A curated collection of games that leans towards the scary, the sinister, the darkly cute and the long-forgotten.
Recommending the finest spine-chilling content.

Elvira: Mistress of the Dark

Horror Soft (1990)

Every movie and TV series got a computer game license in the early 1990s, and these were rarely good. Horror Soft's Elvira: Mistress of the Dark was a rare exception.

a05bcab3113acaf3It has not all that much to do with 1988 horror-comedy film of the same name,...

Darkest Fear trilogy

Rovio, 2005-2006

Before the rise and fall of Angry Birds, Rovio produced a number of Java phone games, of which the shining jewel (or darkest void?) was undoubtedly the Darkest Fear series.

Hybrid survival horror puzzle adventure games with a genuinely haunting atmosphere...