Anchorhead Reviews (Z-machine)
|After slogging through pale Lovecraft imitations, someone finally gets it right.||Terrence Bosky (5463)|
|Captivating; very well-developed story and excellent attention to detail||Mirrorshades2k (282)|
Our Users Say
|Gameplay||How well the game mechanics work and the game plays.||4.6|
|Personal Slant||A personal rating of the game, regardless of other attributes||4.7|
|Story / Presentation||The main creative ideas in the game and how well they are executed. This rating is used for every game except compilations and special editions which don't have unique game content not available in a standalone game or DLC.||5.0|
|Text / Vocal Parser||How sophisticated the text/vocal parser is for games that use text or voice as input.||4.6|
|Overall User Score (8 votes)||4.7|
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SPAG (Sep 15, 1999)
Michael Gentry's Anchorhead is very good horror IF; the author has a nice feel for the challenges posed by the genre, and the game is consistently both scary and playable, no small feat.