The desert is home to a handful of villages whose ancestry reaches back centuries. All of them surround a mythologically celebrated ancient stronghold that stands drilling water from a deep-seated aquifer to support the nearby settlements.

There is a presence there, perpetuated only by black magic.

Rand Bousaid, a monk from one of the few cloisters atop the plateau, is roused by recurring dreams of a hellish scourge laying waste to everything, always shown with a looming acropolis in the background. One night he packs his belongings, leaves a letter of notice to the Abbot, and sets out to find the place he so vividly recalls.

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Patch v1.1 is Live

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Welcome.

I'm happy to introduce the v1.1 update to Simulacrum. This patch introduces a number of bugfixes and clarifies some aspects of player progression through the story, as well as fixes compatibility issues with other mods.

[FULL] Simulacrum v1.1

While I'm not yet able to suss out the cause of Amnesia crashing on loading certain maps (apart from where it's due to an outdated installation), TiManGames helped me uproot the issue with Simulacrum conflicting with other mods, and so there should no longer be black/glass walls blocking progress in unpredictable places.


In the meantime, Bizzeplayn has been putting out some great playthrough videos on YouTube.


Since the whole spider encounter can and does get more frustrating than scary, the Pestilence dungeon finale has been smoothed out - the swarm will now gradually begin despawning after a short period of time, hopefully mitigating frustration without sacrificing the initial tension.

Now Available

Now Available

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Simulacrum for Amnesia: The Dark Descent is now available for download (+ Release trailer).

Summer 2018 Update: Release Date, New Trailer

Summer 2018 Update: Release Date, New Trailer

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Final media update before release. Testing underway and release date teaser.

Dec 2014 Update

Dec 2014 Update

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There's a light out there on the horizon again. First news clearing up some things.

This Week In Mods: July 27 2018

This Week In Mods: July 27 2018

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The biggest mod stories for the week of July 27 2018.

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[FULL] Simulacrum v1.1

[FULL] Simulacrum v1.1

Full Version 7 comments

Download and unpack all files to your main Amnesia folder, and merge when prompted.

[PATCH] Simulacrum v1.1

[PATCH] Simulacrum v1.1

Patch

Unpack to \custom_stories\Simulacrum\ and overwrite when prompted.

[FULL] Simulacrum v1.0

[FULL] Simulacrum v1.0

Full Version

Download and unpack all files to your main Amnesia folder, and merge when prompted.

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Boss-DOS
Boss-DOS

It's been awhile since I've played a mod this nice.
The ending left me a little empty. But, I really enjoyed it.

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Samdaman1
Samdaman1

Ok, I'm gonna uninstall and reinstall Amnesia, so what do I have to do to get this story, and other custom stories to work after reinstalling it?

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ethics
ethics

have you tried changing your game language?
If your game's language doesn't align with the .lang file in the Custom Story you want to play, they mostly don't show up.

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entropy_maker91
entropy_maker91

In a single word: EXCELLENT WALKTHROUGH and ORIGINAL HISTORY!

Like an Eastern gothic story!

The gameplay has been a singular experience, in which I appreciated all the riddles and the conundrums parts.

The music? PERFECT and SINGULARLY ENTHRALLING! The spannung meter has been perfectly conceived, because everything happened all of a sudden, like in reality.

My compliments!

PS: at the final part, I lost 30 mins in understanding the mechanism of the mechanism itself for THAT access, you know what I mean! :D

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Shyrtexx
Shyrtexx

Awesome from a to e. Thank you.

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Shyrtexx
Shyrtexx

Where is the "Underground Aquafer?"

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Shyrtexx
Shyrtexx

Nevermind.. how stupid am I xD

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felix_zarbem
felix_zarbem

Good mod so far, but I'm unfortunately stuck. How do I "fix" the bridge in the Shrine?

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Gadavre
Gadavre

Dear Developer Logan!
Please fix the bugs of your game!

See time interval from 25:15 to 25:25.Lamp hanging in the air

FPS drops to 30 frames, starting with the level of the game "Quadrangle_Night". Please fix fps on this map!

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ʟogan Creator
ʟogan

Thanks for pointing out that one, I swear those boxes are supposed to be static

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I don't play many mods nowadays, but I knew I HAD to play this when it came out. I started following this project in 2014, when I first got into Amnesia and stuff. Now that I saw it released, I decided to dust off Amnesia again, install the game, install the Mod and just experience it. So, right off the bat, I got invested into the game, into the surroundings and the beautiful "landscape". It felt like oldschool Amnesia, but with just a whiff of the "Castle Brennenburg"-theme, the rest was original…

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