Little Nightmares for PlayStation 4
PS4

Little Nightmares

Apr 28, 2017
8.58
playscore
Good
304th of 7756

Trailer, Gameplay, & Screenshots

About this game

Developer: Tarsier Studios
Content Rating: Mature

Summary

Immerse yourself in Little Nightmares, a dark whimsical tale that will confront you with your childhood fears! Help Six escape The Maw – a vast, mysterious vessel inhabited by corrupted souls looking for their next meal.

Gamer Reviews

6640 Reviews
9.22
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Aug 18, 2021

Scary, disturbing, and oddly adorable.

Little Nightmares is like nothing I had played before, and it manages to be so many different things at once. It was a tad short, but then again, I'm sure the end was met without the gameplay becoming too repedative.

The characters and settings were so unique, it was almost like walking around in a Tim Burton-esque world. And some of those boss battles were terrifying.

Great little sleeper hit.

brimms
8.50
Apr 30, 2021

The Cuteness of its protagonist doesn't present what's instore throughout. Little Nightmares is a FUN and Surprisingly FRUSTRATING Experience, from its Intense chase sequence to Puzzle Solving. Your Heart will beat fast for every moment throughout its whole playthrough .

Apr 23, 2021


Critic Reviews

40 Reviews
7.93
Patrick LofgrenApr 26, 2017
Little Nightmares is a fascinating and wondrous little game that manages to tell a story without using words, reach the uncanny with a cartoonish style, and make a platformer into a horror experience. It’s fun, imaginative, and at times terrifying. It was well worth every moment spent playing. Its flaws are rare, but make brief sections of the game tedious and frustrating. Overall, Little Nightmares is an extraordinary game.
Jonathan LeackApr 26, 2017
Little Nightmare appears to have a double meaning. On one hand, the gameplay is a nightmare, regularly testing your patience and will to push forward. On the other, the atmosphere and audio design prove terrifying in a way that horror fiends will admire. There's an equal amount of qualities to like and dislike, but when it comes down to it Little Nightmares succeeds at delivering on its promise of being an interesting horror game unlike anything else.
Whitney ReynoldsApr 21, 2017
Little Nightmares worked its way into my dreams because it's just bright enough, just safe enough to make me let my guard down. The game isn’t always successful at balancing some game design fundamentals. But when the lights went out, it left me remembering that, really, I'm just a small thing in a dangerous world myself.

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