Lights Out, Please

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Fact Sheet

Developer: Kaitlin Tremblay (Toronto, ON.)

Contributors (writers/programmers): Porpentine, Vicky He, John R., Meghan, Jericho Bull, Ashley, Carli Velocci, Kitty Horrorshow, Stephen Wilds, Kelsi Morris, Cathleen Macdonald, Sarah, and Kira

Release Date: October 2014

Platforms: PC/Mac (browser-based, no downloads)


Description: In this anthology, play stories about what terrifies us most from a diverse set of writers. Built off of existing urban legends and ghost stories and told as if everyone is sitting around a campfire, Lights Out, Please wants to share stories of what it’s like to truly be afraid.

Featured onPolygon, Bitch MagazineEm Short’s blogRock, Paper, ShotgunHaywire,Offworld, and again on Offworldin Carli Velocci’s post-mortem on writing for LOP, in my interview with Open Book Toronto, and in Broken Pencil!

Lights Out, Please was nominated for five awards at the 5th Annual Canadian Videogame Awards for 2014, including Best Downloadable Game, Best Design Innovation, Best Indie Game, Best Writing, and Game of the Year.