Shadows of the Damned combines visceral, grindhouse-style action with a psychologically twisted setting to provide a truly one-of-a-kind vision of hell. Heavily influenced by grindhouse-style projects, Shadows of the Damned takes gamers on a demented journey through a tortured underworld where death and destruction are around every corner. Playing as professional demon hunter Garcia Hotspur, gamers must harness the power of the light to save Paula - the love of his life - from the Lord of Demons. Manipulating this balance of light versus dark gameplay in different settings and scenarios, gamers can discover new ways to defeat vicious enemies and solve mind-boggling puzzles. Along this hellish adventure, players will be aided by Johnson, a former demon with the ability to transform into an arsenal of upgradeable, supernatural weapons, giving Garcia the power to rip apart the forces of the damned and ultimately protect what he loves most.
- A New Vision of Hell from the Creative Genius of Suda51 (No More Heroes), Shinji Mikami (Resident Evil 4) and Akira Yamaoka (Silent Hill) - Combining visceral Grindhouse-style action with a psychologically thrilling atmosphere, Shadows of the Damned is a vision of hell like no other.
- Brutally Twisted Boss Battles - Bring your wrath upon some of the biggest, most memorable and thrilling boss battles ever created.
- Harness the Power of the Light to Defeat the Army of the Dark - Manipulate the balance of light and dark to defeat vicious enemies, solve mind boggling puzzles, and bring hell to its knees.
- Psychologically Twisted, Visceral Combat - Rip apart the forces of the damned using an array of upgradable weapons and survive the ultimate head trip.
- Heart-Wrenching Storyline - A love lost and the journey through hell to get her back are the backdrop for this warped tale.
- Pulse-Pounding Soundtrack - Composed by Akira Yamaoka, one of Japan's most talented and prolific videogame music composers, the game's music and sound design add flair and intensity to the gameplay experience.
- ESRB Rating: MATURE with Blood and Gore, Strong Language, Sexual Themes, Nudity, and Intense Violence