The DreadOut makers are now working on a Soulslike

The horror experts at Digital Happiness have announced their latest game, Graveless, with a first trailer. The makers of the popular DreadOut series from Indonesia are once again breaking new ground, as Graveless will be a hack & slash ARPG with solid reference to From Software’s famous Souls games.

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nyctophobia review

Let’s spend our Christmas evenings in an abandoned asylum: Nyctophobia

Games of the horror genre have always exploited the primal fear of the dark, building worlds and painting pictures in which our minds fill in the blanks where our eyes cannot see. This fear of darkness is literally the name of the game in Outlast-inspired Nyctophobia: Devil Unleashed, released July 2021, brought to you by Filipino solo-dev Solitary Games.

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Malaysian Papercraft Horror Returns in Paper Ghost Stories: Third Eye Open

New name, new publisher, but old virtues? Paper Ghost Stories: Third Eye Open is the next installment in the horror anthology inspired by Malaysian and Chinese myths and culture formerly known as Short Creepy Tales. It is also the first full-sized game by Malaysian developer Cellar Vault Games, who will release Paper Ghost Stories: Third Eye Open with the support of publisher Chorus Worldwide in 2023.

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Noosphere is a Nightmarish Journey into the Subconscious

Anyone who sets out to draw attention to themselves in the wide world of first-person horror games needs a clear, unique selling point. For the Singaporean solo developer KOEX, this is the eponymous Noosphere. A relatively little-known philosophical concept about another realm, just like a biosphere, which feeds on logical thinking and consciousness. An unusual approach, but one that the game can only partially do justice to.

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