New video: ‘Clock Tower: The First Fear’ (1995)

“Clock Tower” is a necessary step in the history of horror video games, still influential but not exempt from previous influences. Taking as reference the Italian horror cinema and the slasher, this game marked the survival horror without even belonging to the genre, but… Is it good as an adventure game?

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Henrique Lage

Writing essays. Writing games. Writing essays about games. Narrative Design Teacher.