An unusual take on survival horror with incredible water effects, Hydrophobia is ultimately let down by frustrating gameplay issues.
Hydrophobia is a new $15 third person shooter / parkour game built on a revolutionary new water physics engine. The dynamic water physics implemented in Hydrophobia is unlike anything I have seen in any other game invol... Read Full Review12 of 12 users found the following review helpful
Well, I've just beaten this game so i think writing a review about it makes sense.Hydrophobia is just a regular, mediocre, below the standards platformer.The thing that obviously steals the show in this game is the wate... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
In short. Its 5$. (400ms points) Buy it. If you at all liked the game "Enslaved: Odyssey to the West" (which is a superb platformer), youll enjoy Hydrophobia to some extent. The 2 games are very different , but have t... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
How don't I like this game? Let me count the ways: 1) The platforming is poor. They spend energy convincing you she knows how to climb and yet it is a skill that is used only infrequently and only as the developers... Read Full Review0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
I have never played a game that has done such a thing, and to addition to it, the developers have executed it perfectly in my opinion. In the game, the water can either be your ally by helping you get to new places which... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
As you've probably gathered, hydrophobia is all about water. While that seems a nice light game it is a sort lightweight survival horror. You are Kate Wilson and when the Queen of the World city-ship is attacked by t... Read Full Review6 of 6 users found the following review helpful
No, Hydrophobia is not a perfect game. It has a few flaws here and there but let me remind you that most of them were dealt with in the last update titled: Hydrophobia Pure. This update gave a massive make-over the the m... Read Full Review9 of 9 users found the following review helpful
I read a lot of hype about this game, the revolutionary water physics, the swap from disc release to downloadable episodic content. I have to say I was looking forward to it - it sounded very interesting. I downloa... Read Full Review3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
Hydrophobia is quite a different game. It has a feeling of Metroid, but also something else. Something original. This is what I really enjoy about the game. With the challenge room and the main story you should be occupi... Read Full Review9 of 15 users found the following review helpful
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