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Sanitarium - Cover art

A journey through the depths of one man's consciousness to confront the demons from his past and escape the imprisonment of his mind.

Budget version re-released by XS Games in 2003. Ported to iOS and Android devices in 2015.

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4 37 Sanitarium

Very good

Average based on 37 ratings
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What our readers think of Sanitarium

Posted by SamuelGordon on Feb 10, 2014

Amazing Journey

Man i love mindgames and this is a great one. The graphics are kinda oldskool and i don't know why but older graphics make it more scarier. I loved every stage the main character goes through, closer and closer to unraveling his trauma and current situation....

Posted by fauryn on Oct 19, 2013

Awesome Horror Psychological Adventure

The Good: Plot is really interesting and captivating. You have to discover who the main character is. You have to explore an asylum that is a nightmare and other more creepy locations, awakening mysterious and touching flashbacks that reveal his past, his...

Posted by thinker on Oct 13, 2013

An incredible game, with some flaws.

It deserves an 8/10 for its time, and a 7/10 if released today. The good: INCREDIBLE variety, if not THE most variable game in the history of the gender, captivating story (even if it's not too complex). The bad: HORRIBLE movement (though it loses more...

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Adventure Games by DreamForge

Game Information

Platform Android, iPad, PC
Perspective Third-Person
Control Click-and-drag (mouse)
Gameplay Quest
Genre Horror, Mystery
Theme Psychological, Supernatural
Graphic Style Illustrated realism
Presentation 2D or 2.5D
Action (Compulsory) Arcade, Combat
Red Flags -
Media CD

Product Details

System Requirements
Windows 95
Pentium 90 MHz processor (P133 recommended)
16 MB RAM (32 MB recommended)
4x CD-ROM (6x recommended)
1 MB PCI video card (2 MB recommended)
30 MB free HD space (80 MB recommended)

Sanitarium by DreamForge - Adventure Game

Sanitarium is an adventure game, released in 1998 by DreamForge. Sanitarium has a Illustrated realism style and uses a Click-and-drag (mouse) control scheme. Adventure Gamers have published a review of Sanitarium and rate it as Good, meanwhile the community rating for Sanitarium is Very good.