The game industry can be a harsh mistress at times, and nothing is worse to see a game that led to the closing of its studio despite being critically praised. Ghostbusters 2009 is largely not being sold anymore, and most modern gamers probably don’t know that it existed. Yet despite that, it remains as one of the best licensed games ever made and a love letter to all Ghostbusters fans from studio Terminal Reality.
For this segment, we talked about horror design, and the important aspects when it comes to generating it in video games and other mediums.
Little Nightmares is a game all about style: A disturbingly haunting style. Billed as part puzzle platformer and part horror game, the title unfortunately doesn’t seem to know how to make the gameplay as engaging as the aesthetics.