In The Games Corner – MEMORY CARD EDITION – The Game Everyone Was Talking About That Was Based In A Hotel…

I have been playing computer games from a very young age and I find that some games when I think of them are attached to very strong memories. So, I thought it would be fun to share memories that I have attached to some of these games as there are a few. I wanted to call this feature Memory Card because a lot of my memories that i have strongly are around the Playstation 1 and there will be a few around that particular card. Today we take a look a at Hotel Dusk: Room 215

It was one of those games that everyone wanted when it was initially advertised, but it is also one of the games that as time has progressed, it has been forgotten about. I remember when this game came out as it was advertised everywhere and the thing i liked about it was the color and the style was so different to any other game that I had ever seen before.

Hotel Dusk:Room 215, was based around a rundown motel near California where a former detective has arrived at the hotel searching for his former partner. He is given the key for room 215 which is rumoured to grant wishes. Over the time of his stay there he starts to realise that not everything is what it seems and he starts to discover the mysteries and the connections that the place has to past.

The game was easy to play however at times it could become confusing and whilst it was easy to click around the room to find clues sometimes it could be really hard to find what the next path is and the solution that is meant to be resolved. The game meant that you spent a lot of time using the stylus to look around the rooms and search for clues – this was one thing that made the game enjoyable as quite a few games at the time were not using the stylus part of the DS to full effect and this was one of those games that started to change the use of the game screen.

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