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Layers of Fear

Layers of Fear is a first-person psychedelic horror game with a heavy focus on story and exploration. Players take control of a painter whose sole purpose is to finish his Magnum Opus. The player must navigate through both a constantly changing Victorian-era mansion and ghastly visions of the painter’s fragile and crumbling psyche.
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Developer: Bloober Team SA Publisher: Aspyr
Genre: Adventure, Indie
Languages: English, Italian, Polish, French, German, Spanish, Japanese, Portuguese-Brazil, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Turkish
Tags: Horror (277), Psychological Horror (222), Atmospheric (170), Walking Simulator (165), First-Person (136), Singleplayer (111), Adventure (104), Indie (103), Story Rich (90), Psychedelic (85), Great Soundtrack (65), Puzzle (56), Dark (52), Exploration (50), Mystery (47), Lovecraftian (32), Surreal (27), Point & Click (21), Survival Horror (20), Short (19)
Category: Single-player, Steam Achievements, Steam Trading Cards, Partial Controller Support, Steam Cloud
Release date: Feb 15, 2016 (previously in Early Access)
Price: $19.99
Score rank: 80% Userscore: 91% Old userscore: 89% Metascore: 72%
Owners: 2,000,000 .. 5,000,000
Followers: 62,772
Peak concurrent players yesterday: 1,771
Peak on Twitch yesterday: 333 viewers, 21 channels
YouTube stats: 447,901 views and 5,290 comments for videos uploaded last week, over 50 new videos uploaded yesterday
Playtime in the last 2 weeks: 03:53 (average) 04:02 (median)
Playtime total: 04:57 (average) 04:02 (median)

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