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  Don’t Be Afraid coming to Steam this month
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[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press.]
 
“Don't Be Afraid” is the story of an 11-year-old boy named David. His nightmare began with his sudden disappearance, the night he got kidnapped by a serial killer and cruel psychopath known as Mr. Franklin.

Don't Be Afraid - whishlist on Steam

Don't Be Afraid - The First Toy - free game available on Steam

 
About the game:
 

A remarkable story with a branching narrative awaits you, as the world shifts and changes along with your choices, with plenty of puzzles prepared for the boy.

Remember, there is no room for mistakes. The nightmare will begin on December 17, 2020. Get ready for a shocking experience.

You can learn more about the storyline in the prologue free game "Don't Be Afraid - The First Toy", in which the player jumps into the middle of a traumatic experience as Franklin's previous victim. This prologue uncovers secrets hidden by Mr. Franklin, hinting at what is going to happen in the main game and expanding on the game’s world. "The First Toy" has over 90% positive user score, based on over 490 reviews.
 
After long, hard years, the police officer responsible for the case of the missing children shares his story and experiences which he passed through while hunting for a lunatic kidnapper, A.K.A. Mr. Franklin. Take a closer look at what he had to go through attempting to solve this case.

 
Key info:
 

Title: Don’t Be Afraid
Inspirations: mnesia: The Dark Descent, Penumbra, Layers of Fear
Distribution model: digital distribution / pay-to-play
Developer: Limo Games, Broken Arrow Games
Publisher: Hydra Games Genre: Horror, adventure, puzzle
Platforms: PC
Premiere date: December 17, 2020
Price: $13.99
Language versions: English, Polish, French, Italian, German, Spanish - Spain, Simplified Chinese, Portuguese - Brazil, Russian, Japanese, Korean, Turkish
 
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About us:

Limo Games - The key team members have extensive commercial experience in developing VR games and applications. They have been working on their own games for several years, one of them is available on Google Play called ToMars. They are currently working closely with Hydra Games. The team is responsible for creating Don't Be Afraid and Bad Trip Simulator.

Hydra Games - producer and publisher of video games for personal computers and consoles. The company's projects are distinguished by interesting and often very intimate stories. The topics of Hydra’s games also aim to incorporate emotional narratives with social issues with interesting gameplay involving lots of surprises.