Krzysztof Chomicki of Phobia Game Studio on making reverse horror game CARRION
Carrion is a reverse horror game in which you play as an amorphous creature of unknown origins.
The game received universal acclaim from players and critics for its clever power-fantasy premise, as well as satisfying traversal and combat mechanics, which allow for gameplay that can be both strategic and chaotic.
The team behind the game is Polish developer called Phobia Game Studio, whose members previously shipped 2D platformer Butcher.
Marta Szymańska of Super Sexy Software on inventing “white horror” genre in The Shattering
The Shattering is a first-person story-driven psychological thriller with horror elements. It came out on the 21 Apr, and is currently available on PC.
Rather than relying on the genre’s clichés such as jumpscares and the generous use of darkness, The Shattering invokes fear through the absence of information. It defines the overall design of the game, with its shifting environments, invisible characters and the color palette that is dominated by various shades of white.