Silent Hill Downpour has different endings subjected to how you play through the story. Your dialogue choices affect the outcomes and shape the ending of the game more than your actions. These are good and bad endings and following events seem to affect which one you will get:
- Spare incapacitated enemies to increase your score. Kill them to lower it!
- If you attempt to save Cunningham at the Ravine, it will raise your score. If you fail, it will lower that score!
- If you attempt to condole JP Sater in Devils Pit, it raises your score. If you don’t, it lowers it!
- Taunting JP will lower your score.
- Taunting JP will lower your score
Trick is to choose the appropriate actions and dialogue choices during combat and cut-scenes to raise or lower your ending score. Following are the endings you will experience subjected to how you play the game. Each has a separate achievement associated with it. If you want to unlock that achievement, continue reading!
- Truth and Justice
- Full Circle
Silent Hill Downpour Endings
Your final ending score will decide which ending you will experience. Killing few incapacitated enemies doesn’t really affect the ending as dialogue choices do.
You might kill some of these in your quest to survive, if you want to avoid killing them, try not to hit them when they are on ground.
How To Get Forgiveness Ending
Spare Cunningham with positive ending score. Make all good choices to unlock this ending.
How To Get Truth and Justice Ending
Spare Cunningham but with a negative score. Make all bad choices to unlock this ending.
How To Get Full Circle Ending
Kill Cunningham with a positive final score. Make all good choices to get the score right and kill Cunningham to unlock this ending.
How To Get Execution Ending
Kill Cunningham with a negative final score. Make all bad choices and then kill Cunningham to unlock this ending.
How To Get Reversal Ending
Die during the final fight to unlock this ending.
How To Get Surprise! Ending
Finish the game once and then on your second play-through, finish the side-quest ‘Digging Up The Past’ to unlock this ending.
You can get the opposite ending by reloading the last checkpoint again. To experience all six endings, you will have to play the game thrice! Found something missing? contribute away!