Hotline Miami is a high-octane action game overflowing with raw brutality, hard-boiled gunplay and skull crushing close combat. Set in an alternative 1989 Miami, you will assume the role of a mysterious antihero on a murderous rampage against the shady underworld at the behest of voices on your answering machine. Soon you'll find yourself struggling to get a grip of what is going on and why you are prone to these acts of violence. Rely on your wits to choreograph your way through seemingly impossible situations as you constantly find yourself outnumbered by vicious enemies. The action is unrelenting and every shot is deadly so each move must be quick and decisive if you hope to survive and unveil the sinister forces driving the bloodshed. Hotline Miami’s unmistakable visual style, a driving soundtrack, and a surreal chain of events will have you question your own thirst for blood while pushing you to the limits with a brutally unforgiving challenge.
Hotline Miami is a game about cold-blooded murder, and at the heart of all of the killing is a soulless protagonist. You take on the role of a mask-wearing killer, essentially donning the guise of death yourself and never really having all the answers. All you know is that you need to kill or be killed, and in the world of Hotline Miami, executing such bloody, heartless acts makes for one of the most compelling, cathartic, and satisfying experiences to come along in video games all year. Is it sick and twisted? Oh, yeah. But is it rewarding as all hell? Definitely. The year is in 1989. Florida is a land of brightly colored environments, and it’s up to you to add to all of that neon color by spilling blood and leaving stains of red practically everywhere. You never really... Read Review