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The Evil Within Takes Hold of Critics, Here’s the Reviews Roundup
When a game gives you the kind of horror that creeps under your skin, you are supposed to understand right away what you want to do when the game launches. Since The Evil Within has been unleashed onto the markets today, I think it would be a good idea to see how the critics were affected by the horrors.
Well in all fairness, some off the reviews bore a striking contrast with each other. While some of the publishing houses shied away from a perfect score only by a fraction, others only found half the love for Bethesda.
We have read people saying that ‘there is little here that takes away from the joy of experiencing survival horror under the steady hand of a master of the craft,’ and even others who say that ‘it’s covered in blood, but the only thing truly horrifying about The Evil Within is how disappointing it is.’
Wow, that was kinda harsh don’t you think?
Anyhow, we will leave the reviews and the players on their own so that you guys can decide for yourself. Here’s a roundup on what people are saying about The Evil Within:
- GameInformer – 9/10
- VandalOnline – 8.9/10
- IGN – 8.7/10
- Multiplayer.it – 8.5/10
- HardcoreGamer – 8/10
- TheSixthAxis – 8/10
- PlayStation LifeStyle – 8/10
- God is a Geek – 8/10
- CheatCodeCentral – 8/10
- VideoGamer – 8/10
- PushSquare – 7/10
- Polygon – 6.5/10
- MetroGameCentral – 6/10
- Escapist – 6/10
- Joystiq – 2.5/5
The Evil Within released to Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One in North America and Europe today. Australia, New Zealand and Japan will get it on October 16, October 17 and October 23 respectively.