Video Game: Shadows of the Damned
"This is your old barrio, right, Johnson? Then you can be my tour guide."
"Me? But I quit the whole demon thing ages ago... and really, my memory's absolute rubbish."
"Oh, I'm sure it will come back to you in no time. Relax amigo. This is going to be an adventure. Our very own Road Movie. And the best part is... you never know what's waiting around the bend."Shadows Of The Damned
— Garcia Hotspur and Johnson.
is a game released in June of 2011 from the minds of Shinji Mikami
and Suda 51
(with a soundtrack composed by Akira Yamaoka
), and is a comedic horror game with a camera similar to Resident Evil 4
. Expect an ample amount of Refuge in Audacity
, gore humor
, and haminess
The game details the tale of Garcia Hotspur, Demon Hunter
as he attempts to save his girlfriend Paula from the Lord of Demons: Fleming
. It's a good thing he's got Johnson, a floating skull and former demon who is both his sidekick and his Swiss Army Weapon
Despite Shadows of the Damned's
pedigree, it bombed, due to a near-complete lack of marketing and its extremely short playtime. A single run through the game is about six hours long and there's no New Game option to replay with all your upgrades in place. Some sources have claimed that Shadows's
sales on its opening week were as low as seven thousand
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