Hello everyone! Welcome to another Spooky October edition of Waypoint Weeklies!
There are plenty of games that have been crafted with the intention of scaring the player as a top priority. Horror games have a long history, and are certainly thriving in the current era. But sometimes scary moments in games come out of nowhere, and may not have even intended by the developers.
This week we’re talking about our favorite scary moments from non-horror games, intentional or not! Maybe it’s a particularly memorable jump scare, or a haunting detail from a character’s backstory. What frightening moment from a non-horror game stands out most in your memory?
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