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Little Nightmares

A platformer game by Tarsier Studios. The player assumes the role of Six, a heroine who was kidnapped by monsters and locked in an underwater complex called The Maw.

Arcade | platform | horror | indie games | 2.5 D

Little Nightmares cover

developer: Tarsier Studios

Official website

Game mode: single player

game release date:

28Apr2017

PS4 PC XONE

18May2018

Switch

Little Nightmares is an original platformer game developed by the independent Tarsier Studios. The production was announced in 2015 and was initially entitled Hunger. The project, partially financed from Nordic Game Program funds, won the Best Indie Game award at gamescom 2016. The game was released for many platforms, including PC, PS4 and etc..

Plot

In Little Nightmares, the player assumes the role of Six — a girl in a yellow water-repellent coat who was kidnapped by monsters and imprisoned in an underwater complex called The Maw. Her task is to escape this ghastly place. Achieving this goal is not simple, though, because the heroine has to face numerous dangers conjured by childhood nightmares.

Mechanics

Little Nightmares for PC, PS4 and etc. is evocative of such productions as the cult Limbo. The action is presented from a side view, while the gameplay is based on hopping from platform to platform, and solving environmental puzzles that require agility and logical thinking. In this way, we can unlock the path to the next room and thus move towards the exit from The Maw.

Threats to the protagonist’s life are, first and foremost, nightmarish, overgrown enemies such as a horrifying cook. The girl is unable to fight them since she is only armed with a lighter. Therefore, the player has to sneak behind their back and do so without making too much noise because drawing our opponent’s attention can end tragically for Six.

Technical aspects

Little Nightmares for PC, PS4 and etc. is characterized by high-quality three-dimensional graphics. From among other platformer games, the title is distinguished by its grim style and toned down colors.

PEGI Rating

Age rating. The PEGI rating considers the age suitability of a game, not the level of difficulty.Game contains depictions of violence.

System requirements

PC / Windows

Recommended: Intel Core i7 3.6 GHz, 8 GB RAM, graphic card 2 GB GeForce GTX 660 or better, 10 GB HDD, Windows 7 64-bit
Minimum: Intel Core i3 3.0 GHz, 4 GB RAM, graphic card 1 GB GeForce GTX 460 or better, 10 GB HDD, Windows 7 64-bit

Little Nightmares Game Guide

game guide 05 May 2017

This guide contains advice and control scheme, which will allow you to hit the ground running with this game and immerse in its world. Our solution will allow you to solve every puzzle in the game.

Little Nightmares gets a release date and a new trailer

News 18 January 2017 12:20

You can now pre-order Little Nightmares, a creepy mixture of Unravel's mechanics and Limbo's mood, in either digital or physical edition. The latter is limited and offers a package of physical goodies apart from the game itself.

Unravel meets Limbo in creepy platformer Little Nightmares – watch gamescom trailer

News 19 August 2016 13:59

Ready to revisit your childhood fears? Meet Little Nightmares, a combination of Unravel-like mechanics and creepy story resembling Limbo.