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Mansions of Madness: Mother's Embrace PC

Mansions of Madness: Mother's Embrace is an adventure based on a board game The Property of Madness, inspired by the work of horror master H.P. Lovecraft.

Adventure | Board & card | horror | Cthulhu mythology

PC / Windows
Mansions of Madness: Mother's Embrace cover

developer: Luckyhammers

publisher: Asmodee Digital

Official website

Game mode: single player

English language game language: English

game release date for PC:

2020

Mansions of Madness: Mother's Embrace is a PC-based horror adventure game. The production was developed by Luckyhammers, a Canadian studio and is an adaptation of the Mansions of Madness series of board games released by Fantasy Flight Games.

Story

The plot of the game was inspired by the work of Howard Phillips Lovecraft. The action takes place in 1926, in a sleepy American town, whose peace and quiet was destroyed by a series of murders and disappearances. Worse still, there are witnesses claiming that strange monsters were seen in the area. A team of researchers specializing in occult issues is sent with the mission of clarifying the case. Their investigation focuses on one residence, which seems to be at the centre of recent events.

Mechanics

The game is based on a series of board games, but draws mainly from them the atmosphere and elements of the plot, offering a completely different mechanics. While the table prototypes bet on cooperative, strategic gameplay, so spent on the PC platform Mansions of Madness: Mother's Embrace is a one-player adventure.

The four heroes explore a residence full of monsters and traps. While playing, we do location searches and solve puzzles. The player has the ability to split the group and freely switch between characters. This is useful as each researcher has unique abilities and features, and their proper use is often the key to defeating puzzles.

Technical issues

Mansions of Madness: Mother's Embrace offers a full three-dimensional, slightly stylized graphics that fits well with the character of history.

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Expectations: 4.0 / 10 calculated out of 2 players' votes.  

System requirements

PC / Windows

PC / Windows

Minimum: Intel Core 2 Duo E4700 2.6 GHz, 4 GB RAM, graphic card 1 GB GeForce GTX 460 / Radeon HD 5770 or better, 10 GB HDD, Windows 7 64-bit

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