The Last Door – A Recap

by on Apr.24, 2014, under developer diary, featured, the last door

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Over the past couple of months we have been looking at The Game Kitchen‘s horror masterpiece The Last Door. Presented here is a list of these articles for those who may have missed them.


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The Atmosphere Of Horror

In this introductory piece, we introduce The Last Door – a game that brings the dark horror and suspense of authors such as Edgar Allan Poe and H.P. Lovecraft – with a developer’s diary explaining the game.

 

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A Loveletter To Lovecraft

Our second piece on The Last Door details the game’s inspiration as brought forth in the works of H.P. Lovecraft. Lovecraft’s various styles of writing is highlighted and reflected upon in their effect upon the game.

 

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Remnants Of A Tortured Past

Location is as much a character to a game as any playable or non-playable character. From the darkness of the industrial revolution comes a variety of real-world locations that are visited in The Last Door.

 

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The Sound Of Fear

From locked door handles to gusts of wind to sustained background music, this article describes what it takes to create the sound in The Last Door.

 

 


With its dark setting, macabre story, and uneasy investigations, The Last Door is a promising indie point-and-click horror game that derives inspiration from master horror authors of the past to weave a frightening tale that will leave a lasting impression upon those who dare partake upon this sinister adventure.

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Drew Beardall
Social Media Associate
Phoenix Online Studios


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