 of 95 people (93%) found this review helpful
98 people found this review funny
Recommended
8.2 hrs on record
Posted: June 4
Hiding in my wardrobe, will review later..
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51 of 55 people (93%) found this review helpful
60 people found this review funny
Recommended
0.5 hrs on record
Posted: June 4
I'm scared that this is in my Library
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19 of 21 people (90%) found this review helpful
31 people found this review funny
Recommended
65.6 hrs on record
Posted: June 4
Product received for free
Whenever i need a laxative i play this game





It is surprisingly efficient.







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17 of 19 people (89%) found this review helpful
22 people found this review funny
Recommended
3.9 hrs on record
Posted: June 21
*Plays game*
*starts collecting*
*hear grunt and intense music playing*
*shut off computer*
*never play again*

IGN rate: spookyscaryskeleton / 10

Would crap pants again
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19 of 25 people (76%) found this review helpful
18 people found this review funny
Recommended
7.5 hrs on record
Posted: June 4
Product received for free
♥♥♥♥ my pants in the menu screen.
Proceeded with the instructions and played in complete dark, alone and with headphontes. ♥♥♥♥ my pants again.
Lights on, sound off. Monster poped out. Outcome the same.
Game is good, not that scary. Got used to it after a while. Stupid lightbulb broke, complete dark and steam message recieved. Running out of the pants..

All in all. Story is great.

10/10 would ♥♥♥♥ my pants again.

Too bad I will never play horror game again..
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14 of 17 people (82%) found this review helpful
13 people found this review funny
Recommended
1.0 hrs on record
Posted: June 19
My friend ( hes a sadist) is making me play this game in one sitting. I havent done it yet. I might die.


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10 of 11 people (91%) found this review helpful
Recommended
13.6 hrs on record
Posted: June 7
Haunting atmosphere with riveting yet disturbing story which is well worth following. Even someone who doesn't like the horror genre (like me) can really "enjoy" this game.
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11 of 14 people (79%) found this review helpful
4 of 4 people (100%) found this review helpful
4 people found this review funny
Recommended
55.6 hrs on record
Posted: June 29
The best horror experience you can get out there, well, except of Donald Trump becoming president.
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3 of 3 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
5.7 hrs on record
Posted: June 29
Unplayably frightening ...it's just gets right under your skin from the first loading screen.
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