The Dark Pictures: Man of Medan

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Recommendation: Skip It
Median Score: 74/100
Total Reviews: 110

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Critics Consensus: Man of Medan is a decent beginning for the Anthology series, but technical issues abound and the system of choices and consequences is flat and shallow.
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Enter the world of The Dark Pictures – A series of standalone cinematic horror games. Players will be challenged to explore and uncover each story with the knowledge that all their choices have consequences and all playable characters can live, any and all can die… Man of Medan is the first game in The Dark Pictures anthology, bringing supernatural horror to the South Pacific. Five friends set sail on a holiday diving trip with a rumored WWII wreck to find. As the day unfolds and a storm rolls in, their trip soon changes into something much more sinister. Who will live? Who will die? It’s down to you. Can you save them all?

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High Score - 100/100
Low Score - 40/100

Critics Consensus

# Reviews: 110

Man of Medan is a decent beginning for the Anthology series, but technical issues abound and the system of choices and consequences is flat and shallow.

James O'Connor (GameSpot)

6/10

“Man of Medan is a thinner, flawed follow-up to Until Dawn that is saved by its online co-op mode.”

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Michael Leri (Game Revolution)

3.5/5 stars

“Despite its technical shortcomings, Man of Medan is a decent maiden voyage for Supermassive’s new Dark Pictures Anthology series. ”

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Josh Hawkins (Shacknews)

6/10

“While Man of Medan isn’t the greatest game you’ll play this year, it does a good enough job of setting the Dark Pictures Anthology series out to sea. ”

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