Player Rating5.52/8

"#197 overall, #20 for 2016"
based on 90 ratings since 12/14/2018
played 505 times (finished 23)

Story Difficulty3/8

"trek through the forest"

Play Length6/8

"It'll be a while, better grab a SnickersĀ®"

Maturity Level7/8

"anything goes"
Some material may be inappropriate for persons under age 18. If this were a movie, it would probably be R.



Take control of a teenager moving to Dawnwood, a boring town deep in the south in the middle of nowhere. Still, the town holds many deep and dark secrets, many of which you will uncover soon...

Player Comments

It took a bit before the story really hit its stride, but it slowly unfolded into a really entertaining horror story. There are a lot of bloody, gruesome ways to die - in fact, there's just a lot of blood and gruesome things in general - but the reveal of Dawnwood as a town with a dark secret was very well done, and some of the endings were very satisfying.

The characters are somewhat stock for the genre and don't seem to have all that much depth, so it reads a bit like a cliché young adult romance at first. I was worried, at first, that it would be taking the Twilight route, but then the second half - which was far more plot heavy - kicked in, and the story took a sharp turn for the better. Or, the more macabre, but that's a good thing, given the genre.

All in all, I had fun, there was definitely a sense of horror and dramatic tension, and the story was expansive and long enough to keep me playing for quite a while. Some more proof-freading would help, since there are mistakes here and there, and a little more characterization would help make the plot more compelling, but it's not bad. Not bad at all.
-- the_quiller on 3/2/2016 5:13:30 PM with a score of 0
Great Story, but the grammar is atrocious! This story has quite a bit of potential, but is filled with errors and misused words. Keep trying!
-- xxtabxx on 4/14/2020 5:07:03 AM with a score of 0
It's good but too short !
-- Kuro on 3/7/2019 5:35:32 AM with a score of 0
Loved it
-- Quorrah on 9/1/2018 6:09:01 PM with a score of 0
I found around 5 endings and all I have to say is that you Sir... are THAT DUDE.
-- TheHumanCookie on 3/16/2018 12:10:18 PM with a score of 0
This definately made me happy! I'm a bit weird in that I really enjoy creepy and horror-based stories and artwork, and this just brightened my day (or darkened, theoretically) I would really enjoy playing either an update yo the game or a sequel or prequel. Hope you come out with one (or both) soon!

-- Jesza on 11/25/2017 12:26:23 PM with a score of 0
I liked this book. It had a good storyline, but I do wish that it was longer. Anyway, nice job.
-- DiniTheWizard on 5/22/2017 10:08:05 PM with a score of 0
Even with few typos and inconsistencies it was not bad at all. I liked the story but I felt that it ended prematurely.
-- John Cury on 2/20/2017 10:22:32 AM with a score of 0
This was definitely creepy. Hazel ended up getting pregnant with the key bearer and managed to escape from the dead man twice. She also managed to lure the beast to the cultist and live through it all. This girl was pretty tough. I really liked it though.
-- hblovecraft on 1/8/2017 1:51:21 AM with a score of 0
Good story. Enjoyable. :)
-- Quorrah on 12/20/2016 5:33:54 PM with a score of 0
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