The Cat Lady

  • The Cat Lady
80
Based on 4 scores, 4 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    0
  • Good:
    4
  • Average:
    0
  • Bad:
    0

Pros:

  • Story is both unnerving and heartfelt.
  • Logical puzzles that match the story's somber mood.
  • Strong use of the color pallet.

Cons:

  • A variety of audio issues that detract from the ambience.
  • Very low resolution.

Expert reviews and ratings

By GameSpot on 80

For Susan Ashworth, suicide is meant to be a way out, but it instead becomes a way forward. If you seek horror, The Cat Lady may sometimes freak you out, though probably not outright scare you. But that horror is in service of a touching character portrait--a portrait that's authentically, poignantly askew.

By Softpedia on 80

The Cat Lady offers a good narrative with gripping moments and an exquisite haunting journey, interspersed with impactful emotional and visual elements that outline introspections on life and death, delivered in a very serious and real manner, that really set it apart from your run-of-the-mill adventure title.

By Voletic on 80

Throughout the title there is genuine character development. We see Susan develop from a shy lonely woman and steadily gain more confidence as the game progresses, as a result it is nice to see game developers making a concious effort to show sustained character development.

International Review By Skillpoint on 80

Alla som betyder något för dig är borta. De har på ett eller annat sätt ryckts ur dina desperata händer och din omgivning visar så sitt sanna jag. Människor med problem undviks mycket hellre som om de vore...