Minimum requirements

  • OS: Windows 7 or newer
  • Processor: Intel Core i3 M380
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Intel HD 4000
  • DirectX: Version 10
  • Storage: 1200 MB available space
windows, mac
Single-player, Steam Achievements, Full controller support
Action, Adventure, Indie

20 Aug, 2021

Curator review

Non stop action and adventure. This fun action puzzle platformer will give you hours of enjoyable play time with its dark and unknown world full of friends, enemies, and everything in between.

Full review

IN THE DARK is a mesmerizing 2D metroidvania game that seamlessly blends modern indie hits with the nostalgic charm of classic titles. Prepare to embark on an unforgettable journey into the depths of a dark and mysterious world.

The game features captivating segments of platforming and combat, ensuring that you will always be engaged in non-stop action and adventure. As you delve deeper into the unknown, you'll unlock new abilities that grant you access to previously unreachable areas, enhancing your exploration capabilities.

In your quest for discovery, keep an eye out for hidden upgrades scattered throughout the world. These valuable enhancements will not only increase your damage output but also bolster your resilience by boosting your health. Additionally, collecting pieces of the map allows for a comprehensive view of this enigmatic realm.

Death is not the end in IN THE DARK; rather than facing oblivion alone, each demise introduces a shadow companion who mirrors all your actions. This faithful ally proves invaluable during combat encounters as they assist in vanquishing enemies lurking within every corner.

To progress further into this fascinating universe, prepare yourself to overcome formidable challenges by defeating more than ten distinct types of adversaries accompanied by their own shadows. Epic battles against five daunting bosses await those brave enough to face them head-on.

A culmination awaits at journey's end - locating and harnessing three keys unlocks a gateway leading down to unimaginable depths beyond comprehension.

IN THE DARK goes beyond being merely another gaming experience; it delves deep into themes such as inner struggle and uncertainty while unraveling its narrative in an enigmatic manner. Prepare yourself for countless hours immersed in this dark yet undeniably intriguing tale!