Always short of a few bob and looking for something a bit different, each week I scour the internet for fun, interesting or just plain curious Indie Freebies. This week’s highlighted titles are: V.H.S: Video.Horror.Story, a short survival horror that forces you to choose between seeing either the environment or the monsters; Cigarettes, an abstract and introspective walking sim; and Minute of Rage, an uber hard survival platformer set in a hellish arena.
As I’ve probably mentioned before, horror fiction often relies on characters behaving in idiotic and irrational ways. One particular bug bear of mine is how and why people manage to keep filming everything despite being attacked and chased by unspeakable monstrosities or deranged killers. Well, V.H.S: Video.Horror.Story actually gives you a reason to keep holding onto to that camera – you can’t see the monsters without it.
Read more on Gaming Respawn via Indie Freebies: V.H.S: Video.Horror.Story, Cigarettes and Minute of Rage