Curse: Eye of Isis

I’ve added Curse: Eye of Isis to the database, bringing the total number of games listed to 73. Forums user ZombieEater mentioned the game, which I’d previously never heard of. It looks interesting. I recently completed Clock Tower 2. I am inching closer to the 40% completion mark, but new games seem to come out […]

Defining Horror for the Japanese?

There is an interesting thread going on over at GameGirlAdvance right now about the nature of horror in the West and in Japan. Specifically, the article compares Manhunt to Fatal Frame 2 as examples of horror from two different cultures. A delightful discussion has ensued. Check it out.

Happy Holidays!

HAPPY HOLIDAYS! As the New Year approaches, I’d like to add some features to the site. My weblogs suggest that we get a lot of hits, despite the relatively quiet forum. What additions would you like to see on the site? More mini-reviews? Weekly Polls? What would make the site better? Leave a comment and […]

Fatal Frame 2

Fatal Frame 2: Crimson Butterfly is out, and is accumulating pretty good reviews. By all accounts it is scarier than the first, and I am looking forward to getting my hands on it. In the mean time, I’ve been playing Clock Tower 2 and Extermination, both of which are pretty fun.

Buncha updates

Haven’t posted any updates lately, thanks to Thanksgiving and a terrible cold. Here is some stuff from the past week: Forums member Endaso hooked me up with some information on Dark Tales – From The Lost Soul, which I’ve added to the database. The game appears to be a movie with several decision points. Forum […]