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Dark Times: Merry Christmas

by Bizaron

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File size: 16 MB
Downloaded: 366 times
Graphics: 800x600, 32-bit color
Operating System(s):

Windows

Game Genre:
Other
Game Type:
Drama
Story Type:
Original
Release Date:
20 Dec 2017
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This game features voice acting.

About this game

"Dark Times: Merry Christmas" is the very first installment in my "Dark Times" series. It tells a sad story about a little boy who lives in a wooden hut with the rest of his family. His brother goes outside to collect wood but doesn't return. Find out what's going on! If you want this game to have its full effect, then switch your lights off while playing it! The "Dark Times" series is characteristic by its use of black and white colors and economic graphics, as well as dealing with "dark" topics. This one is bleak and sad but not all "Dark Times" games will be like this. A universal rule in my games: To open any door, use the "grab cursor" and some hitboxes might be small or tricky so give them more tries. Anyway, have fun!

4 people commented on this game (newest first):

Anyone who thinks 2020 has been a bad year should go and experience the life of Billy, in this creepy dark adventure. The voice acting is right on par with this game.
2020-12-04 18:52:42 by Andy
Michael2968: Thank you :) I am gonna create a continuation but as first, I am probably gonna release some unrelated episodes of "Dark Times" to create some basic lore.
2018-01-04 15:27:13 by Bizaron
This is a fun but dark game. I would like to see a continuation of this game in the future.
2018-01-03 20:12:04 by Michael2968
Very stylish gfx, looking hand-drawn :)
Dark story.
Overall, a game with very good atmosphere, and I am looking forward to the next by you ^_^
2017-12-23 21:03:53 by KyriakosCH
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