Home | Profile - Edit | Your Page | Your Inbox Browse | Search Games   |   Log In

Download


Play Online
Play this game in your Web browser.

Have you played this game?

You can rate this game, record that you've played it, or put it on your wish list after you log in.

Playlists and Wishlists

RSS Feeds

New member reviews
Updates to downloadable files
All updates to this page

Bogeyman

by Elizabeth Smyth profile

Horror, Fantasy
2018

About the Story

You can go home when you learn to be good.

Game Details

Language: English (en)
First Publication Date: October 1, 2018
Current Version: Unknown
License: Freeware
Development System: Twine
IFID: 5BA9FDFD-D327-465C-B186-3A2A5CCE4884
TUID: ltwvgb2lubkx82yi

Off-Site Reviews

McT's Interactive Fiction Reviews

What begins as a fairly unsettling depiction of this child’s imprisonment by the bogeyman, turns into something darker. And then darker again. It builds slowly, this horror. It pulls no punches – all your worst imaginings of what might happen to children who can’t learn to be good are here. All moving towards an inevitable, uncompromising conclusion.

...If I had a criticism of this game, it would be that I would have liked to have had more in the way of a result of some of my choices – there are many times when I can make a decision to be, for example, nice or nasty to the other children – it would have been nice to have had those choices gradually reflected throughout the game.

This is my favorite choice game of the competition so far. 9/10
See the full review

Page Update History

v.5: 17-Nov-2018 16:54 - Doug Orleans (Current Version) - Edit Page - Normal View
Changed external review links
  v.4: 17-Nov-2018 16:54 - Doug Orleans
Changed download links
v.3: 16-Oct-2018 08:00 - J. J. Guest
Changed external review links
v.2: 05-Oct-2018 11:22 - untiltheygo
Changed IFIDs, genre, author
v.1: 05-Oct-2018 10:54 - CMG
Created page