Join our Discord to chat with fellow friendly gamers and our knowledgeable video game historians!

Not an American user?

Description

Her Story is an FMV adventure game starring Viva Seifert in a leading (and only) role. The game's story starts with her character reporting a disappearance of her husband, one Simon Smith. The player's job is to solve the case of the husband's disappearance by finding enough video clips of each of her seven police interviews. Needless to say, all is not what it seems at first glance.

The gameplay consists of a player looking at these video clips and discovering hidden words or phrases in them. Those words or phrases can then be typed into an in-game search engine, and doing so will uncover up to five video clips containing that word or phrase in them. This kind of gameplay makes for a decidedly nonlinear experience, with the player being able to discover every single one of video clips from the get-go, depending on the keywords chosen.

Screenshots

Her Story Windows The more videos you uncover, the more questions will get answered
Her Story Windows Her final interview will provide a lot of answers
Her Story Windows The clock icon serves as a browsing cache with history of your searches
Her Story Windows Filter and subtitles can be turned on/off in the computer settings

Promo Images

Her Story Screenshot
Her Story Screenshot
Her Story Screenshot
Her Story Screenshot

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

An interesting use of the medium, but a conclusion? I leave that to you, as does the game. Cavalary (10486) 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars

Critic Reviews

Game Watcher Jul 02, 2015 8.5 out of 10 85
4Players.de Jun 30, 2015 85 out of 100 85
IGN Jun 24, 2015 8.5 out of 10 85
Polygon Jun 22, 2015 8.5 out of 10 85
Financial Post Jun 23, 2015 8.5 out of 10 85
Giant Bomb Jun 30, 2015 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Jeuxvideo.com Jun 29, 2015 16 out of 20 80
videogamer.com Jun 26, 2015 8 out of 10 80
The Jimquisition Jun 17, 2015 7.5 out of 10 75
Diehard GameFan Jul 03, 2015 Unscored Unscored

Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

There is no trivia on file for this game.


Related Web Sites

Calavera37 (37) added Her Story (Windows) on Jul 02, 2015
Other platforms contributed by Sciere (533297) and MAT (193753)