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  The Crooked Man drops onto Steam and Playism - A horror classic spearheading the release of The Strange Man Series.
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[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

PLAYISM is proud to announce that the cult hit The Strange Man series from Uri Games is releasing on Steam, starting with the release of The Crooked Man.

The Crooked Man

The Crooked Man from “The Strange Man” Series developed by Uri Games is a cult hit amongst RPG Horror games, and has now made its debut onto Playism and Steam.

The Crooked Man is a 2D horror game, the first installment in a series of games, scheduled to be released soon.


Steam Store Page:

Playism Store Page:

The Strange Man Series continues! 

The Sand Man, The Boogie Man and The Hanged Man are all scheduled to release on Playism and Steam too.


In The Crooked Man, you play as David Hoover, who has recently moved to a new apartment during a rather rough time in his life. In the midst of him struggling to deal with his current situation, David starts to experience some odd occurrences in his apartment, and decides its best to ask a little about the former tenant.

However, he learns little.

Strangely compelled to learn more about this man, David sets off in search of him, hoping to find answers to his questions.


  • 2D horror-adventure featuring exploration and action elements.
  • Wide range of hardcore expressions of violence.
  • Multiple Endings.
  • The beginning of a series of fantastic 2D horror games, coming soon to Playism and Steam.


Title: The Crooked Man

Price: $2.99

Developer: Uri Games

Publisher: Playism

Genre: Adventure, Horror

Languages: English, Japanese

Release Date: January 16, 2018

Platforms: Playism, Steam