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Yomawari Night Alone Free Download Repacklab tells the haunting tale of a girl, seemingly alone, trying to find her sister and lost dog Poro in her small town. As our heroine’s adventure beginss, it’s clear from the offset that the town is haunted, and she must go on her quest without being caught by the many ghosts that roam the streets. Settling in to play, we’re immediately struck with how visually appealing Yowamari is. The characters are adorable, and the whole feel of the town is very quaint. Even the ghosts are somewhat cute – except when they appear without warning and send you back to your last save point. The game quickly proves that its cutesy tone is all for show, and that its story won’t pull any punches. Indeed, it’s kind of disarming that in the opening scene, there’s a horrible accident that you’re tricked into triggering, immediately leaving you with the worst sense of guilt. SEXY GAMES

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Navigating through the eerie town, the presence of ghosts is signified by a heartbeat, which becomes faster as the distance closes. You’re then left with the choice of running away or hiding in a nearby bush or behind a sign until the ghost passes. If you choose the latter, the screen closes in on whatever object you’re using to conceal yourself, and the heartbeat couples with a blood spatter which moves according to where the ghost is. Everything about Yomawari is carefully planned to put you on edge, from the cute character design, to the map drawn in crayon. The only sounds to be heard for the majority of the game are the footsteps of our protagonist, and the crickets chirping in the background. It’s hammered home that this is a little girl on her own in this situation, and her childish naivety is proven time and time again as she doesn’t appear to grasp the gravity of certain situations that she’s in.

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There’s little direction in Yomawari, and it only ever gives very subtle hints about what you should do next. No map markers, no navigation arrows, nothing. Sadly, this can lead to a lot of mostly pointless wandering about as you waste time exploring the town only to not progress the story at all. While wandering can help you fill out your map for later, the lack of guidance serves to be the title’s only real source of frustration. Billed as a horror game, Yomawari: Night Alone ultimately feels like it falls more on the side of tragedy. Sure, it has its jump scares which can get the blood racing, but the town and its supernatural inhabitants just feel a little too charming to be considered a real threat. SimCity Deluxe Edition

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The town at night is empty, but its darkened streets aren’t completely free of activity.  The shadowy dead stalk any who cross their paths, making going outside a task for only the bravest or most desperate people.  When a young girl first loses her dog and then her sister disappears while looking for it, she has just the right combination of those two emotions to head out into the darkness after them.  The ghosts are pure Japanese in origin, making them infinitely weirder than the “glowing translucent people” of western mythology, and when the sun sets they turn the town into a freakshow of shadows, specters, multi-legged demons, possessed items and other surprises waiting to jump out at a young girl who just wants her sister back.

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Yomawari: Night Alone is a strange stealthy nighttime horror-adventure.  It’s a mix of wonderful ideas, janky execution, emotional moments, and plenty of jump scares, set in a desolate open-world town and its surrounding areas.  All the horror staples make an appearance- creepy schoolgrounds, haunted downtown area, shadowy shrines, abandoned factory, windswept rice fields, and plenty more all crawling with an assortment of the hostile undead. It’s dangerous out there, but the occasional Jizo statue acts as a temporary checkpoint (not, and this is very important, a save point, despite the text saying “quick save”) on the many, many times you get the poor girl killed off. The nameless girl isn’t entirely defenseless, but it’s close.  She mostly runs away from the ghosts, but hiding in bushes and signs works too. STORY OF SEASONS: Friends of Mineral Town

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When running her stamina bar shrinks down at a pace that’s determined by how frightened she is, and when her heart is pounding with fear it dissipates almost instantly.  For most ghosts this isn’t too big a deal, seeing as walking speed is just barely quick enough to keep her out of their grip, but there are a few encounters where this mechanic is maddening.  The third chapter of the game see the girl running from the persistent ghost of a young woman who died after falling off a cliff, and it’s here that the game shows its controls are better suited to doing anything but action.  The ghost’s attacks are quick enough that it’s easy to accidentally waste the tiny moment of Run that’s available before fear eradicates the stamina bar, making for a section that’s wildly aggravating.  Thankfully it ends on a touching story note, but Yomawari is at its best when not putting its controls to the test.

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Most of the time, thankfully, the girl is exploring the town, picking up keys and collectibles to help her on the way, all while using the flashlight to scout the ghosts ahead and plan the least confrontational way around.  Some ghosts are always visible but most only show up in the beam of her flashlight.  Their invisibility doesn’t make them any less dangerous, and that’s particularly tricky when they hang around more visible supernatural creatures who are triggered by light.  Other creatures are more attuned to sound, requiring tiptoeing past, while still more ghosts just tool around minding their own business but utterly indifferent to mowing down whoever gets in their way.  It’s a menagerie of the paranormal and if they aren’t overtly hostile then the best you can hope for is indifference.

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Yomawari’s strongest point, in fact, is it’s personality, which shines through in every scene.  The 2D art is gorgeous, easily overriding the stiff animations, and while the story is very light on the words it packs a strong emotional punch.  I’m being purposefully quiet about a specific spoiler, in fact, but it shades the entire game with a sense of sadness for the girl who isn’t yet equipped to deal with her situation.  She’s not out to save the world but rather find her dog and sister, and that’s a goal that’s easy to relate to despite knowing something the girl doesn’t. The story, with its sad undertones, will definitely tug at the heart strings the more that it unfolds – far more frequently than it’ll scare you, especially once you become accustomed to the ghost’s surprise visits. Yomawari is satisfying in its own weird way, but those looking for a good scare may be disappointed that any potential threat is short-lived. STORY OF SEASONS: Pioneers of Olive Town

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Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
OS: Windows 10/8.1/7
Processor: Intel Core i3-2310M 2.10 GHz
Memory: 2 GB RAM
Graphics: Intel HD Graphics Family (HD 4000)
DirectX: Version 10
Storage: 2 GB available space
Sound Card: Realtek High Definition Audio

Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
OS: Windows 10/8.1/7
Processor: AMD A10-5800K APU with Radeon™ HD Graphics
Memory: 2 GB RAM
Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560 Ti
DirectX: Version 10
Storage: 2 GB available space
Sound Card: Realtek High Definition Audio