Reviewers Liked

  • Solid storytelling and improved narrative that conveys a complex and touching narrative
  • Tighter controls benefit the more action-oriented gameplay
  • Skin-crawling creepiness provides some great horror

Reviewers Didn't Like

  • Weird pacing issues and inconsistencies across some chapters, and backtracking can be a drag
  • Open world feels tacked on
  • New visual style lacks the first game's panache
  • Story won't be as impactful for newcomers