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Silent Hill is a horror media franchise set in the series' eponymous fictional American town. The series is heavily influenced by the literary genre of psychological horror, with its player characters being mostly "everymen".All the plots of the installments in the Silent Hill series, except Shattered Memories and The Room, share a common setting: the foggy rural American town of Silent Hill, which is a fictional location set in the northeastern United States: some games specifically reference the town as being located in Maine whereas in the film, the town is set in West Virginia. The town in the first three games was inspired by concepts of a small town in America as depicted by various media from various countries of origin. While some of the development planning is more reminiscent of that of a Japanese village, indirect influence comes from perhaps two factual American towns in particular: Cushing, Maine;[a] and Snoqualmie, Washington. The town from the film series, however, was inspired by Centralia, Pennsylvania.[c] Silent Hill is depicted in Shattered Memories as a heavily snow covered town in the midst of a blizzard, while the events of The Room primarily occur in the fictional neighboring city of South Ashfield, with the player venturing forth to smaller locales around Silent Hill.

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Video Game: Silent Hill (1999)
Rank 198
Num Ratings 182
Average Rating 7.96
Average Weight 2.90
Num Owned 209
Prev. Owned 48
For Trade 3
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Wishlist 10
Comments 26
Release Date 1999-01-31
Video Game: Silent Hill 2
Rank 77
Num Ratings 185
Average Rating 8.34
Average Weight 2.50
Num Owned 251
Prev. Owned 41
For Trade 6
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Wishlist 9
Comments 32
Release Date 2001-09-24
Video Game: Silent Hill 3
Rank 525
Num Ratings 90
Average Rating 7.65
Average Weight 2.20
Num Owned 122
Prev. Owned 16
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Wishlist 9
Comments 13
Release Date 2003-08-05
Video Game: Silent Hill 4: The Room
Rank 2374
Num Ratings 53
Average Rating 6.59
Average Weight 2.33
Num Owned 99
Prev. Owned 11
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Wishlist 4
Comments 14
Release Date 2004-09-07
Video Game Compilation: The Silent Hill Collection
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Num Ratings 2
Average Rating 9.75
Average Weight 0.00
Num Owned 4
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Wishlist 2
Comments 1
Release Date 2006-04-21
Video Game Compilation: Silent Hill HD Collection
Rank N/A
Num Ratings 9
Average Rating 7.81
Average Weight 0.00
Num Owned 42
Prev. Owned 1
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Wishlist 9
Comments 4
Release Date 2012-03-20
Video Game: Silent Hill: Downpour
Rank 4772
Num Ratings 14
Average Rating 6.52
Average Weight 0.00
Num Owned 33
Prev. Owned 7
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Wishlist 7
Comments 4
Release Date 2012-03-13
Video Game: Silent Hill: Homecoming
Rank 4958
Num Ratings 25
Average Rating 6.14
Average Weight 3.00
Num Owned 81
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Wishlist 10
Comments 12
Release Date 2008-09-30
Video Game: Silent Hill: Origins
Rank 2365
Num Ratings 27
Average Rating 7.01
Average Weight 2.00
Num Owned 62
Prev. Owned 8
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Wishlist 3
Comments 6
Release Date 2007-11-06
Video Game: Silent Hill: Shattered Memories
Rank 1223
Num Ratings 38
Average Rating 7.57
Average Weight 2.50
Num Owned 77
Prev. Owned 5
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Wishlist 5
Comments 10
Release Date 2009-12-09
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