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Dead Space 2 is too scary?

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I'm also a 'wuss'. Everyone around me plays these games, and I feel like I'm left out because I just can't do it. I would love to be able to play them, because I love scary things and gore, but I won't sleep for a while afterwards and constantly be paranoid that something is behind me.

Jump horror is the worst kind for me, I hate it. You might hate the way the mind games are stuck in your head, but constantly seeing the picture of whatever jumped out at me over and over is worse in my opinion. True, it's just a game, but when you are playing it you don't feel like that do you.

I have to admit, I even jumped playing Escape from Butcher Bay - fighting those creatures in the sewers with no lights.
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All my friends said Dead Space 1 was, and I quote, "crap your pants scary".
After playing through dead space in 2 and half days, about 10 hours in total, I can say that though the game was insanely gory, it was not scary. I really hope that dead space II is scary, but I'm not expecting a whole lot after getting through dead space I so easily. It was a good game, but it wasn't scary. However, to each their own, many people simply don't like horror style games, and that is their own opinion to which they are completely entitled to.
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post #14 of 60
Playing Dead Space 2 atm. It's 4:14am, very dark in my room + I'm playing with headphones with 5.1 surround sound enabled at moderate volume.

The only thing I'm terrified is that there better be some food in the fridge to keep me going for another couple of hours !
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post #15 of 60
If your scared just run and gun and scream a lot. Works for me
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post #16 of 60
i just stick to minesweeper.
post #17 of 60
Too scary? Use trainers and Duke Nukem those damn necromorphs
post #18 of 60
Go watch a movie called Event Horizon. Its a great movie, but you won't sleep for weeks after. On topic, Dead Space 2 from what I have seen played with friends is not scary, the first wasn't scary either, just jumpiness. However, like others have said, Amnesia is a scary game. It keeps you sucked in and freaked out the entire playthrough.
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Originally Posted by answ3r View Post
Go watch a movie called Event Horizon.
WHERE WE'RE GOING WE WONT NEED EYES

But yeah, Dead Space 2 isn't that scary. They really did the atmosphere and lighting well though. Really makes it seem like you're a lone man with thousands of necromorphs around you.
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post #20 of 60
It's not actually scary, it just makes you jump.
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