Art of Gaming: can Resident Evil, Slender and Dead by Daylight help us overcome our fears?

The first in a 10-part series looks at why we enjoy fear.

3 years ago

Slender headlines

  • Slender: The Arrival creeping onto PS4, Xbox One in March

    Slender: The Arrival sold like hotcakes on PC and last-gen consoles, so why not terrify yourself on PS4 and Xbox One, too?

    5 years ago
  • Clueless Gamer PC edition: watch Conan play Amnesia, Outlast, and Slender

    Amnesia, Outlast, and Slender are the latest games to be played by Clueless Gamer Conan O’Brien, and you can watch his reaction to the three games below. As usual, it’s all rather silly, but all in the name of fun.

    6 years ago
  • Runner 2: Slender Man easter egg is all kinds of creepy

    Runner 2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien features a stage haunted by Parsec Productions’ ghastly Slender Man character.

    7 years ago
  • Slender Source mod will allow you to play with friends

    For those who are too afraid to go it alone in Slender Man, a work-in-progress version using the Source Engine is in the works which will allow you to play it with equally masochistic friends.Here’s the blurb: “Players must work together to collect a certain amount of creepy dolls all while trying to avoid the […]

    8 years ago
  • Slender beta now available for the courageous

    If you have nothing better to do than gibber in terror today, why not try out the free beta of Slender? Reports suggest it’s crap-your-pants terrifying, especially in the dark. There’s a trailer through the break, but in short, it’s a game all about the classic creepypasta Slender Man, which inspired Minecraft’s Herobrine and Endermen […]

    8 years ago