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FBI Agent Ethan Thomas is framed for the murder of a detective and officer. In order to uncover who murdered the two officers with his gun, he has to do whatever it takes and fight his way through violent, psychotic individuals.

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John Armstrong ... Vanhorn / Additional Voices (voice)
Greg Grunberg ... Ethan Thomas (voice)
Kimberli Colbourne Kimberli Colbourne ... Rosa / Additional Voices (voice) (as Kymberli Colbourne)
Peter Jacobs Peter Jacobs ... Dickenson / Becker / SKX / Ferrell (voice)

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FBI Agent Ethan Thomas is framed for the murder of a detective and officer. In order to uncover who murdered the two officers with his gun, he has to do whatever it takes and fight his way through violent, psychotic individuals.

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An extras video in the game shows an earlier version of the game, known as "The Dark". Ethan's name was "Agent Cross" and an earlier version of the Elementary School level was shown. Agent Cross also seemed to have supernatural powers to break doors down, take weapons from enemies and heal himself. See more »

Goofs

In the first map, if you look at Officer Becker's left sleeve, you can see two blue triangular shaped symbols below the police logo. This indicates that he is a sergeant, yet they refer to him as officer throughout the entire part. See more »

Quotes

Ethan Thomas: [Malcolm is driving Ethan home] I can never go back, can I?
Vanhorn: No. Not to the Bureau. Not to your old life. Thomas, you have looked into the face of hate, the visage of evil. Know that hate is in your soul, too. It is, sadly, everywhere. Mastering one's fear and controlling one's hatred is perhaps the most difficult thing one can do.
Ethan Thomas: Well, at least it's over. It's dead. And the killing will stop.
[Noises from the trunk]
Ethan Thomas: Stop the car.
Vanhorn: No, no, you still don't understand. He's done unspeakable things, ...
[...]
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Alternate Versions

The PC version is missing a few features that Xbox 360 had.
  • On load screens, the phone's buttons light up and turn off
  • The menus look different and play additional sound effects
  • When you go too far away from an investigation area, text on screen will say "Leaving evidence area"
  • There's a title screen saying "press start to begin"
  • The collectible TV's have an Xbox 360 and controller next to them
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Violent, creepy, and interesting. The PERFECT Survival Horror experience.
23 November 2008 | by insomniac_rodSee all my reviews

I keep in mind that IMDb is a website dedicated for movies. I love Horror movies specially so it's my mission to recommend this Video Game to everyone else who is into Horror Movies.

"Condemned" is not the typical Survival Horror because it's a first person experience where you don't necessary use common weapons such as guns; instead you are forced to attack possessed junkies and other dark characters with objects such as pipes, tubes, tools, and everything you find in deserted buildings, the subway, and even an abandoned furniture store.

Believe me, this game is not for the weak because it involves extreme violence that not many people can handle. But that's what makes this experience more terrifying: this is a game that could easily happen in real life so you can go figure how well done it was made.

The atmospheric music and sounds are extremely terrifying and will scare the crap out of you alone.

The f/x are also extremely well done and look very real. Expect plenty of gore, smashed heads, decapitations, body smashing, etc.

Overall, this was until 2005 the best Horror game produced for 360. Please buy it and give it the recognition it deserves.


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Release Date:

22 November 2005 (USA) See more »

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