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Silverload (PlayStation)

Silverload PlayStation intro movie


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Somewhere in the Old West lies Silverload, an old mining time. It has once been a vibrant, silver boom-town, but now it has become a ghost town, surrounded by perpetual storms. The town’s decline has started with a disastrous earthquake, but it may also be caused by an Indian curse, because the mine was built on land sacred to the Skaedi tribe. You play the part of a bounty hunter who has been hired by the people of Silverload to find one of their children. The parents claim that it is kidnapped by "the monsters of Silverload". If you survive long enough, you will discover the town’s dreadful secret. Silverload is a 3rd POV, inventory-based point and click adventure that belongs to the genre of horror adventures. It includes a few arcade sequences: from time to time the player will become involved in gun fights. Silverload was originally developed for the Sony PlayStation.


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Silverload PlayStation intro movie
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Alternate Titles

  • "Silverload: A Town with A Hell of A Nightlife" -- European tag-lined title

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User Reviews

Both really good and really bad... ETJB (450) 3.67 Stars3.67 Stars3.67 Stars3.67 Stars3.67 Stars

Critic Reviews

GamePro (US) May, 1996 4.5 out of 5 90
GameFan Magazine May, 1996 84 out of 100 84
Game Players Apr, 1996 83 out of 100 83
Absolute Playstation Apr, 1996 8 out of 10 80
IGN Nov 25, 1996 6 out of 10 60
Game Revolution Apr 06, 2004 C- 42


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