History VideoGame / TheCrookedMan

2nd Jun '17 7:53:42 AM ABE.Crudele
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** [[spoiler:Lampshaded by the preceeding image showing the situation in David's first person. Trying to reason with or wrest the weapon out of a man literally possessed is bound to backfire horribly.]]

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** [[spoiler:Lampshaded by the preceeding preceding image showing the situation in David's first person. Trying to reason with or wrest the weapon out of a man literally possessed is bound to backfire horribly.]]



* GetAHoldOfYourselfMan: The only way to [[spoiler:stop David from shooting himself while playing as Paul]] is to punch him in the face. Repeatedly. [[spoiler:In a variation, Paul is actually trying to punch the spirit posessing him, crossing this trope over with BeatTheCurseOutOfHim.]]

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* GetAHoldOfYourselfMan: The only way to [[spoiler:stop David from shooting himself while playing as Paul]] is to punch him in the face. Repeatedly. [[spoiler:In a variation, Paul is actually trying to punch the spirit posessing possessing him, crossing this trope over with BeatTheCurseOutOfHim.]]



* KarmicDeath: [[spoiler:In one NonStandardGameOver, D stabs David out of fury when the latter says the wrong thing to try cheer him up. So when D goes to leave the room, he runs right into the Crooked Man and is swifly killed. Karmic, because if D ''hadn't'' stabbed David, David would have held off the Crooked Man and given D the chance to run for it.]]

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* KarmicDeath: [[spoiler:In one NonStandardGameOver, D stabs David out of fury when the latter says the wrong thing to try cheer him up. So when D goes to leave the room, he runs right into the Crooked Man and is swifly swiftly killed. Karmic, because if D ''hadn't'' stabbed David, David would have held off the Crooked Man and given D the chance to run for it.]]



* TheOneThatGotAway: Three - Shirley for David, Sissi's unnamed old boyfriend, and [[spoiler:Duke's]] unnamed old girlfriend. [[spoiler:Technically, Sissi's ex-lover is just a representation of Duke's.]]

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* TheOneThatGotAway: Three - Shirley for David, Sissi's unnamed old boyfriend, and [[spoiler:Duke's]] unnamed old girlfriend. [[spoiler:Technically, [[spoiler:Technically two since Sissi's ex-lover is just a representation of Duke's.Duke's ex-girlfriend.]]
28th May '17 10:52:23 AM crashkey
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A sequel, The Hanged Man, has been made available on Steam.

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A sequel, The Hanged Man, has been made available on Steam.first game in the ''Strange Men Series'', followed by ''Videogame/TheSandMan'', ''VideoGame/TheBoogieMan'' and ''VideoGame/TheHangedMan''.
15th May '17 10:19:41 AM Monolaf317
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(Spoilers below, so seriously, play the game first--if you dare.)

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(Spoilers '''(Spoilers below, so seriously, play the game first--if you dare.)
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13th May '17 9:41:59 PM AceOfScarabs
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A sequel, The Hanged Man, has been made available on Steam.
13th May '17 1:07:24 PM requiesticat
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''The Crooked Man'' is a Japanese freeware horror adventure game, made in WOLF RPG Editor by [[http://2style.in/uri/thecrookedman/top.html Uri]], who also made ''VideoGame/{{Paranoiac}}'' and ''VideoGame/MermaidSwamp''.

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''The Crooked Man'' is a Japanese freeware horror adventure game, made in WOLF RPG Editor by [[http://2style.in/uri/thecrookedman/top.html Uri]], Creator/{{Uri}}, who also made ''VideoGame/{{Paranoiac}}'' and ''VideoGame/MermaidSwamp''.
30th Mar '17 8:49:46 AM BillyMT
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** [[spoiler:Lampshaded by the preceeding image showing the situation in David's first person. Trying to reason with or wrest the weapon out of a man literally possessed is bound to backfire horribly.]]
24th Dec '16 7:13:06 PM MasterN
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** In an odd example, Bad End 2 foreshadows Bad End 4. In Bad End 2, you do the wrong thing trying to calm D down, [[spoiler:and D stabs David and then gets killed by the Crooked Man. As David is dying, the Crooked Man says "It wasn't me, it was you. You killed him, and then yourself.]] In Bad End 4, you do the wrong thing to calm David down [[spoiler:when the Crooked Man is compelling him to suicide,]] and this leads to [[spoiler:David killing Paul. And then himself.]]

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** In an odd example, Bad End 2 foreshadows Bad End 4. In Bad End 2, you do the wrong thing trying to calm D down, [[spoiler:and D stabs David and then gets killed by the Crooked Man. As David is dying, the Crooked Man [[SuddenlyVoiced says "It wasn't me, it was you. You killed him, and then yourself.]] "]]]] In Bad End 4, you do the wrong thing to calm David down [[spoiler:when the Crooked Man is compelling him to suicide,]] and this leads to [[spoiler:David killing Paul. And then himself.]]
7th Dec '16 11:17:57 AM EhWhatCanYouDo
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** The previous tenant and Sissi make mention of a hotel being their and their loved one's "special place". [[SilentHill2 Does that sound familiar?]]
30th Oct '16 3:38:23 PM Snow_Zone
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Riffed by The Real Golden Game and Bean Dude here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r-pFp8ZjnaI
30th Sep '16 5:07:16 PM TheRealGoldenGamer
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Riffed by The Real Golden Game and Bean Dude here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r-pFp8ZjnaI
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