Tag Archives: Fear

Horror needs to mature

I’ve never completed FEAR. Well, that’s an understatement to say the least. I’ve never got further than about forty minutes into it. The opening level had me nearly sobbing at my keyboard after the hundredth time something jumped right in my face; ultimately rendering me physically unable to press the ‘W’ key for fear that I might die of shock. And I nearly did die once – that bit in DOOM 3 where a demon bursts out from under some stairs. God. Of course by ‘nearly dying’ I actually mean “letting out a girly scream followed by a pathetic whimper”…

Tourist Pics

Fallout 3 has produced some fantastic visual snippets, that while I can’t really go into for fear of ‘OMG spoilerz!1!’, I feel I should share with you. You could call them Holiday snaps from the wasteland. What an epic little scene this was. It racked me with guilt of course, but that soon evaporated when I got lots of money and a nice place to live. This picture would benefit from an ‘Epic Fail’ under it. A little calm before the storm moment that never actually happened. I changed my mind and resolved the issue through a bit of diplomacy….I…