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Necronomicon: The Dawning of Darkness

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PlayStation
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2.2
Windows
53
2.1
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Description

New England ... 1927 - William Stanton is visited by a friend from his childhood, Edgar Wycherley, who hands him a strange pyramid shaped object and begs him not to show it to anyone, not even him if he asks for it. As William delves into the mysteries of this object and the reasons why his friend gave it to him, he discovers that Edgar was somehow involved in the occult and that the entire world may be at risk.


Screenshots

Necronomicon: The Dawning of Darkness Windows Bungalow
Necronomicon: The Dawning of Darkness Windows Navigational Map
Necronomicon: The Dawning of Darkness Windows Disgruntled Spirit
Necronomicon: The Dawning of Darkness Windows Bedroom

Alternate Titles

  • "Некрономикон" -- Russian spelling
  • "Necronomicon : L'Aube des ténèbres" -- French title
  • "Necronomicon: The Gateway to Beyond" -- European/Canadian title
  • "Necronomicon: Swit Ciemnosci" -- Polish title
  • "Necronomicon: El alba de las tinieblas" -- Spanish title
  • "Necronomicon: Die Dämmerung der Dunkelheit" -- German PSX title
  • "Necronomicon: Das Mysterium der Dämmerung" -- German Windows title
  • "Necronomicon" -- Italian title

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User Reviews

Wait to buy this one from a bargain bin, unless you really adore mazes. Windows Jeanne (75634)

The Press Says

Game Over Online Windows Jun 07, 2001 63 out of 100 63
Adventure Classic Gaming Windows Jun 23, 2012 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
All Game Guide Windows 2001 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Quandary Windows Aug, 2001 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
GameBoomers Windows 2001 56 out of 100 56
PC Action Windows Mar 08, 2001 54 out of 100 54
PC Games (Germany) Windows Mar 07, 2001 48 out of 100 48
Gamekult Windows Dec 12, 2000 4 out of 10 40
UHS (Universal Hint System) Windows Sep 19, 2001 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
Aventura y Cía Windows Oct 01, 2002 1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars 20

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Trivia

The story in Necronomicon was inspired by the writings of H. P. Lovecraft.

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Contributed to by festershinetop (9482) and Jeanne (75634)