Don’t Knock Twice is a first-person horror game loosely based on the story of the film sharing the same name. It launched on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One September 5, 2017. The Nintendo switch version came a month later. In addition to the base platforms, Don’t Knock Twice supports the Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, and Playstation VR. Five months after release, the PlayStation 4 version can now be purchased at retail for a whopping $39.99, up from the digital $19.99 price tag.
Don’t Knock Twice is optimized specifically for the Playstation VR platform with the option of either a single or dual PlayStation Move controller configuration. According to director of publishing at Perp Games, Mickey Torode, “The horror genre includes some of the most riveting video games out there. Fear and atmosphere really suck players into the gaming experience, and VR creates another method of really captivating and involving players. We look forward to bringing more immersive VR experiences like Don’t Knock Twice to the PlayStation platform“.
Don’t Knock Twice‘s reception varies wildly depending on the platform and reviewer’s status. The Nintendo Switch version is rated lowest at a Metascore of 36 with four critics and a 2.6 user score average. The PlayStation 4 version holds a 54 critic average based on six reviews. The PC version, also out of six reviews, comes in slightly higher at 56. The Steam store listing for Don’t Knock Twice holds a Very Positive user rating with 80% of the 133 reviews being positive.
More about developer Wales Interactive:
Wales Interactive is a multi-award winning independent games developer and publisher, based in South Wales, UK. They are official PlayStation, Nintendo and Xbox developers and previous titles include Late Shift, The Bunker and Soul Axiom. They are passionate about video games and their aim is to create original games that entertain the world as well as put Wales on the video games map. Visit us at www.walesinteractive.com
More about publisher Perp Games:
Perp Games, the publishing arm of Perpetual Europe, aims to help developers in any way possible, bringing extraordinary products to the market. Drawing from over 20 years’ experience across multiple disciplines, industries, and territories, the company has everything required to deliver sustained growth, whatever the challenge may be. The company’s success is based on great relationships and understanding exactly what clients want to achieve and how they want to do it. More info can be found at http://www.perpgames.com/