The last remaining memories fade away into darkness. Your mind is a mess and only a feeling of being hunted remains. You must escape.


Amnesia: The Dark Descent, a first person survival horror. A game about immersion, discovery and living through a nightmare. An experience that will chill you to the core. You stumble through the narrow corridors as the distant cry is heard. It is getting closer.


Amnesia: The Dark Descent puts you in the shoes of Daniel as he wakes up in a desolate castle, barely remembering anything about his past. Exploring the eerie pathways, you must also take part of Daniel's troubled memories. The horror does not only come from the outside, but from the inside as well. A disturbing odyssey into the dark corners of the human mind awaits. A sound of dragging feet? Or is your mind playing tricks on you?


By using a fully physically simulated world, cutting edge 3D graphics and a dynamic sound system, the game pulls no punches when trying to immerse you. Once the game starts, you will be in control from the beginning to the end. There are no cut-scenes or time-jumps, whatever happens will happen to you first hand. Something emerges out of the darkness. It's approaching. Fast.


Amnesia: The Dark Descent throws you headfirst into a dangerous world where danger can lurk behind every corner. Your only means of defense are hiding, running or using your wits. Do you have what it takes to survive?

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VSHOCK2002 Aug 15 2013, 4:12am says:

Hehe, in my dreams, :D

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VSHOCK2002 Aug 15 2013, 4:07am says:

I wish I had this game, well if its on Steam, it's a Must Buy!

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JustineTan Aug 10 2013, 8:19am says:


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Goofiestbee Aug 5 2013, 3:13pm says:

Now they should make one on Alexander's point of view. Play as him, hopefully with clothes on this time

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holmesc2009 Aug 15 2013, 4:29am replied:

in your dreams

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Pablo-- Aug 3 2013, 2:07pm says:

When I was in the first proper monster encounter, I got so scared that I hit my knee on the table, spilled my drink on the keyboard and when I checked my pants, they were wet. But not from the drink. Seriously if you love horror games you have to check this game out or you can't call yourself a proper horror lover person.

(don't forget to wear your diapers, you will need them cause accidents happen, especially in this game)

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karppi123 Aug 3 2013, 8:44am says:

Mistä saisin sarja numeron amnesiaan kun ostin sen Desuran kautta ja haluaisin pelata sitä tänään niin kaverini sanoi että hän sai sarja numeron tältä sivulta mutta en löydä sitä voisiko joku kertoa mistä saa Desuran sivuilta amnesiaan sarja numeron?=Where can I obtain the serial number amnesia when I bought it Desuran through, and I would like to play it today so my friend said that he got the serial number on this page but I do not find it if someone could tell you where to get the Desuran page amnesia serial number?

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Monst3rXEn3rgy6 Aug 1 2013, 5:12pm says:

is there another game like amnesia??

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elitexxpolar Aug 3 2013, 11:24pm replied:

Your best bet would would be Penumbra

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eXeTheGAYmaster Aug 23 2013, 10:34am replied:

ONE of the bests

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Amnesia: The Dark Descent
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Released Sep 4, 2010
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Highest Rated (41 agree) 10/10

If you like dark atmospheres and intense plots full of suspense and psycological terror, such as those found in games like Silent Hill, Diablo 1,or S.T.A.L.K.E.R SoC, then this is the game for you.

Amnesia - the Dark Descent redefines it's genre.

Dec 6 2010, 8:47am by X4VI3R

Lowest Rated (18 agree) 1/10

uhh look at me im an idiot

Feb 22 2013, 3:10pm by therupertbob

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