Darkness

The dreadful feeling you get when it's around you. The overwhelming fear of the unknown eating your insides.
Do you know how it feels?
Curiosity may not be the best thing after all.

The Myth. 

"The Midnight Game" is an old pagan ritual used mainly as punishment for those who have broken the laws of a pagan religion.
While it is mainly used as a tactic not to disobey the gods, It's also a "game" for those few thrill seekers searching for a rush or those delving into obscure occult rituals.

The Ritual.

The whole game starts after executing specific steps in an attemp to summon The Midnight man.
The Midnight Game throws you into a state of absolute control. By interacting with everything you see, you must excecute the Ritual that is based on the Rules of the Game.

Wonder Play, Survive. 

Do you like challenges? Do you want to find out what lurks in the shadows?
The Midnight Game shows you the answer. The answer of what hides in the Darkness.

Although it might not be pleasant to look at.

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1 comment by DanaosC on Sep 5th, 2014

Hello IndieDBers, 

 We would like to thank everybody that showed support and played the game, reviewed and contacted us about how great the game is, gave us feedback on bugs and showed love!

 For all those who are having trouble on Mac, currently only Mavericks version can run the game, but we will try our best to make it playable to other versions as well :)

For any updates follow us on Twitter : Twitter.com
Also make sure to subscribe to us on Youtube : Youtube.com
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We also launched our website, be sure to give it a look and try our so called Uni-games!

Enthrall: Here
Balance me Senpai: Here

 We would like to thank everyone and especially the Youtubers that found this game and helped to spread its release by publishing let's plays on Youtube. Here are some of them :

 By JereJoe :

 

By Zed Direction ( Also thanks for your awesome review :) ) "

 

 By RaedwulfGamer :

 

And finally by Markiplier! 

  

Other let's plays : 
Youtube.com
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 Currently everyone failed to win The Midnight Game, did anyone do it? Make sure to tweet us about it @UnicornStd or #TheMidnightGame or comment us about it here!

 Be sure to complete it and find out about the mind-blowing backstory of the game!Thank you all again! We love you!

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The Midnight Game - Windows
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The Midnight Game - Mac
Linux:
The Midnight Game - Linux

 -Unicorn Studios

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Here's a little something for the people who want to do Let's Play Videos, Articles or just the "The Midnight Game" fans! Contains Info about the Reqs...

The Midnight Game - Linux

The Midnight Game - Linux

Aug 31, 2014 Full Version 1 comment

"The Midnight Game" is an old pagan ritual used mainly as punishment for those who have broken the laws of a pagan religion. While it is mainly used as...

The Midnight Game - Mac

The Midnight Game - Mac

Aug 31, 2014 Full Version 11 comments

*READ THE DESCRIPTION.* "The Midnight Game" is an old pagan ritual used mainly as punishment for those who have broken the laws of a pagan religion. While...

The Midnight Game - Windows

The Midnight Game - Windows

Aug 31, 2014 Full Version 57 comments

*READ THE DESCRIPTION BEFORE DOWNLOADING* "The Midnight Game" is an old pagan ritual used mainly as punishment for those who have broken the laws of a...

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NickCh Oct 23 2014, 1:46pm replied:

Hello There! Make sure you extract from the compressed file both the executable and the 'The Midnight Game - Windows_Data' folder :)
Otherwise if you try to play the game without that folder you will get that error you have

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DanaosC Oct 12 2014, 10:09am replied:

It seems like the game is using the CPU's GFX card. We have a document inside the .rar that explains how to change that.
-Dan

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NickCh Oct 2 2014, 7:01am replied:

Are you using any extraction program? Like Winrar or Winzip? That's what you need to open and extract ALL the files to your folder of preference.
-Nick

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Laffeetaffee Sep 25 2014, 6:17pm says:

I seem to be having an issue with the matches. If I pull up the Inventory, the first match I use will always fail as soon as it touches the matchbox. The next match I always get to light no problem. I thought it was an issue with my technique, but after an hour of practicing, I'm starting to worry if I've hit a bug =[

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Laffeetaffee
Laffeetaffee Sep 25 2014, 7:28pm replied:

Correction: It's actually every other match, and it does seem to be a bug. I'm running the game on Windows 7, followed the Nvidia adjustment instructions, and tried it on every graphics quality setting. I tend to strike my match right to left, although it does the same thing left to right. I actually managed to play about 5 minutes through the game pretty effectively just by quickly killing my first match and darting for the second in the nick of time but I run out of matches quickly this way.

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DanaosC
DanaosC Sep 26 2014, 10:41am replied:

Sorry to hear that, make sure you click,HOLD and drag/slide when you're striking. Not too slow or too fast.
No one else mentioned this bug so it's really weird, maybe play around with rhe resolutions or quality settings. Else feel free to PM us so we can assist you.
Thanks for your patience.
-Dan

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NickCh Sep 23 2014, 8:31pm replied:

Sure be free to use the media package as well :)
-Nick

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I've been waiting to play this game for a long time, and I was not disappointed. It is easily one of the most polished looking Indie games I've played for a while! The atmosphere is really creepy and you'll find that you're always on edge while while trying to survive the night. I'm definitely going to have to do another playthrough of this game to reach the end. The only drawback was that there was a periodic lag that I experienced, but the game is brand new and there could be several other factors…

Sep 4 2014, 7:08pm by ZedDirection

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Sep 16 2014, 12:41pm

@ParadigmFallen There's no argument :) Just wanted to check what people believe ^^

Sep 14 2014, 11:02pm

@ParadigmFallen I understand where you're coming from, thanks for the chat! I'd also like to hear what other people have to say :)

Sep 14 2014, 10:57pm

@ParadigmFallen Exactly, hence my first post. You said there isn't any genre missing, well there is. I wanted to check our people's opinions

Sep 14 2014, 10:56pm

@ParadigmFallen Fair enough, even if we count L4D and MC in, 2 horror survivals means we have enough of them?

Sep 14 2014, 10:47pm

@ParadigmFallen I wouldn't say L4D is "horror" neither Mincraft, I personally never got scared and got bored really quickly of L4D.

Sep 14 2014, 10:40pm

@Zixalf Thank you a lot! We promise you are next title to be much more exciting and scary :)

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