Secret Neighbor review
Secret Neighbor is a survival horror from Hologryph and Dynamic Pixels. The game is a part of the Hello Neighbor series. It was revealed for Halloween 2019 and contains more spooks than the original game. The multiplayer allows up to six friends to join the game on the Windows platform. Graphics...Read more...
- Well-developed graphics
- Challenging gameplay
- Intuitive controls
- Variety of options.
- Contains glitches
- It may be too scary for you.
Secret Neighbor Review
Secret Neighbor is a survival horror from Hologryph and Dynamic Pixels. The game is a part of the Hello Neighbor series. It was revealed for Halloween 2019 and contains more spooks than the original game. The multiplayer allows up to six friends to join the game on the Windows platform.
Graphics and Sound 10/10
There are intensified colors in Secret Neighbor graphics. It makes the picture attractive and horrifying at the same time. The house looks totally normal, until your gloomy Neighbor steps in the game. While you are aware that you don’t have to be afraid of the house itself, numerous traps on your way and growing sounds of danger turn it into a participant of this macabre evening. The neighbor would look slightly suspicious and even boring if you have not known the premise. And even though you have little time to wander around the house, it is necessary to stop for a second or two and admire the work of art.
You may use a mouse and keyboard while playing Secret Neighbor. It does not sound so hard. You will learn in a few seconds how to navigate your character. WSAD keys on the keyboard are responsible for moving forward, backward, left and right. Shift is for running, and Ctrl is for crouching, E is for picking up objects, like F. The game offers to use voice chat by pressing V key. The mouse allows you to throw items. Since there is not so much time you can spend in the house, it is recommended to practice playing the game in advance.
Everything is for real in Secret Neighbor. If Neighbor catches you, you are dead. The game is way scarier than Hello Neighbor. And we are talking about horrifying clown costumes of Neighbor as well. This time Neighbor can hide among you, disguising into one of the children. You can receive Neighbor role yourself, and you will have to track down your friends and get rid of them before they can go to the basement where you are capturing one of them.
Your main goal as one of the children is to get into the house at first. After that, you will have just 15 minutes to collect the keys and open the basement door. The Neighbor is also somewhere near you.
Secret Neighbor has an awesome idea behind and numerous great features, however, it still may have glitches. For example, if you catch all the kids by playing Neighbor before the time, you will have to wait until the game stops. Sometimes it freezes and gives your enemy time to get closer to you.
Lasting Appeal 10/10
The game offers various entertainments for you. You may check your skills as the team leader and help your locked in a basement friend to get out. You can try being the Neighbor and trick all your friends. There are numerous rooms you can explore. Search for puzzles and Easter eggs, like activating 6 switchers at the same time.
Secret Neighbor is a first-person survival horror game made for both fans of Hello Neighbor series and gamers who just want to have fun playing co-op with friends. It is a puzzle game and you will have to be really attentive to anything, including people around you, as they may be your enemy in disguise. It offers vivid graphics and smart AI that follows your steps.