horror

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

Adam Wallace10 months ago
'F.E.A.R.' – As If Little Girls Weren't Creepy Enough
Hello, and welcome back to Second Chances where I give another shot to the maligned and forgotten, and I'm emptying a full clip into this one. When I put together my No-Zombies Playlist last year, I l...
CD Turner10 months ago
5 Gameplay Mechanics in Horror Titles Nobody Wanted
I don't get people that are so adamant about making their horror games "realistic." I know if I actually encountered a zombie hoard, they'd be already picking my sinews out of their undead teeth. When...
Kyle Kong10 months ago
'Until Dawn'—A New Twist
Finally, it's that time again boys and girls! All Hallow's Eve is upon us and that means it's time for trick-or-treating, haunted houses, dressing up, and horror movies or in my case, horror video gam...
Kimberly Beier10 months ago
Top 7 Ways to Not Get Scared Playing a Horror Game
I'm probably the biggest scaredy cat when it comes to horror video games. Yet, my gamer girl self still insists on playing every scary game that comes out and I willingly go and give myself multiple h...
CD Turner10 months ago
5 Levels Everyone Loves/Hates in Horror Games
Because not all gamers are created equal in their play styles. Some of you actually like sneaking around monsters and not barreling through them like a bull in a bull shop. Yes, that made sense. What ...
CD Turner10 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 Turner10 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 Seebregtsa year 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 Dibblea year 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 Dibblea year 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 Dibblea year 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 ...