materialization of the darkness that sleeps in peoples'
In the town of
Silent Hill, a power exists that gives discernable form to
peoples' innermost thoughts. As for the otherworld that
appears in the series, the town is not merely showing the
characters their nightmares, but actually manifesting
elements of their unconscious minds.
who have guilt are summoned
Due to the appearance of the
otherworld on a massive scale in the first game, the town
has come to be a place that calls those who hold a profound
darkness in their hearts. It seems that people with
afflicted minds are easily drawn to the otherworld.
Transcending time, minds are connected
It would seem that in the
otherworld, time and physical limitations are transcended
and peoples' thoughts are communicated. In accordance with
this are the enigmatic phone conversation and Stanley's
letters in the third game, as well the director's letters,
among other things, in the second game.
If the subject's mind is in a state of turmoil, the state of
the otherworld will be chaotic as well.
The town calls to those who bear the weight of some crime
and shows them what is in their hearts.
It seems that in the otherworld, the flow of time has no