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The Long Dark is a game by Hinterland Studio in which the player is stranded in the northern wilderness and must find a way to survive.

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Raphael van Lierop
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Cast

Credited cast:
Jackie Blackmore ... Maureen (voice)
Ben Cotton ... Hobbs (voice)
Brian Drummond ... Forest Talker (voice)
Jennifer Hale ... Dr. Astrid Greenwood (voice)
David Hayter ... Jeremiah (voice)
Noel Johansen ... Radio Voice (voice)
Gord Marriott Gord Marriott ... Mathis (voice)
Mark Meer ... William Mackenzie (voice)
Richard Newman ... Methuselah (voice)
Elias Toufexis ... (voice)
Gwynyth Walsh ... Grey Mother (voice)
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Flying a routine mail delivery in the Northern wilderness, bush pilot William Mackenzie witnesses mysterious lights flaring across the sky. Suddenly, his trusty DeHavilland Beaver loses power and crashes into the dense mountain forest below. Stranded far from the closest human habitation -- lost, wounded, alone, and with wolves circling -- Mackenzie will have to quickly master basic wilderness survival skills if he's to last long enough to understand what he just witnessed, and how his world has just changed. And that's only the beginning. Written by Anonymous

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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 August 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Budget:

CAD256,217 (estimated)
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Jennifer Hale and Mark Meer both worked as the lead roles on the award winning video game trilogy Mass Effect. See more »

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Featured in Outside Xbox: Let's Play: The Long Dark (2015) See more »

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Great game with simple concept
29 July 2019 | by mathieudufaultSee all my reviews

When I heard about this game I was very skeptical to pick it up. When I found out the only obstacles in this game were, a couple of animals, the cold, and resources, I thought it sounded way too simple to be in-depth and challenging. Oh was I ever wrong. This game has a great survival mode and plenty of environmental storytelling and exploring. Though lack of enemy variety worried me the wolves actually are a very fun enemy to encounter as I've experienced many great moments seemed to be ripped straight out of Hollywood, where for example, you're in the dark with a dim lighted lantern and their is wolves growling around u from every each direction and all u have is a rifle with few ammo to spare. Moments like these were the highlight of the game for me. I was also worried the cold would be a burden as it would deviate me away from exploring but it wasn't too bad especially with custom difficulty where u can tweak certain elements such as how cold it is. The story mode to the game is very good for a small indie company and I am sure that I will spend many hours in this atmospheric world that Hinterland Studio created for us.


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