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i can't play this in a dark room alone.
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One of my favorite games. Just the right amount of action and just the right amount of creepiness.
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lol you should try Amnesia:the dark descent. If f.e.a.r. made you pee yourself, this game will make your gull bladder explode
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lol you should try Amnesia:the dark descent. If f.e.a.r. made you pee yourself, this game will make your gull bladder explode
i tried it, it's a pretty slow game i think. i prefer having a weapon in my hand with something to kill.
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Fear was predictable. Just run through the scary music/silence parts and you'll be fine.

Just enjoy the nice enemy AI.
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i tried it, it's a pretty slow game i think. i prefer having a weapon in my hand with something to kill.
is that the 'excuse' you gave yourself to stop playing it??
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Want a scary game try Amnesia: The Dark Descent. Fear was to Predictable dont get me wrong I liked the Fear series but I didnt find it all that Scary
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i watched the steam preview of amnesia. it looks pretty cool, is the gameplay similar to how the character reacts in the preview? or was that gameplay =)
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And this is supposed to be new? The game came out in 2005 .
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My friend (who isn't scared easily) pointed out that he was never upset by the Alma appearances because she never directly attacks you. But for me, just having her suddenly appear is enough to spook me.

Case in point... (spoilers if you like to be scared?)

There was this one point, maybe halfway through the game, where you're crawling through an air duct, and your flashlight flickers, and the radio makes that telltale crackling. Then suddenly you're plunged into darkness. The flashlight flickers back on, and Alma is crawling really fast towards you, and the music makes a sudden crescendo of sharp dissonance.

I screamed like a girl and pushed myself away from the computer so fast that my headphones were yanked from my head. Never played past that point, partly because I forgot to rescue the savegames before doing a reformat.
    
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