Cryostasis: The Sleep of Reason Review
Flashes of frozen brilliance help this cold-blooded horror game overcome its technological flaws.
Pros- Sound, atmosphere, horror, mental echoes, unique feel Cons- Inconsistent performance, ambiguous, some poor combat Cryostasis deserves some attention from the PC gaming community, yet it still retains a very l... Read Full Review24 of 24 users found the following review helpful
I played this game at my friend's place at first. I thought; 'wow, now that's an unique title... And with saving crew lives, great!' And then I bought this game for myself and started exploring. At first it was reall... Read Full Review0 of 2 users found the following review helpful
When I started this game I didn't have very high expectations, but as the game progressed slowly and things started to get unfold my interest grew more and more. The story is something like this, the lead character of ... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
When Cryostasis first came out, I passed it by with a simple "meh". Not to say I thought it was a bad game, just not the kind I'd spend my cash on. Months passed. I was at the mall, quickly browsing the Gamestop t... Read Full Review5 of 5 users found the following review helpful
I've been quick to remind everyone I know, all three of them, of how anxious I've been to write a review for Cryostasis since its release, but my current gaming habits continue to render me unable. I have a whopping TWEN... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Cryostasis: The Sleep of Reason is either the most brilliant work of philosophy ever made into a game, or it is just a very slow-paced FPS with an incoherent story. How you view this game will almost certainly depend on ... Read Full Review7 of 8 users found the following review helpful
Story: Cryostasis takes place in 1961 on a nuclear icebreaker called the North Wind, which has become shipwrecked near the North Pole. The main character, Alexander Nesterov, is a Russian meteorologist who finds himself ... Read Full Review3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
Okay let me start off with the fact that I don't usually write reviews and for me to be penning this down means I seriously dislike this game, the fact that it was so "broken" and yet managed to score an 8.0. I do not me... Read Full Review7 of 17 users found the following review helpful
Cryostasis is one of those games that takes a long time to hook you into action and when it does is hard to reverse the damage some of the boredom you had to endure to get into the part of the game that is actually fun, ... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
It isn't easy for me to heavily criticize a game like Cryostasis. It is a classic "underdog", a PC-only niche game that comes out of Eastern Europe. I wish that I could say that I enjoyed this game, but I can't. It ma... Read Full Review4 of 8 users found the following review helpful
The russian developers are trying to make good games & they have had a certaing progress, but, in my personal opinion they are pretty far to get to something that makes you say "Awesome!!!". the ideas are usually pretty ... Read Full Review1 of 5 users found the following review helpful
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