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Dead Space 2 is just too scary

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I bought this game along with NFS hot pursuit. So far ive been thumping hot pursuit, but totally avoiding DS2. I wanna play it so bad, since its fun at times, but its just too scary to play!

My two cents
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really? I thought it was pretty mild. It's a lot of jump horror, which generally isn't too scary.
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post #3 of 60
I agree, it's just jump scares, not mind games.
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i only i could think like you logical people. Im a wuss.frown.gif
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post #5 of 60
Jump scares are good enough for entertainment. Mind games are the reason why my insomnia is coming back. frown.gif
    
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My kind of game. Definitely plan on checking it out.
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post #7 of 60
Game had it's scary moments for me. I started my first round on like the 2nd to last setting, and I was constantly running around with barely any ammo while I was getting ambushed.
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post #8 of 60
Honestly, I've played DS-1. It wasn't scary at all, well.. maybe for the first few times that you get surprised, but when you get used to it, the scare was gone.

Try playing Amnesia. No jump-scares, just pure atmospheric horror.
    
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post #9 of 60
You need to get Amnesia: The Dark Descent.
THAT game is SCARY.
You don't even get to fight back!
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post #10 of 60
When I'm too scared while gaming, I either put on some music (to cancel out the atmospheric sounds in the game) or make fun of the enemies. It can make any scary game funny, so it should do the trick for you.
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