I often have this conversation in the horror community … well it’s usually just me mentioning it and no one responding to it. Any way, I just don’t think quote on quote “scary movies” are actually scary. Sure, as a kid, Freddy, Jason, and Mike scared the shit out of me. But once I entered my teenage years, these movies became campy, cheesy, comedic gold. I mean my little sisters and cousins watched this shit like Sesame St., so they were probably even less phased than I was. Crazy little fuckers. All that said, there’s still one thing that creeps mature adult me out to this day … DOOM. Developed by id software and released in 1993, DOOM took computer-based gaming to a whole new level of immersion. Strap up, turn out the lights, and prepare to send your heart-rate through the roof as you blast your way through demon-infested space stations, ridiculous arsenal in tow, in search of a truth that only gets grimmer the further you progress. This game was LOADS of...
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