Atmospheric reimagination of Bram Stokers classic novel.
Puzzles are way to hard.
Voice acting can be very campy.
Tooltip delay can lead to frustrating moments.
Gameplay is too focused on pixel hunts.
Awfully obtuse at times.
By BrightHub on March 24, 2009
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By GadgetSpeak on July 30, 2008
Put together the names of Van Helsing and Brad Stoker in the same sentence could only result in the main subject matter being that of Dracula. In this case Dracula is the central character in a game developed by Frogware Studios. Entitled Dracula:...76
By Game Chronicles Magazine on July 26, 2008
At the end of my blood soaked adventure, I have found a title that both embraces the story upon which it is based and makes it new again. The creative minds at Frogwares have once again created a work of art and I can only wait to see what they come...90
By GameZone on July 23, 2008
Dracula lives on and on. He is retooled for new generations and tastes, but the core material is strictly within Bram Stoker’s novel. Dracula: Origins by the title, leads one to think that they are going to do the game using the book as a compass....75
By PC Advisor on July 22, 2008
This is a well-assembled journey through Dracula’s world, notwithstanding the fact that the Count himself – for the first half of the game at least – barely makes an appearance in the, er, flesh. But overall it’s bloody good fun,...80
By Games Radar on June 20, 2008
Dr. Van Helsing, one of gothic literature’s most intriguing and adventurous characters, is challenged with tasks more appropriate for an ambitious civil servant than a legendary vampire hunter in Dracula: Origin, a point-and-click adventure from...60
By HEXUS.net on June 17, 2008
Dracula Origin is just another one of those adventures that you’ll either give up on after being stuck on yet another puzzle for too long or you’ll almost certainly scour the net for a walkthrough. I’m certainly not assuming that...60
By GWN on June 13, 2008
Definitely worth playing for adventure fans, or gamers curious for something...70
By IT Reviews on June 12, 2008
Although its a frequently visited legend, theres still plenty to enjoy in this good-looking, entertaining and frequently challenging adventure game that manages to inject a healthy dose of humour and spookiness along the way. Ascaron - Dracula:...-
By GameSpot on June 06, 2008
Spooky atmosphere and a great story save Dracula: Origin from being a formulaic pixel hunt....70