Tag: Fear

Coming out of Nowhere: Horror and Games

 

I’ll level with you: I’m not the world’s biggest fan of horror films, but I absolutely love horror video games. It is a genre that I feel most people overlook. Naturally, some people don’t enjoy being scared, and thus would be disinterested from the genre.  Others however might not be willing to pay the 60 dollar price tag to be scared (as noted by Cliff Bleszinski), or feel that they won’t be sufficiently scared, and thus a horror game is not worth buying.  What happened to the best selling Silent Hill games? What about Eternal Darkness released on the Gamecube?… Read the rest