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Outlast

Rating Summary

Based on 29 critic reviews
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OpenCritic Rating

76

Top Critic Average

55%

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Based on 29 critic reviews
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General Information

Available on:PlayStation 4Feb 4, 2014
Xbox OneJun 19, 2014
PCSep 4, 2013
Xbox Series X/SNov 10, 2020
PlayStation 5Nov 12, 2020

Publisher: Red Barrels

Genres: Horror, First-Person Shooter

Hell is an experiment you can't survive in Outlast, a first-person survival horror game developed by veterans of some of the biggest game franchises in history. As investigative journalist Miles Upshur, explore Mount Massive Asylum and try to survive long enough to discover its terrible secret... if you dare.

Outlast Critic Reviews

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Repetition and overfamiliarity are always the best ways to nullify fear, but until they set in this is one of the most effectively scary video games ever made.

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If you love getting scared, Outlast provides you with an enjoyable weekend; if you don't, your weekend is better spent elsewhere

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Outlast loses momentum occasionally, but its unsettling atmosphere and pulse-pounding chases keep pulling you along for the ride.

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A genuinely disturbing and terrifying game that'll have you jumping out of your seat in fright. It's a little short at around six or so hours, but the experience Outlast delivers is well worth the price of admission.

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Red Barrels Studio Is Teasing A New Outlast Game

Red Barrels Studio Is Teasing A New Outlast Game

Red Barrels, the team behind Outlast and Outlast 2, have left a tease on their social pages today, Halloween, that looks unmistakably like a new Outlast game.

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Outlast - Official Trailer from Red Barrels (Full version)

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