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  1. The 50 Best PC Games of All Time: Part FourRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Bit-tech.net

    ... in the maw of anyone who says otherwise. When I started writing this particular entry the introductory music for Amnesia played in my head, and I genuinely shivered. Those opening chords played on a double-bass from hell set the tone for ...

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  2. Frictional Games Has Begun Work on Its First Non-Horror GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | IGN

    Frictional Games, creator of Amnesia: The Dark Descent and last year's SOMA , is branching out and starting work on its first non-horror game. According to Wow247 's interview with creative director Thomas Grip, there are two games in the works: "One game is horror... the other is not."

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  3. Amnesia/SOMA Dev Working on First Non-Horror GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | IGN

    Frictional Games, creator of Amnesia: The Dark Descent and last year's SOMA , is branching out and starting work on its first non-horror game. According to Wow247 's interview with creative director Thomas Grip, there are two games in the works: "One game is horror... the other is not."

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  4. Outlast 2: First Look at Gameplay Is a Wild Trip to HellRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | DreadCentrol.com

    When Outlast dropped in 2013, it was in the wake of Amnesia: The Dark Descent . After an era of Resident Evil 4 -inspired action horror titles, the return to a more stealth-focused horror experience was heralded as the coming of a new and glorious dark age.

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  5. OutrunRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2016 | On Social Marketing and Social Change

    ... Vimeo channel released an Outrun-style parody energy drink commercial as a promotional ad for the Miami nightclub Amnesia (shown below). Within three years, the video garnered upwards of 1.3 million views and 6,200 comments. where Redditor ...

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  6. Resident Evil 7's demo fails to be the next P.T.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Eurogamer

    ... run in the demo, so there's no suggestion that we'll get into the sort of heart-racing escapes that made Outlast and Amnesia: The Dark Descent so thrilling. There is a crouch button, however, but it's yet to be used for sneaking. The one thing that ...

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  7. New Call Of Cthulhu Trailer Is Creepy And UnnervingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Cinema Blend News

    ... intrigued leading up to its 2017 release. A lot of gamers are curious if it will be similar to Frictional Games' Amnesia _ or if it will play out like Red Barrels' _ Outlast . Based on some descriptions of Call of Cthulhu , it doesn't appear to have ...

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  8. Dead by Daylight is a promising, horrifying twist on asymmetrical multiplayerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Eurogamer

    ... with a large player-count, while single-player titles about hiding from monsters, like Alien: Isolation and Amnesia: The Dark Descent, put you at the mercy of chaotic, seemingly unfair AI. Dead by Daylight understands that getting slaughtered by a ...

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  9. $11.99 Amnesia: The Dark Descent PC-Physical at Amazon.com + Free Ship w/ PrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2016 | Cheap Ass Gamer

    From a 3rd party but looks like it's the lowest price for the game right now. It's $20 on Steam .

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  10. Amnesia developer Frictional Games has two new projects in the worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | Digital Trends

    Amnesia: The Dark Descent and Soma creator Frictional Games has announced that it has two new projects in development as part of a company-wide shift in favor of frequent, experimental releases. The strategy will give the veteran studio greater freedom in its release strategy, as the team will be less reliant on revenue earned from its back catalog.

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  11. SOMA has sold 250K, needs to sell 30K more to be profitableRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | GamesIndustry.biz

    ... portfolio to prevent one game cannabalising the sales of another - something it believes happened with SOMA and Amnesia: The Dark Descent. "So if we make another sci-fi game, we'll probably tone down the horror elements and make the sci-fi narrative ...

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  12. Soma has sold over 250k copiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | Eurogamer

    ... The other downside to this genre-merging was that by still being partially a horror game, Soma's release resulted in Amnesia: The Dark Descent's sales plummeting in lieu of the studio's successor. "We saw the same happening when we released Amnesia: ...

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  13. REVIEW: Layers of FearRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2016 | ActionTrip

    ... situations are just teeming with stuff we've seen in other horror games (and movies) many times before, from P.T. to Amnesia: The Dark Descent . The fact that only some of these were executed brilliantly may not be enough to attract all players, ...

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  14. Thomas Grip on Amnesia, SOMA and gaminga s horror revolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    Over the past eight years, Scandinavian indie developers Frictional Games have exerted a powerful influence on horror gaming, first with slow-burning phenomenon Amnesia: The Dark Descent , and now with the mind-bending and philosophical SOMA . At the end of a year that has only enhanced their reputation further, co-founder Thomas Grip spoke to Mark Butler about what drives him, his mixed feelings on the legacy of Amnesia , and why SOMA might prove to be the end of an era for Frictional in gameplay terms.

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  15. Unfinished business: dent that library of games you never playRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | Nag.blog

    ... with Hoard . It's an arcade-y strategy game wherein you play a dragon. Looks cool enough. Also, dragons. Next up is Amnesia: The Dark Descent . I remember Dane playing this and being hopelessly terrified all the time. I'm not sure why I've had the ...

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  16. Review: Layers of Fear is more fascinating and phantasmagorical than fearfulRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... speaking I enjoy horror games, although I typically prefer more action-oriented survival horror along the lines of Amnesia: The Dark Descent or SOMA . However, as long as the story and game play are intriguing enough and well-made, I also enjoy ...

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  17. Thomas Grip on gaming's horror revolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    Over the past eight years, Scandinavian indie developers Frictional Games have exerted a powerful influence on horror gaming, first with slow-burning phenomenon Amnesia: The Dark Descent , and now with the mind-bending and philosophical SOMA . At the end of a year that has only enhanced their reputation further, co-founder Thomas Grip spoke to Mark Butler about what drives him, his mixed feelings on the legacy of Amnesia , and why SOMA might prove to be the end of an era for Frictional in gameplay terms.

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  18. Horror Game Visage Successfully Funded With Still A Month To GoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | Cinema Blend News

    ... an uneasy atmosphere is the key to any truly terrifying horror game. When you look at games like Silent Hill , Amnesia: The Dark Descent and P.T. , all of those games relied on atmosphere to really sell the horror. So it excites me to see more games ...

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  19. Ex-Blizzard Devs Are Working On New Horror GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | Cinema Blend News

    ... going into the action horror game . Broken takes place in the year 2021 and reminds me a little of Dead Space meets Amnesia: The Dark Descent . While the gameplay is third-person, the horror elements are definitely there. The campaign has a massive ...

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  20. Another PT inspired game hits KickstarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | TrustedReviews

    ... successor. We're driven by the lack of truly terrifying games on the market like Alien: Isolation, PR. F.E.A.R. and Amnesia: The Dark Descent." Visage has already reached its Canadian $35,000 goal, with over Canadian $41,000 at the time of writing ...

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