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When inexplicably thrown into an unknown and desolate land, a man must sort between truth and misleading illusion thus embarking on a long and abyssal journey.

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An overview

3 years ago News 6 comments

I decided to make the effort to write a news, a rather long one for once, to give you an overview of what has been done so far and what can be expected of this mod, it is then clear that some things stated in this post may be missing in the final version.

Remember, this mod was to come out last fall, it wasn't thus planned that the development lasts this long, but a long development produces a lengthy mod, definitely the adventure should cost you several hours, it is still too early to determine with more accuracy the game's length but know that about thirty maps are planned. These maps are made then remade again and again due to a story that doesn't stop changing and evolving. All I can say about this story is: it's a little far-fetched and rather different from the habitual horror stories, can be because of its adventure side...

I should inform you that to tell this story, a system of cut-scenes will replace the traditional boring notes method, although these notes will always be there to enrich the plot but it is planned that all notes will be supplemented with voices.

The story has its set of characters, among them the monsters shall have a larger role and they will be more than just a gameplay mechanism. It should be noted that great care is given to the various confrontations to make them more dynamic and memorable.

The difficulty level has been revised upwards. In "Hidden" you won't be able to see in the dark anymore; sanity will have a more important impact and can quickly become disastrous. You won't be warned by means of music or whatever of a monster's arrival. Also note that if you get yourself killed, your enemies won't disappear, I must say that punishing the player after death by hardening the game is an idea to which I am not against.

Very big efforts are put on the level design to offer you very nice environments of beauty and horror and a lot of script is there to fill these levels of events and puzzles, now speaking of puzzles, mostly they will be fairly simple and will have, in certain cases, more than one solution, because for me, I hate complicated puzzles, a complicated enigma is simply a badly thought enigma.

This mod is being developed based on my tastes as a gamer, so if you are expecting something rather similar to some of the best actual custom stories, you risk ending up among the disappointed ones and I can't do anything for you since my goal has always been to satisfy myself first, so whether you like the final result or not is your problem.

I'd like to say thank you to the many people who encouraged me and motivated me to get this far through comments or PMs. Also thanks to Rapture (Amensia) for the wonderful work he's done for me and for his seriousness and thanks to those awesome people from the Frictional Games forums for all the help they're providing to people, without them, this mod would never become what it is now.

A team effort

A team effort

3 years ago News 4 comments

A short introduction of modders involved in Hidden's development.



4 years ago News 0 comments

Hidden, an Amnesia: The Dark Descent custom story.

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blackdragon121 Aug 1 2014 says:

its been a long time now and the mod is still not updated...its really sad to see something this amazing to go just away it was going to be one of the most amazing mods ever

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BradKraTz Jul 30 2014 says:

Oh my this mod is very astonishing 0_o, just I got no words. Pls man continue the mod, you have so many fans waiting to play it, you have such good talent and now you're gonna throw it away like this, not even telling us what's the problem? sigh....

There are so many less good mods that are being archived and so many bad, glitchy, troll custom stories that are being released!

I know it takes a while to make a perfectly good mod, it happened to me as well but he just can't throw away his work without a reason :(

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BlasterLizard Mar 24 2014 says:


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ReadingNotAllowed Jan 21 2014 says:

What is thi...No....No........NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO

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Blood-Evangelion Dec 27 2013 says:

No. This is sucks. He archived this mod.

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Guest Nov 12 2013 says:

No! He archived ;_;

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BlasterLizard Oct 24 2013 says:

Please man! If you´re nothing going to finish it, let me continue the development for you! Seriously, do not waste so much good work like this!

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blackdragon121 Sep 4 2013 says:

such a waste for an amazing story like this to go dead i hope someday he will continue the work on this or at least it will be given for someone to finish it

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XxRoCkBaNdMaNxX Jul 16 2013 says:

The mod you are trying to view has ceased development and consequently been archived.

Bad news. Was looking forward to this mod and was quite excited...

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ʟogan Aug 12 2013 replied:

I sympathize. Hope it comes back to life someday, or at least gets handed off to another developer. Just can't throw away good work like this :(

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