Silent Hill: Shattered Memories

Silent Hill: Shattered Memories is the latest chapter in the Psychological Thriller franchise Silent Hill.


Silent Hill: Shattered Memories is the latest chapter in the Psychological Thriller franchise Silent Hill.

Set in a fictitious town of Silent Hill, the story follows Harry Mason, who wakes up after a car accident to find that his daughter Cheryl is missing. Similar to the recently released Alan Wake, gamers must tread the snowy streets of Silent Hill searching for answers of Cheryl’s disappearance.

Adding to the immersive nature of the game play is the manner in which gamers must use the Wii remote as a flash light and cellphone to search the mysterious town for clues to Cheryl whereabouts.

The developer, Konomi, has not scrimped on intricacies of the game, with the backgrounds and buildings being very detailed, which gives and overall immersive feel to the game.

There is also the psychological profiling aspect of the game, whereby you as the player, has to hit a psychotherapist’s couch while you are questioned about your past, with the answers that you give depending on your gaming experience.