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The Split Personalities And Alter Egos Of Horror Games

The Split Personalities And Alter Egos Of Horror Games

There’s a (mostly) unspoken axiom among players and designers that a video game avatar should fit the player like a tailor-made glove fits the hand. The ideal avatar, this theory holds, is an extension of ourselves; an attractive and comfy container that invites us to step inside. Any friction that…