The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing – Review

incredible adventures of van helsing reviewIn 2004 Hugh Jackman made a movie called Van Helsing where he fights vampires and werewolves.  There was a tie-in game based on it, but neither the game or the movie were worth remembering nine years later. The new indie game The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing has no official relation to that movie, but it does use the film’s clever idea of re-imagining the character of Van Helsing as a tough monster-hunter in a world overrun by gothic horrors.  It combines that premise with the ever-popular “It’s like Diablo” genre of games for a bloody and surprisingly funny experience.  Continue Reading

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