horror

Horror-themed video games give you a glimpse into the darker parts of the gaming sphere.

CD Turner7 months ago
Why Are Horror Games So Horrible These Days?
Maybe I’m just reaching my final metamorphosis as an unimpressionable, desensitized, psychopathic skeptic. Or maybe the state of American politics is far more horrifying than game developers can dream...
CD Turner7 months ago
The 10 Most Horrifying Moments of 'Silent Hill' History
Well, the Halloween season is among us. Who’s ready to overdose on fun-size Snickers? I am. Also, who’s in the mood for some spooky game moments? Also, me. I’m going to let you know something—I’m a wi...
Greg Seebregts10 months ago
'Summer Nightmare' Review
Over the last couple of months, I've started gaming a bit more frequently than I used to. Where I used to game perhaps once every few weeks, there have been times over the last few months where I woul...
Kaelyn Dibble10 months ago
The Murkoff Connection Part II
Welcome back everyone. It is time to continue the Murkoff Connection series. In the last article I discussed the basic rundown of Outlast. Now it is time to continue by tying in the events of Whistleb...
Kaelyn Dibble10 months ago
The Murkoff Connection Part I
A big question that many of us faced after playing through the entire series of Outlast was “What is the connection between theses games?” In order to answer this question, I’ll have to start at the b...
Kaelyn Dibble10 months ago
The Story Behind 'Kholat'
If you are anything like me, you love horror games. I personally think that they are great. The adrenaline rush that you feel, the thrills that you get and the perfectly orchestrated sounds—they are j...
Nancy Da year ago
'Left 4 Dead 2': Beginner's Guide
I read a lot of guides for Left 4 Dead 2 while I was new to the game... and none of them helped me the way I needed to be helped. So now it's my turn to write a Beginner's Guide, with the right inform...
Oupost 31LVa year ago
'Terrordrome: Reign of the Legends' Summons Our Favorite Monsters and More
It all started with a simple concept: What if the horror legends that haunt our nightmares faced off in an arena, going machete-to-chainsaw with one another in a bloody battle for supremacy? The team at Huracan Studios brought the idea to life, arguably better than New Line Cinema did with 2003’s Freddy vs. Jason, with a roster of 13 horror greats in Terrordrome: Rise of the Boogeymen.
Raven Nope ;)a year ago
'Bendy and The Ink Machine'
Bendy and the Ink Machine is one of the coolest games that has come out this year. If you follow the YouTube gaming community like I do you must have seen this game around. It is beloved by the YouTub...
Jamie Papwortha year ago
'Alien: Isolation' Review
I’ve always had to live with the lasting misfortune of not being among the ill-fated many who first saw Alien on a fateful evening in 1979; I dream about being among the unwitting masses who saw that ...
Brooke Jenkinsa year ago
Why Horror Gamers Should Be Excited for 'Scorn'
Ebb software has been working on this horror gem for the past two years creating a "cohesive lived-in world." If you love horror then this game is designed just for you. Here are the top 5 reasons why...
Doki Doki Literature Club's Meta-Narrative
On the 22nd of December 2017, long after the birth of the visual novel and even longer after the birth of interactive fiction, video game platform Steam debuted Team Salvato's much acclaimed Doki Doki...
Oupost 31LVa year ago
'Phantom Halls': Indie Horror Gets the Comedy Treatment
The dim beam of your flashlight is barely enough to illuminate your way through the darkened mansion. Floorboards creak and the walls whisper a haunting song as you and your ill-equipped squad search ...
Gustavo Aguilara year ago
How I Found the Jigsaw Killer in 'Fallout: New Vegas'
So the other day I and someone else was watching some YouTube videos about Fallout: New Vegas when some of its Downloadable Content (DLC) videos were made some time ago, and decided to look at the videos. The channel name is Oxhorn and he does mostly narrative videos about the lore of video games, while occasionally having a drink and smoking a cigar. And in this particular DLC, it was the Dead Money DLC talking about a casino known as the Sierra Madre. It was through here I realized that someon...
Oupost 31LVa year ago
Shockwork Games Focuses on Strategy for Horror Title, 'Alder's Blood'
Nature can be a beautiful thing, but it can also be molded into whatever we want it to be, even if that means twisting it into disturbing imagery. The towering emerald canopies of a forest can be both...
Tim Hortona year ago
A New Horror From Former 'Bioshock' Devs Has Been Announced!
Question, a studio comprised of some of the industries top game dev veterans has announced an all-new horror game called, The Blackout Club. Coming from the guys that brought you Bioshock, Bioshock 2,...
Matthew Hayhowa year ago
'DDLC' and 'Yume Nikki': Can Video Games Be Art?
CW: This article refers to games with disturbing themes. I have always liked video games. Despite this, occasionally I find myself in arguments where this isn't enough to escape other people's derisio...
Mimo le Singea year ago
Some Thoughts on the 'Metroid' Series
Can the Metroid series be considered part of the Survival Horror genre? In recent years, people have been entertaining the idea that our storied bounty hunter may be getting herself into horrific situ...