The Evil Within for PlayStation 4
PS4

The Evil Within

Oct 14, 2014
8.10
playscore
Good
694th of 7295

Trailer, Gameplay, & Screenshots

About this game

Developer: Tango Gameworks
Content Rating: Mature

Summary

While investigating the scene of a gruesome mass murder, Detective Sebastian Castellanos and his partners encounter a mysterious and powerful force. After seeing the slaughter of fellow officers, Sebastian is ambushed and knocked unconscious. When he awakens, he finds himself in a deranged world where hideous creatures wander among the dead. Facing unimaginable terror, and fighting for survival, Sebastian embarks on a frightening journey to unravel what's behind this evil force.

Gamer Reviews

13686 Reviews
8.80
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Oct 4, 2021

A great game. Story= really good. gameplay and bosses are too good and you have to kill them uniquely. The game only lack in optimization on ps4. It hardly reaches 25 fps.

Feb 18, 2021
This game is not perfect, but is a solid survival- horror game with great atmosphere, interesting story and challenging gameplay. Way better than The Evil Within 2.
Jan 11, 2021
super good. one of the best horror games with bloodbourne
Sui Kase

Sui Kase

Sep 21, 2021
10.00
tatsutayama90

tatsutayama90

Sep 20, 2021
10.00
Yasemin Nihan Baseden
9.50
Altion Dafa

Altion Dafa

Aug 10, 2021
8.60
14_Scarlet

14_Scarlet

May 18, 2021
10.00

Aggregate Gamer Reviews

Critic Reviews

39 Reviews
7.39
Philip KollarOct 14, 2014
The Evil Within has great moments where the excellent combat and creepy environmental design come together. But those moments are fleeting, inevitably sapped of their delightful terror by design choices that feel trapped in the glory days of a decade ago. There's something to be said for respecting your past successes and building off of them, but The Evil Within is only ever completely successful at half of that equation.
Steve HannleyOct 13, 2014
Unfortunately, it falls into the modern trappings of boasting too much firepower at the cost of stealth and intelligence. Still, this is a bold and seductive experience that is seen too infrequently from major publishers these days. In an age where once great franchises like Silent Hill and Resident Evil are falling into self-parody, The Evil Within is a breath of fresh air that deserves to be inhaled by every survival horror fan.
Angelo M. D'ArgenioOct 14, 2014
If not for the unfortunate frustrating points, which really take you out of the bleak atmosphere, I would say this would set the bar for horror excellence. Unfortunately, these small drawbacks will cause you to frequently put the game down, and that simply doesn’t mesh with a horror tone.

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