English | 2021 | ISBN: 0367721740 | 145 pages | True PDF | 21.77 MB
TheGame Design Deep Dive
series examines a specific game system or mechanic over the course of the history of the industry. This entry will examine the history and design of the horror genre and elements in video games. The author analyzes early video game examples, including the differences between survival, action-horror, and psychological horror. Thanks to recent hits likeFive Night's at Freddy's
,Bendy and the Ink Machine,
and recentResident Evil
titles, the horror genre has seen a strong resurgence. For this book in theGame Design Deep Dive
series, Joshua Bycer will go over the evolution of horror in video games and game design, and what it means to create a terrifying and chilling experience.