Posts Tagged ‘mighty rocket studio’

Obscure Becomes More Obscure: Now Final Exam

By John Walker on July 10th, 2013.

Quick question: If you were the former developers of a series of games, and you were making a brand new game that had nothing to do with those previous games, you’d obviously use the exact same name, right? No. No one would. Because it’s obviously the silliest of all possible things to do. Remarkably, that’s what Mighty Rocket Studio thought was the best plan when regrouping from former Obscure developers, Hydravision. Fortunately some sense has been reached, and now Obscure That Isn’t Obscure is going to be called Final Exam.

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Surviving The School Daze: Obscure

By Adam Smith on February 7th, 2013.

The press release for side-scrolling co-op monster masher Obscure states that the new title is a resurrection of “the survival-horror game from Hydravision that terrorized over a million players in the middle of the last decade.” I do remember Obscure and its sequel but the multi-character school-based horror of the first did seem to live up to its title somewhat. The series return is less survival horror and more Splatterhouse judging by the debut trailer, and while it can be played alone, multiplayer seems to be the main draw.

Split up to fill your objectives as fast as possible, or stay together in a cohesive team to increase your chances of survival!

As you might expect, I’ve embedded the video below.

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