Thunderbolt: Ju-On: The Grudge Review

Survival-horror is possibly the single-most depressing genre in the games industry. This is not a sad-yet-satisfying "So that's why your wife's dead, Mr. Sunderland," sort of depressing; rather, it is depressing because no other genre has as much unrealized potential. No other games are so intrinsically human: in order for horror be effective, its characters cannot be super-powered slayers of all interstellar foes; rather, they must be at least moderately sympathetic, and vulnerable in situations of real danger. If done correctly, they can be just like the rest of us: frightened, helpless, and alone.

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