Midnight Scenes: The Highway by Octavi Navarro is a special edition of the critically acclaimed short game. The roughly 15-minute-long adventure game with atmospheric black-and-white pixel art is inspired by horror and mystery shows from the 1960s such as Twilight Zone and Outer Limits.
“Claire Barnes is about to discover what kind of horrors lurk in the darkness of a deserted road. Welcome to a dimension of horror. Welcome to Midnight Scenes.”
The game is now available on Steam – of course with German subtitles. If you liked the prologue, please support the project on Kickstarter: Saint Kotar.
“Follow the fear of Benedek Dohnany and Nikolay Kalyakin and play the onset of a dark and chilling narrative adventure. Make decisions and affect the events that precede a macabre series of murders, allegedly related to devil worship and witchcraft.”
Red Bow by Stranga is a top-down, creepy adventure game that sets players in the role of Roh, a young girl who gets trapped in a bizarre nightmare filled with creepy monsters!
The game was ported to consoles by Ratalaika Games nd is now available in German for PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch.
“Roh finds herself trapped in a strange dark nightmare world. Help her realize what role she plays by exploring creepy environments. Solve puzzles and find hidden secrets on your adventure. The items you find along the way will decide on which ending you get!”
Hide Or Die by VecFour Digital is a large-scale asymmetrical multiplayer horror game. In cooperation with Level Up Translation, I took care of the German translation. The game is now available in Early Access on Steam!
“Hide or Die is a large scale multiplayer horror game set in a world corrupt with darkness. Dozens of players take the role as survivors, hiding out in remote bunkers, clinging to their last bits of resources. They must gear up, locate abandoned extractors, re-activate them and escape before the darkness fully consumes them. As the game progresses the darkness will corrupt even the strongest survivors, turning them into powerful and terrifying killers whose goal is only to kill those who remain. When the Darkness overtakes the world, the players with the most darkness are deemed The Chosen and are given the role to guard one of three bunkers which become the only possible escapes for the remaining players. This intense last-minute rush to escape is where The Chosen partake in a killing-spree in this brutal end-game with a fortune in rewards for doing so.”
Sagebrush by Redact Games is a narrative adventure game inspired by real sects. Do you dare to explore the abandoned Black Sage Ranch? The game is now available in German – on Steam, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. Port by Ratalaika Games.
“Sagebrush is a short-form first-person narrative adventure about exploring the compound of an apocalyptic Millenialist cult in remote New Mexico years after they collectively took their lives in a mass suicide event.
In Sagebrush, you’ll investigate the long-abandoned Black Sage Ranch, the former home of Perfect Heaven, an apocalyptic cult formed in the early 1990s under the guiding hand of the prophet Father James.”
Clea by InvertMouse is a horror adventure game, where you must outwit the so-called Chaos Servants and escape from the Whitlock Mansion. The game is now available on Steam – also in German, of course!
“Mum and Dad have been experimenting on Chaos Servants, but now, the monsters have been let loose. Clea, with her brother in tow, must escape from the Whitlock Mansion. Watch your back, Clea. Those closest to you may be the real terror.”
Stormhill Mystery: Family Shadows by Specialbit Studio is a fantastic adventure in the style of a hidden object game. Uncover the secrets surrounding your family’s mansion and stand up to the spirits of the world in between! The game is now also available in German!
“Once upon a time there lived a merchant with his wife. The family was happy and had never known grief. However, their maid, Julianne, was jealous of the little family’s happiness and secretly dreamed of taking the place of a beloved wife. She learned of unholy powers hidden deep within the manor that could be summoned by a ritual … although there was a cost. She cursed the merchant’s wife, unleashed deadly powers. The merchant vows to devote the rest of his life to finding a way to release his beloved wife from her cursed world.”
Void Mine by Eteru Studio (developer of Hostil) is a narrative sci-fi adventure full of dangers and secrets. Discover what happened to the crew of a space station and unravel the mystery of the Ironclaw. Now available – of course also in German!
“Attn: JON GAUSS, space derelict investigator authorized by EXO-MINING CENTRAL AGENCY.
You have been assigned the mission of reporting the status of mining station IRONCLAW docked on asteroid UMBRA-133. All communication attempts have been unsuccessful. You are the closest investigator to the scene of the incident.
Keep in mind that you will be exploring the station in absolute absence of GRAVITY. In addition, it is probable that you will encounter a number of UNKNOWN HAZARDS that will challenge your determination. Remember you WON’T have access to WEAPONS, so be prepared to FLEE if necessary. It is important that you manage to HACK the electronic devices you find to determine what has happened to the crew. In addition, you may need to extract the security PASSWORDS for each level.
We look forward to your report. Good luck, detective. Signed: EXO-MINING CENTRAL AGENCY.”
Detention by Red Candl eGames is a atmospheric horror game set in 1960s Taiwan under martial law. The game is available on Steam – you can download the German patch from my website for now!
“Greenwood high school, located in a remote mountainous area, two students found themselves trapped and vulnerable. The place they once knew has changed in unsettling ways, haunted by evil creatures. To escape, they must explore the mysterious campus filled with ominous objects and puzzles. How will they survive in this ever threatening environment? Could they return to safety in one piece?”
“Have you ever had nightmares? Yes, all of us have. John, the protagonist, is no exception. However, his nightmares are frighteningly similar to his reality… Feeling that something’s wrong with his dreams and that he is in danger, John tries to make everything right alone, but eventually fails… His wife is fixated on her own problems, all his friends are gone and his family ties were broken years ago. John has problems at work, problems at home… Only you can help him break out of this endless nightmare! Typical Nightmare is created with help of professional psychiatrists using real cases from their practice. The game doesn’t just frighten you — based on psychoanalysis, it helps to understand the problems that many people tend to have. Who knows, maybe you will face your own fears? Make hard moral decisions that will radically change the protagonist’s life. Find out who plays with John in his dreams and what they want. It’s completely up to you to determine if John will become brave enough to face his fears and overcome them during his Typical Nightmare!”