The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing is an action role-playing video game. Based on the novel Dracula by Bram Stoker, the game focuses on the trials of young Van Helsing, son of the legendary vampire hunter Abraham Van Helsing from the book. The game is set in a gothic-noir 19th-century Eastern Europe and contains "internationally anachronistic humor and gadgetry".
Dungeon-crawling Diablo doppelgangers are a dime a dozen. Say that ten times fast. All joking aside, it's a statement that becomes truer with each day that passes. That's why The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing needed so badly to stand out, especially for an action RPG that's been crafted on an obviously limited budget. Instead, save for a few recognizable shining points here and there, it fades into obscurity, steampunk aesthetic and all. Van Helsing is a textbook ARPG, complete with a textbook isometric view of the environment, red and blue health and mana orbs, and enemies that descend upon your character with the fervor of a million suns -- a ton of 'em, too. After you customize your Van Helsing to your choosing (from the limited aesthetic options)... Read Review