DescriptionSplatterhouse is the second game in the series (after Splatterhouse: Wanpaku Graffiti on the NES) which was later continued on the SEGA Genesis.
Rick and his girlfriend Jennifer enter West Mansion (known as Splatterhouse) to study Dr. West's parapsychology teachings for a school project. After a flash of lightning and a scream, Jennifer is gone, and Rick is left wearing the Terror Mask, which gives the wearer great strength.
Rick must survive seven blood-soaked levels full of corpses, demons, and other disturbing creatures in this arcade side-scrolling beat-em-up. Several weapons are at Rick's disposal throughout the house, such as a meat cleaver, a two by four, and a shotgun. If Rick wants to find Jennifer alive, he must move quickly through the floors of the mansion.... as a happy reunion is not always guaranteed.
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|The Original Horror-Fest.||Guy Chapman (1746)|
The Press Says
|The Video Game Critic||Jun 05, 2001||A||100|
|1UP!||Oct 31, 2010||84 out of 100||84|
|SwankWorld||2004||8 out of 10||80|
|Video Game Den||Apr 24, 2012||80|
|Retrogaming.it||Jan 22, 2008||8 out of 10||80|
|GameCola.net||Jan 06, 2006||7.6 out of 10||76|
|Lens of Truth||Nov 21, 2010||7.5 out of 10||75|
|Power Play||Jul, 1990||72 out of 100||72|
|Digital Press - Classic Video Games||Oct 31, 2004||7 out of 10||70|
|Jeuxvideo.com||Mar 09, 2010||12 out of 20||60|
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TriviaSupposedly the mansion in the original Splatterhouse is the mansion of Dr. Herbert West, from H.P. Lovecraft's Re-Animator.
Related Web Sites
- West Mansion: The Splatterhouse Homepage -- Fansite devoted to everything Splatterhouse.