The Vanishing of Ethan Carter

Developer Release Year Platforms
PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

As a detective with the supernatural ability to visualize scenes of lethal crimes, Paul Prospero investigates the kidnapping of a young boy, hoping to save him before it’s too late. The investigation leads him to a beautiful mountain area, where he comes across a severely mutilated body of one of the kidnappers. Using both his paranormal skill and modern detective tools, Paul must discover the mystery behind the trail of corpses in the valley, the roots of an ancient force ruling the area, and the fate of the kidnapped boy.


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The Vanishing of Ethan Carter review

Though light on challenge, this impressive open-world parnormal mystery is drop-dead gorgeous and has plenty of drop-dead victims to investigate.

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The Vanishing of Ethan Carter – Xbox One trailer

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Jan 22, 2018

The Vanishing of Ethan Carter - A Month Later trailer

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Oct 31, 2014

The Vanishing of Ethan Carter - Commented gameplay video

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Aug 21, 2014

Game Information
Platform PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
Perspective First-Person
Control Gamepad, Keyboard
Gameplay Investigative
Genre Mystery
Theme Rescue
Graphic Style Illustrated realism
Presentation Realtime 3D
Action (Compulsory) -
Red Flags -
Media Internet download

Product Details
Version Info

Xbox One version includes “Free Roam” mode for exploration without story.


System Requirements
WindowsXP SP3 or higher
Intel Core2 Duo or equivalent AMD
4 GB RAM
DirectX9c compliant graphics card with 512MB of VRAM
DirectX9c compliant sound card
9 GB available HDD space

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Releases
Digital September 25 2014 The Astronauts

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