The Forgotten City

Modern Storyteller, Dear Villagers

Mighty Man
OpenCritic Rating
84
Top Critic Average
89%
Critics Recommend
Based on 57 critic reviews
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The Forgotten City

Rating Summary

Based on 57 critic reviews
Mighty Man

OpenCritic Rating

84

Top Critic Average

89%

Critics Recommend

Based on 57 critic reviews
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General Information

Available on:PCJul 28, 2021

Developer: Modern Storyteller

Publisher: Dear Villagers

Genre: Adventure

The Forgotten City is a mystery adventure game of exploration and deduction, and a re-imagining of the critically acclaimed mod that won a national Writers’ Guild award and racked up over 3 million downloads. Travel 2,000 years into the past and relive the final days of a cursed Roman city, where if one person sins, everyone dies. Combat is an option, but violence will only get you so far. Only by questioning an intertwined community of colourful characters, cleverly exploiting the time loop, and making difficult moral choices can you hope to solve this epic mystery. Here, your decisions matter. The fate of the city is in your hands.

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The Forgotten City does a fabulous job exploring interesting moral quandaries through excellently written dialogue and characters.

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An intriguing mystery adventure with outstanding writing and performances.

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A cleverly constructed narrative adventure that explores serious issues of morality without ever being preachy, and still allowing for an intricately designed, non-linear gaming experience.

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One of the better choice-driven games in recent memory that makes you feel like you have ownership over your actions and the narrative flow

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