Infliction is an interactive nightmare, a journey into the dark secrets of a fractured home. Wander through the heartbreaking remnants of a once-happy family, piecing together clues and trying to atone for past sins. All the while a malevolent force dogs your footsteps, seeking violent retribution.
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Very Positive (15) - 86% of the 15 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive.
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Very Positive (110) - 80% of the 110 user reviews for this game are positive.
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Oct 18, 2018
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January 17

Infliction update 2.1

Hi all, update 2.1 is here with some minor tweaks, fixes and improvements to optimization. Once again, thank you for the feedback and community support.

For those of you awaiting language additions, this update doesn’t contain any new languages but they’re defiantly in the works, keep your eyes peeled for an announcement coming soon. Without further ado, Infliction 2.1 update contains:

Optimization:
  • Reduced the dynamic light contribution to volumetric fog for a minor performance gain
  • Disabled volumetric shadow casting for a minor performance gain

Additions and changes:
  • Added new sound effects
  • Re-timed diorama sound-scapes to make them more immediately relevant
  • Intro ambient tracks have been layered with more sound effects and ambiance
  • New sounds added to ghost for specific situations
  • Enhanced a few key moments with sound and gamepad rumble
  • Updated Massimo’s studio with more detail
  • Packed away the holiday decorations

Fixes:
  • Fixed collision on hospital beds that have an inhabitant
  • Fixed an issue where some drawer contents were stuck in place
  • Fixed a few graphical bugs, irregularities and asset placement
  • Fixed an instance where the TV was trying to reference a missing audio file
  • Fixed an instance where prompts would fade in and out rather than staying on screen
  • Fixed an instance where the player crouched under debris at the start of the game could stand up and cause clipping
  • Fixed light baking irregularities
  • Fixed a clipping watermelon
  • Fixed an instance where a light switch would turn on the incorrect light
  • Fixed the way TV glow contributes light to fog so it doesn’t look irregular
  • Fixed speaker box buttons in diorama section so they can be turned on and off
  • Fixed a bug where button prompts would show incorrectly for gamepad when looking at books
  • Fixed a bug where if the rumble on gamepad is active on a level load, the gamepad would sometimes get stuck rumbling for the duration of the load
  • Fixed a bug where the plain text prompt would be visible on book pages that don’t contain text
  • Fixed an instance where an event could be triggered from the floor above the event
  • Built in a redundancy to make the interaction system more reliable

Thanks again for the continued support and positivity. The feedback has been just so helpful and it's really making a difference to the game. Thank you all so much. Happy new year, 2019 is going to be a killer year!
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December 17, 2018

Infliction update 2.0



I’m happy to announce Infliction update 2.0. This update adds German and Chinese subtitles as well as new content, trading cards and a number of improvements/fixes based on your feedback. Without further ado, Infliction 2.0 update contains:

Menu/option updates:
  • Menu and UI now populates dynamically allowing for other languages
Changes/updates:
  • Burn level lighters now have more of a chance to work
  • Ghost in possession level takes longer to spawn
  • Darkened blood in one of the kill scenes where it was comically bright
Additions:
  • Simplified Chinese subtitles, text and UI have been added
  • German subtitles, text and UI have been added
  • German and Simplified Chinese store pages
  • Language selection menu on first play added
  • The ability to hide under tables has been added
  • Crave (the large fellow) can now break free
  • Demon ‘Solitary’ added
  • More episodes of Cooking with Massimo added
  • A few new objects added to the world
  • Some scenes have been “set dressed”
  • Added some holiday cheer
  • Viewfinder toy has new slides, 42 in total
  • New sounds have been added
  • A few new “scares”
  • More content and clues to be found with the camera
  • 6 x Badges have been added
  • 10 x Trading cards have been added
  • 5 x Emoticons have been added
  • 6 x profile backgrounds have been added
Bugs fixes:
  • Fixed an instance where subtitles could get stuck on screen
  • Disabled the camera during sequences where you’re otherwise incapacitated
  • Fixed a bug where possession during other actions causes overlapping animations
  • Fixed a bug where a Painting flashes when it shouldn’t
  • Fixed a bug where hiding triggers could be relocated
  • Corrected collision issues on a few environmental objects
  • Fixed a bug where sometimes Y inversion would reset to off
  • Fixed a bug with some television sets not turning on
  • Small optimisation improvements made to culling

As always, thank you so much to the Infliction community for your continued support. Happy holidays to everyone and I hope you enjoy the update.
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About This Game



“A horror masterpiece that doesn’t let go” - GameRevolution

“Infliction unrelentingly preys on the player’s nerves and sanity” - CulturedVultures

“This game is a journey directly through the bowels of madness and horror” - EK Gaming



Infliction is an interactive nightmare, a horrific exploration of the darkness that can lurk within the most normal-looking suburban home.

Wander through the remnants of a once-happy family, reading letters and journals, listening to voicemails, and piecing together clues to understand the terrible events that led you here.

However, you are not alone. Something else has remained in this house, a being of infinite grief and rage. While you hunt for clues, it hunts you, waiting for its chance to unleash its anger on you.

Can you survive long enough to find atonement?



You are not alone
A restless AI enemy will be stalking you, and you really don’t want to be caught. Will you hide, or find some way to fight back?

Warped reality
Explore a realistic, interactive suburban house that gets more fractured and twisted the deeper you go.

Piece it together
Read letters, find diaries, and examine the precious mementos of a broken family to understand the terrible events that led you here.

Almost too real
The story is grounded in real-world domestic tragedy, the fears and hurts that we all know: broken hearts, betrayed trust, grief, and loss.

Light and dark
The power of Unreal renders a photorealistic environment with dynamic lights and shadows that can dazzle you or plunge you into darkness.

Choose your challenge
Standard difficulty will occasionally point you in the right direction, but in hard mode you will be on your own.

Mature Content Description

The developers describe the content like this:

Infliction is not intended for persons under 15 years of age. It contains adult themes and content such as:
depictions of violence, physical abuse, drug abuse, alcohol abuse, and self-harm.

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: 64 bit, Windows 7 and above
    • Processor: Intel® i5-4590 / AMD FX 8350 equivalent or greater
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia GTX 660 2GB / AMD Radeon HD 7870
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 5617 MB available space
    • Additional Notes: Infliction will run at an acceptable frame rate on its lowest settings using the Minimum System Requirements.

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