Lovecraft's Untold Stories

4.3
1.68K reviews
50K+
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Teen
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About this game

** IMPORTANT NOTE FOR CONTROLLER USERS **
We have received complaints regarding certain controllers not working in the game. To avoid further confusion, we decided to publish the list of controllers that our game accepts. If your controller is not on this list, you are most likely running into technical difficulties when playing the game.

Xbox Elite Series 2
Xbox Core Controller
Razer Wolverine V2
MAYFLASH Arcade Stick F500 Elite
PowerA Fusion
Xbox Adaptive Controller
Hyperkin Duke Wired Controller
Thrustmaster TMX Force Feedback
Thrustmaster T-Flight HOTAS One

Lovecraft’s Untold Stories is an action roguelike with RPG elements. You explore randomly generated levels based on the H.P. Lovecraft stories, fighting cultists and all kinds of monsters from the Mythos, improving your weapons and gear, solving puzzles and challenges, and looking for clues and knowledge to defeat the Great Old Ones and the Outer Gods.

LIVE H.P. LOVECRAFT’S STORIES

Lovecraft’s Untold Stories is based on H.P. Lovecraft’s stories. You will experience first-hand the cosmic horror created by the genius of Providence. Every character will go through an investigation that will take them through different locations, from the creepy old Victorian mansion to the abandoned hospital where forbidden experiments take place or the jungle where lost tribes celebrate forgotten rituals, just to name a few. Levels are randomly generated: it will be a different experience every time you play. Also, they vary depending on the character you’re playing with. Look for items and clues to unlock secrets and new stories.

5 CHARACTERS, 5 WAYS OF FIGHTING THE MYTHOS

You can play as 5 different characters, each with a different playstyle and storyline. A private detective, a witch, a thief, a professor, and even a ghoul—each with different stats, weapons, and combat moves, creating five entirely different gameplay experiences. The Detective offers a balanced playstyle, with average Health and Stamina. The Professor is a specialist in ranged combat, with less Health and a special shield granted by his weapon, the Tillinghast. The Witch does a lot of damage, has teleport abilities and elemental shields of fire and ice, but also a very low Health. The Thief is a specialist in melée combat that takes advantage of its stealth to maximize her damage. The ghoul does a lot of melée damage, has a high Health and regenerates itself, but can’t use medkits at all.

KEY FEATURES
* Fight hundreds of different monsters from the Cthulhu Mythos in this intense action roguelite
Explore Lovecraft’s stories: every character has a storyline that crosses randomly generated levels set in different locations from Lovecraft’s stories, such as the hospital, the jungle, or the port city just to name a few

* Face the Great Old Ones: Great Cthulhu, Nyarlathotep, Dagon, Shub-Niggurath, and Azathoth await you in special levels

* Investigate thoroughly: explore every corner to find secret levels and knowledge about the Great Old Ones

* Learn about the Mythos to fight them: to have a chance at fighting the Great Old Ones you need to acquire knowledge about them or their mere presence will drive you insane

* Madness awaits: in the course of your adventures you will have to make some decisions, and taking the wrong ones will shake your sanity. If it gets too low, you will start losing your mind – and if you go mad you will take your own life to escape the horror

* Pick your hero: Choose between 5 different characters, the detective, the thief, the professor, the witch, and the ghoul

* Different playstyles: every investigator has a different combat style and skills, but levels also vary depending on who you’re playing them with – so the gameplay experience is totally different

* Collect and improve weapons, items, and artefacts. Each character has a set of weapons and items, and there are hundreds of other items you can find and use!

* Look for clues and special items to unlock secrets and new stories
Updated on
Oct 31, 2023

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Ratings and reviews

4.2
1.56K reviews
Isaiah Naing
October 6, 2022
I loved the atmosphere from the moment I got inside the mansion. Haunted even. I didn't mind the occasional forcing my character to the right if I moved just a hair too far left, even though it made the combat more challenging than it needed to be. I liked that this game was challenging. But, when I beat the boss and entered what was supposed to be a safe room to look at the stuff you found, just to die to a sanity interactable, I was less than happy. There are some laws you don't break.
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Arthur Cole
April 12, 2021
This is a must try. My only real complaint is that there are environmental dangers that are significantly harder with virtual joysticks. You'll notice this in the first map. You can run away from pursuing enemies and come up to a puddle of acid that leaves mobile players at a disadvantage. If you hit the edge of your phone and can't go down, you run into acid. Adjust your finger placement and the enemy catches you. It doesn't ruin the game, but it is harder than on console. Controller is ideal.
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Quirky Honor
October 31, 2022
Pretty solid game play so far. Not to difficult, and the atmosphere feels right. I'll adjust my rating after playing a bit more. Update: A bit difficult to maneuver with phone controls. It wasn't an issue until certain game mechanics appeared. I think turning off click move will help, but I'm not sure. No way to access inventory storage to sell and severely limited backpack. The "markets" change regularly, so you have to play backpack management way more than feels enjoyable to me.
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