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CJ Melendez

New York City

Favorite Games:
  • Silent Hill 2

7 games reviewed
75.7 average score
85 median score
71.4% of games recommended

CJ Melendez's Reviews

After inheriting a former Silent Hill fansite, CJ owned and managed horror gaming site HellDescent throughout High School and later from his college dorm. He then went on to become the Editor in Chief of RelyOnHorror.com, where he continues to write about horror games and make fun content with his friends.
7.5 / 10.0 - The Medium
Jan 27, 2021

Bloober Team's The Medium is an admirable effort to evoke a classical survival horror experience, but it's not without some caveats.

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9 / 10.0 - Blair Witch
Aug 30, 2019

In the end, I’m confident in the following claim: Bloober Team’s Blair Witch is the best entry in the franchise since the original The Blair Witch Project. I very much look forward to jumping back in to find everything that I might have missed and to try and unlock another ending.

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8.5 / 10.0 - Transference
Sep 20, 2018

Transference is a story about obsession and the lengths someone will go to preserve the very thing they've destroyed. Here's our review.

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3.5 / 10.0 - Agony
Jun 2, 2018

Some say money is the root of all evil. Madmind Studio appears to be one such video game developer that reached too high when creating Agony. This extremely graphic and sexual game set out to shock players the day its initial Kickstarter campaign launched. The most shocking thing is how dull Agony is.

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7 / 10.0 - The Land of Pain
Oct 22, 2017

I kept coming back to The Land of Pain instead of writing it off. It is not only an impressive effort from one developer, but it's also inviting to genre fans while being approachable by today's standards. For just $12, it's a solid pick if you're introducing a friend to the genre as well.

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9 / 10.0 - Observer
Aug 14, 2017

Riding the electric sheep into hell.

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