Based on Stephen King's popular horror novel, The Dark Half attempts to retell the story of Thad Beaumont's mysterious world of crime via an adventure system reminiscent of Lucasarts' SCUMM interface.
In-game, you play Thad Beaumont, a sucessful horror-novelist whose evil twin besets the world with horrific crimes. The game offers a multitude of clues, quests and puzzles. The overall objective seems to be to prove Thad's innocence to the police, however Thad soon learns that his twin has other ideas, and has to run for his life.
- "La Mitad Oscura" -- Spanish title
Part of the Following Group
There are no reviews for this game.
The Press Says
Cancelled Amiga version
An Amiga version was in development but never completed.
Some editions of the game came with a paperback copy of the novel The Dark Half
.Information also contributed by
This entry to the MobyGames database was contributed by ArtfulGamer (13)
on Mar 26, 2002.