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** Making this worse, to a first time player he's ''very clearly'' doing this so he can torment you some more before he kills you. To a second time player [[spoiler: it's not clear if he's doing it for purposes of sadism or [[AndIMustScream if this is the last vestiges of]] the ''real'' Jack Baker FightingFromTheInside to give you a fighting chance.]]

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** Making this worse, to a first time player he's ''very clearly'' doing this so he can torment you some more before he kills you. To a second time player [[spoiler: it's not clear if he's doing it for purposes of sadism or [[AndIMustScream if this is the last vestiges of]] the ''real'' Jack Baker FightingFromTheInside to give you a fighting chance.]]


[[caption-width-right:350:Sheesh Mia, [[CaptainObvious you don't look like yourself today]].]]

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[[caption-width-right:350:Sheesh Mia, [[CaptainObvious you don't look like yourself today]].today.]]


* The now-iconic introduction of Jack Baker. [[JumpScare "Welcome to the family, son!"]]

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* The now-iconic introduction [[HeyYouHaymaker introduction]] of Jack Baker. [[JumpScare "Welcome to the family, son!"]]


** The family's behavior is nothing but BlackComedy, with extreme emphasis on the "black". [[EvilMatriarch Marguerite]] happily bids you good morning, but her jittery hands and frantic scratching belies a more sinister side, while [[InTheHood Lucas]] is chucking bits of [[ImAHumanitarian food]] like a [[{{Manchild}} deranged child]] before tossing his entire plate at you. This prompts Jack to '''''[[MoodWhiplash out of nowhere]]''''' jam a knife through Lucas' arm and rip it off, with Lucas' reaction to [[CrossesTheLineTwice simply complain]] [[MajorInjuryUnderreaction "Goddamn it, old man, not again!"]] It would be funny ([[ActuallyPrettyFunny actually, it kinda is]]), if not for how little of it is PlayedForLaughs, and is deliberately meant to unnerve you more and more. That's where any semblance of BlackComedy ends.

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** The family's behavior is nothing but BlackComedy, with extreme emphasis on the "black". [[EvilMatriarch Marguerite]] happily bids you good morning, but her jittery hands and frantic scratching belies a more sinister side, while [[InTheHood Lucas]] is chucking bits of [[ImAHumanitarian food]] like a [[{{Manchild}} deranged child]] before tossing his entire plate at you. This prompts Jack to '''''[[MoodWhiplash out of nowhere]]''''' jam a knife through Lucas' arm and rip it off, with but Lucas' reaction is to [[CrossesTheLineTwice simply complain]] [[MajorInjuryUnderreaction simply complain]] [[CrossesTheLineTwice "Goddamn it, old man, not again!"]] It would be funny ([[ActuallyPrettyFunny actually, it kinda is]]), if not for how little of it is PlayedForLaughs, and is deliberately meant to unnerve you more and more. That's where any semblance of BlackComedy ends.


* The [[LampshadeHanging aptly-named]] ''Nightmare'' is this game's equivalent to Mercenaries Mode, and can be summed up as "''[[Franchise/FiveNightsAtFreddys Five Hours At The Bakers']]''". As Clancy, you must survive 5 waves of enemies and escape, all the while utilizing scrap to buy weapons and healing items for yourself. And at the end of every wave, you must fight a massive horde of Molded, or have a boss fight with Jack. Worse still is that there's an even harder version of the mode called ''Night Terror''.

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* The [[LampshadeHanging aptly-named]] ''Nightmare'' is this game's equivalent to Mercenaries Mode, and can be summed up as "''[[Franchise/FiveNightsAtFreddys "''[[VideoGame/FiveNightsAtFreddys Five Hours At The Bakers']]''". As Clancy, you must survive 5 waves of enemies and escape, all the while utilizing scrap to buy weapons and healing items for yourself. And at the end of every wave, you must fight a massive horde of Molded, or have a boss fight with Jack. Worse still is that there's an even harder version of the mode called ''Night Terror''.

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** After defeating Marguerite for the second time and on the way to her altar, you suddenly hear the sound of a piano but when you investigate, there is nobody there. In another room, a ball is thrown into your view but there is nobody there.


** Arguably the worst part is the first time, when she vanishes, and then reappears crawling up the steps out of the basement like something out of ''Franchise/TheRing''. Then the lights go out. Then they come back on and she's ''in your face'', snarling like an animal and with TaintedVeins all over her once-pretty face.

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** Arguably the worst part is the first time, when she vanishes, and then reappears crawling up the steps out of the basement like something out of ''Franchise/TheRing''.''Literature/TheRing''. Then the lights go out. Then they come back on and she's ''in your face'', snarling like an animal and with TaintedVeins all over her once-pretty face.


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** Making this worse, to a first time player he's ''very clearly'' doing this so he can torment you some more before he kills you. To a second time player [[spoiler: it's not clear if he's doing it for purposes of sadism or [[AndIMustScream if this is the last vestiges of]] the ''real'' Jack Baker FightingFromTheInside to give you a fighting chance.]]

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** If you go and look behind to look at the main door after you go inside, the door closes by itself.


** Jack Baker finds Nightmare Fuel as well. His niece is slowly dying due to a viral fungus, his brother's home has been destroyed by that same fungus, government agents he suspects to be the original Umbrella Corporation are tracking down any remaining traces of Eveline, Molded monsters are still around and worst of all, one of them is his brother, Jack.

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** Jack Joe Baker finds Nightmare Fuel as well. His niece is slowly dying due to a viral fungus, his brother's home has been destroyed by that same fungus, government agents he suspects to be the original Umbrella Corporation are tracking down any remaining traces of Eveline, Molded monsters are still around and worst of all, one of them is his brother, Jack.

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** Jack Baker finds Nightmare Fuel as well. His niece is slowly dying due to a viral fungus, his brother's home has been destroyed by that same fungus, government agents he suspects to be the original Umbrella Corporation are tracking down any remaining traces of Eveline, Molded monsters are still around and worst of all, one of them is his brother, Jack.


* After you get the first shadow puzzle cleared, you think that you're safe. The scorpion-covered door to this part of the house was locked, so you've left Jack behind, right? Then, after a fairly nice sitting room and a little study with some creepy notes about people "turning", you enter a different room. The bulb has burned out, with the only light being that seeping from the doorways at either end. And [[FesteringFungus thick mats of gross black mold]] are spread all over the walls and ceiling. You make for the second doorway, eager to resume searching for the keys to get out of this place. And then something rips its way out of that mold... [[MushroomMan something almost, but not quite, humanoid]]. Something with big teeth, and sharp claws. Say hello to the Molded...

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* After you get the first shadow puzzle cleared, you think that you're safe. The scorpion-covered door to this part of the house was locked, so you've left Jack behind, right? Then, after a fairly nice sitting room and a little study with some creepy notes about people "turning", "turning" along with a blurry photo of something black with huge sharp teeth, you enter a different room. The bulb has burned out, with the only light being that seeping from the doorways at either end. And [[FesteringFungus thick mats of gross black mold]] are spread all over the walls and ceiling. You make for the second doorway, eager to resume searching for the keys to get out of this place. And then something rips its way out of that mold... [[MushroomMan something almost, but not quite, humanoid]]. Something with big teeth, and sharp claws. Say hello to the Molded...

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** Even worse, the story and logs don't really go out of their way to try to explain where the ''hell'' the D-Series body part came from. Other things stored on the crashed ship? One of the victims of Eveline turned into a lesser equivalent of a B.O.W. like her? Something resulting from Lucas being TheMole and having access to both the cure and potentially other stuff? We never know, but Ethan has to carry the parts of this.. thing, with him for the cure serum.


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** If you check the fridge in the VHS tape section, it gets even worse. [[spoiler: A few of the chunks of meat you find in the main section aren't there, implying that they may be what's left of Andre.]]
** [[spoiler: The main game makes it worse. Clancy's immolated corpse is found in a door and Andre's body floats in the flooded basement... And Pete's corpse is nowhere to be found! (though it's implied he's the main course of the Baker's family supper).]]
* To get the [[spoiler: VCR tape]] the player has to grab some bolt cutters. It'd be nice to find them lying around somewhere ''other'' than a... you know, [[HalfTheManHeUsedToBe bisected]] [[{{Gorn}} rotting cow]].

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** If you check the fridge in the VHS tape section, it gets even worse. [[spoiler: A few of the chunks of meat you find in the main section aren't there, implying that they may be what's left of Andre.]]
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** [[spoiler: The main game makes it worse. Clancy's immolated corpse is found in a door and Andre's body floats in the flooded basement... And Pete's corpse is nowhere to be found! (though it's implied he's the main course of the Baker's family supper).]]
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* To get the [[spoiler: VCR tape]] tape the player has to grab some bolt cutters. It'd be nice to find them lying around somewhere ''other'' than a... you know, [[HalfTheManHeUsedToBe bisected]] [[{{Gorn}} rotting cow]].



* The ending cinematic of the demo, where [[spoiler:Clancy, helpless and tied to a chair, is presumably eaten by an undead monster]].

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* The ending cinematic of the demo, where [[spoiler:Clancy, Clancy, helpless and tied to a chair, is presumably eaten by an undead monster]].monster.



* The ghost trailing you around the house in the demo; if you see her, trust us, you'll remember her. She appears for a few seconds and then pops out of existence. TheReveal from the released game that [[spoiler:she's actually Mia, stalking the Sewer Gators]] does ''not'' help.

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* The ghost trailing you around the house in the demo; if you see her, trust us, you'll remember her. She appears for a few seconds and then pops out of existence. TheReveal from the released game that [[spoiler:she's she's actually Mia, stalking the Sewer Gators]] Gators, does ''not'' help.



* The three mannequins upstairs, initially facing the wall but if you walk over to the desk and come back you'll see they've turned around to face you and a fourth has materialized next to the stairs. [[spoiler:And after you collect the back door key, the fourth one will disappear... and fall in your face just as you take that last fateful corner.]]

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* The three mannequins upstairs, initially facing the wall but if you walk over to the desk and come back you'll see they've turned around to face you and a fourth has materialized next to the stairs. [[spoiler:And And after you collect the back door key, the fourth one will disappear... and fall in your face just as you take that last fateful corner.]]



* In the latest demo update, the basement is opened up. It's filled with body bags. [[spoiler: Then Jack Baker locks you in with what is responsible for all those bodies...]] What makes it worse is that most players won't have anything to defend themselves with.

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* In the latest demo update, the basement is opened up. It's filled with body bags. [[spoiler: Then Jack Baker locks you in with what is responsible for all those bodies...]] bodies... What makes it worse is that most players won't have anything to defend themselves with.



* [[spoiler:Andre's]] death. [[spoiler:Being impaled through the mouth on a pipe cannot be a good way to go.]]
** Worse still when you drop down into the basement where he died. [[spoiler: His bloating, decaying corpse pops out of the water in front of you as you're wading under the floorboards.]]
* Pretty much all of your encounters with [[spoiler: Mia]] after she succumbs to the Mold.

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* [[spoiler:Andre's]] Andre's death. [[spoiler:Being Being impaled through the mouth on a pipe cannot be a good way to go.]]
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** Worse still when you drop down into the basement where he died. [[spoiler: His bloating, decaying corpse pops out of the water in front of you as you're wading under the floorboards.]]
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* Pretty much all of your encounters with [[spoiler: Mia]] Mia after she succumbs to the Mold.



** Then you have to fight her, avoiding her crazed efforts to stab you to death and then finally killing her with a hatchet to the neck. Except that she ''gets back up'' offscreen. Leading to her throwing you around like a ragdoll, pinning your hand in place with a screwdriver through the palm, and then ''cutting your hand off with a chainsaw'' while she's ranting about the need to "burn it all down" and "contain it". [[spoiler:Although when you listen to what she's really saying, "Must contain the outbreak... MUST BURN IT ALL DOWN!", it becomes less scary and more of a TearJerker.]]

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** Then you have to fight her, avoiding her crazed efforts to stab you to death and then finally killing her with a hatchet to the neck. Except that she ''gets back up'' offscreen. Leading to her throwing you around like a ragdoll, pinning your hand in place with a screwdriver through the palm, and then ''cutting your hand off with a chainsaw'' while she's ranting about the need to "burn it all down" and "contain it". [[spoiler:Although Although when you listen to what she's really saying, "Must contain the outbreak... MUST BURN IT ALL DOWN!", it becomes less scary and more of a TearJerker.]]



* After you get the first shadow puzzle cleared, you think that you're safe. The scorpion-covered door to this part of the house was locked, so you've left Jack behind, right? Then, after a fairly nice sitting room and a little study with some creepy notes about people "turning", you enter a different room. The bulb has burned out, with the only light being that seeping from the doorways at either end. And [[FesteringFungus thick mats of gross black mold]] are spread all over the walls and ceiling. You make for the second doorway, eager to resume searching for the keys to get out of this place. [[spoiler: And then something rips its way out of that mold... [[MushroomMan something almost, but not quite, humanoid]]. Something with big teeth, and sharp claws. Say hello to the Molded...]]
* Your first visit to the basement in the house is seriously creepy. It's bad enough that it's a dark, spooky basement, but it's also covered in a really nasty carpet of black FesteringFungus. Worse, you saw up on the first floor that this stuff can come to life, attacking you with [[MushroomMan horrific humanoid amalgamations of itself]]. So you creep slowly through the infested hallways... and nothing happens. Spotting a surprisingly clean and brightly lit corridor behind a corner, you sprint for it... [[spoiler: and then a goddamned Molded pops out from around the corner in front of you]]!

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* After you get the first shadow puzzle cleared, you think that you're safe. The scorpion-covered door to this part of the house was locked, so you've left Jack behind, right? Then, after a fairly nice sitting room and a little study with some creepy notes about people "turning", you enter a different room. The bulb has burned out, with the only light being that seeping from the doorways at either end. And [[FesteringFungus thick mats of gross black mold]] are spread all over the walls and ceiling. You make for the second doorway, eager to resume searching for the keys to get out of this place. [[spoiler: And then something rips its way out of that mold... [[MushroomMan something almost, but not quite, humanoid]]. Something with big teeth, and sharp claws. Say hello to the Molded...]]
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* Your first visit to the basement in the house is seriously creepy. It's bad enough that it's a dark, spooky basement, but it's also covered in a really nasty carpet of black FesteringFungus. Worse, you saw up on the first floor that this stuff can come to life, attacking you with [[MushroomMan horrific humanoid amalgamations of itself]]. So you creep slowly through the infested hallways... and nothing happens. Spotting a surprisingly clean and brightly lit corridor behind a corner, you sprint for it... [[spoiler: and then a goddamned Molded pops out from around the corner in front of you]]!you!



* The scene where you return to the dissection room in the basement. There is nothing overtly terrifying, no monsters chasing you, just you [[spoiler: stuffing your hand down the decapitated officer's neck so you can get a key item.]] Above all else, it's the sound that really sells how horrible the experience is.

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* The scene where you return to the dissection room in the basement. There is nothing overtly terrifying, no monsters chasing you, just you [[spoiler: stuffing your hand down the decapitated officer's neck so you can get a key item.]] item. Above all else, it's the sound that really sells how horrible the experience is.



* Marguerite's boss form. [[spoiler: After she is reduced to black goo from your first fight with her, she mutates off-screen into a what is effectively a ''human spider'' who attacks you in the attic. The UncannyValley of her crawling on the walls is extremely creepy and that's not even getting into the {{Jumpscare}} that happens when she attacks you in the form for the first time...]]
** That's not even the worst part. [[spoiler: She's growing a hive in her body, and her dress and the angles can show [[BrainBleach it's growing across her stomach and groin.]]]]
* Marguerite herself; her slow, hobbling pursuit of you as [[spoiler: Mia]] is as bad as having Jack on your tail, and her ranting - especially the MadnessMantra-esque'' "I'm sick and tired over being sick and tired of your bullshit, girl."'' is easily as unnerving as her husband's louder lunacy.
* [[spoiler: You need a D-series arm to make a serum. The game is unspecific as to what that means. When you finally make your way to Marguerite's "altar", you find the mummified corpse of a little girl, and have to rip off her arm for the serum. That's more gross than creepy, though; the creepy part comes when you turn around, and see the feet of a little girl through the crawlspace entrance, running away from behind you. Exiting the crawlspace, the room beyond has been totally covered in insane spirals of writing, the previously empty area is full of deadly creatures, and the ambiance has taken a sharp turn for the sinister. It is harrowing.]]
* Lucas, the {{Psychopathic Manchild}} son of the Bakers, who gleefully builds rooms into inescapable [[KaizoTrap death traps]] [[spoiler: one of which ultimately killed Clancy]]. Some of his journal pages document how he tricked a bully into the attic and just left him up there; it's strongly implied that he let the bully [[FridgeHorror starve to death]]. And then there's the revelation that [[spoiler: he's {{Not Brainwashed}}, and he likes [[LackOfEmpathy being able to kill people]] and doesn't want to stop; as he says this, he begins ''tearing out his fingernails with a pair of pliers'']].
** That KaizoTrap room that [[spoiler: killed Clancy?]] You get to see it in one of the video tapes. Clancy's trapped in a room, seemingly with a video camera strapped to his head, and no light other than a candle. Then he stumbles upon the objective of the room after walking into a trap that sprays water on him and extinguishes his candle while also turning on the lights; he has to light the candle and stick it on the cake in the room. A lot of the traps start off somewhat petty; the aforementioned sprayers, a [[{{Squick}} clogged toilet]], and an effigy on a stick that must be burned that reads "You". Then they start getting ''sadistic''. First Clancy has to inflate a balloon with an open gas valve [[spoiler:but the balloon is full of ''nails'', one of which pierces Clancy's hand when it pops, and a quill pen that Clancy has to pull out of his ''stomach''. He then has to take that quill to a wind up clown. Winding up the clown before this causes it to make sketching movements to spell out a password to unlock a door. However, giving it the quill causes it to grab Clancy's arm, start laughing maniacally and ''carve the word LOSER into his arm''.]] After all that, Clancy finally gets the water valve he needs to turn off the sprayers, light the candle and put it on the cake. [[spoiler: Only the cake is a ''bomb'' and putting the lit candle on it sets it off. This has the side effect of lighting the gas from a cask the clown's winding key was in and setting the whole room ablaze and guess what? The hallway's ''sealed now'' leaving Clancy no way out and condemning him to spend his last moments screaming and whimpering in fear as he ''burns alive''.]] Holy ''shit'', Lucas.
* In the boat house, you encounter [[spoiler: Jack Baker after his apparent death in the basement. However, he has transformed into a grotesque, misshapen monster with face-shaped growths and bulging eyes all over his body.]]
* [[spoiler: Eveline, AKA E-001, the BigBad of the game. She's the reason the Bakers went crazy in the first place, and everything about her is utterly terrifying.]]
** [[spoiler: Her backstory, documented through notes found in the game, is that she was genetically engineered since she was a fetus to become a new form of B.O.W. The Connections designed her to be the ultimate subversion agent, being able to pass herself off as human while being able to infect people's brains with a special fungus that is symbiotically linked to her, allowing her to control their minds. Unfortunately, she escaped confinement and sank the ship she was being carried on and forced the only survivor, Mia, into being her "mother". The Bakers then found them, and thus the events of the game were set into motion.]]
** [[spoiler: Once you finally confront her at the end, you inject her with a special neurotoxin designed to kill her. Once that happens and the illusion is broken, you find out that her true form is that of the elderly woman you've seen throughout the game, due to a side effect of her mutation causing rapid aging. You then watch as she undergoes necrosis and melts into a pile of black goo...only to mutate further and suddenly her face and essence starts ''attaching itself to the walls of the room'' until the entire place is consumed by her presence. Her final form is a ''[[EldritchAbomination giant, tentacled fungus mass]] the size of a goddamn '''{{Kaiju}}'''''. And you can't kill her except with a special weapon dropped by an approaching military helicopter.]]
* [[spoiler: Fungus is already a repulsive substance, to begin with. This game will make you ''fucking terrified'' of the stuff by the end due to its copious thematic usage throughout the story.]]

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* Marguerite's boss form. [[spoiler: After she is reduced to black goo from your first fight with her, she mutates off-screen into a what is effectively a ''human spider'' who attacks you in the attic. The UncannyValley of her crawling on the walls is extremely creepy and that's not even getting into the {{Jumpscare}} that happens when she attacks you in the form for the first time...]]
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** That's not even the worst part. [[spoiler: She's growing a hive in her body, and her dress and the angles can show [[BrainBleach it's growing across her stomach and groin.]]]]
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* Marguerite herself; her slow, hobbling pursuit of you as [[spoiler: Mia]] Mia is as bad as having Jack on your tail, and her ranting - especially the MadnessMantra-esque'' "I'm sick and tired over being sick and tired of your bullshit, girl."'' is easily as unnerving as her husband's louder lunacy.
* [[spoiler: You need a D-series arm to make a serum. The game is unspecific as to what that means. When you finally make your way to Marguerite's "altar", you find the mummified corpse of a little girl, and have to rip off her arm for the serum. That's more gross than creepy, though; the creepy part comes when you turn around, and see the feet of a little girl through the crawlspace entrance, running away from behind you. Exiting the crawlspace, the room beyond has been totally covered in insane spirals of writing, the previously empty area is full of deadly creatures, and the ambiance has taken a sharp turn for the sinister. It is harrowing.]]
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* Lucas, the {{Psychopathic Manchild}} son of the Bakers, who gleefully builds rooms into inescapable [[KaizoTrap death traps]] [[spoiler: one of which ultimately killed Clancy]].Clancy. Some of his journal pages document how he tricked a bully into the attic and just left him up there; it's strongly implied that he let the bully [[FridgeHorror starve to death]]. And then there's the revelation that [[spoiler: he's {{Not Brainwashed}}, and he likes [[LackOfEmpathy being able to kill people]] and doesn't want to stop; as he says this, he begins ''tearing out his fingernails with a pair of pliers'']].
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** That KaizoTrap room that [[spoiler: killed Clancy?]] Clancy? You get to see it in one of the video tapes. Clancy's trapped in a room, seemingly with a video camera strapped to his head, and no light other than a candle. Then he stumbles upon the objective of the room after walking into a trap that sprays water on him and extinguishes his candle while also turning on the lights; he has to light the candle and stick it on the cake in the room. A lot of the traps start off somewhat petty; the aforementioned sprayers, a [[{{Squick}} clogged toilet]], and an effigy on a stick that must be burned that reads "You". Then they start getting ''sadistic''. First Clancy has to inflate a balloon with an open gas valve [[spoiler:but but the balloon is full of ''nails'', one of which pierces Clancy's hand when it pops, and a quill pen that Clancy has to pull out of his ''stomach''. He then has to take that quill to a wind up clown. Winding up the clown before this causes it to make sketching movements to spell out a password to unlock a door. However, giving it the quill causes it to grab Clancy's arm, start laughing maniacally and ''carve the word LOSER into his arm''.]] After all that, Clancy finally gets the water valve he needs to turn off the sprayers, light the candle and put it on the cake. [[spoiler: Only the cake is a ''bomb'' and putting the lit candle on it sets it off. This has the side effect of lighting the gas from a cask the clown's winding key was in and setting the whole room ablaze and guess what? The hallway's ''sealed now'' leaving Clancy no way out and condemning him to spend his last moments screaming and whimpering in fear as he ''burns alive''.]] Holy ''shit'', Lucas.
* In the boat house, you encounter [[spoiler: Jack Baker after his apparent death in the basement. However, he has transformed into a grotesque, misshapen monster with face-shaped growths and bulging eyes all over his body.]]
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* [[spoiler: Eveline, AKA E-001, the BigBad of the game. She's the reason the Bakers went crazy in the first place, and everything about her is utterly terrifying.]]
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** [[spoiler: Her backstory, documented through notes found in the game, is that she was genetically engineered since she was a fetus to become a new form of B.O.W. The Connections designed her to be the ultimate subversion agent, being able to pass herself off as human while being able to infect people's brains with a special fungus that is symbiotically linked to her, allowing her to control their minds. Unfortunately, she escaped confinement and sank the ship she was being carried on and forced the only survivor, Mia, into being her "mother". The Bakers then found them, and thus the events of the game were set into motion.]]
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** [[spoiler: Once you finally confront her at the end, you inject her with a special neurotoxin designed to kill her. Once that happens and the illusion is broken, you find out that her true form is that of the elderly woman you've seen throughout the game, due to a side effect of her mutation causing rapid aging. You then watch as she undergoes necrosis and melts into a pile of black goo...only to mutate further and suddenly her face and essence starts ''attaching itself to the walls of the room'' until the entire place is consumed by her presence. Her final form is a ''[[EldritchAbomination giant, tentacled fungus mass]] the size of a goddamn '''{{Kaiju}}'''''. And you can't kill her except with a special weapon dropped by an approaching military helicopter.]]
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* [[spoiler: Fungus is already a repulsive substance, to begin with. This game will make you ''fucking terrified'' of the stuff by the end due to its copious thematic usage throughout the story.]]



** The MonsterClown animatronic at the beginning of the trap. When you first enter, you notice a dark figure just a bit before you. Walking forward brings you face to face with [[https://www.primagames.com/media/files/resident-evil-7-set-clown-up.jpg/PRIMAP/resize/618x/quality/80 this shit]]. You [[ParanoiaFuel might be inclined to keep checking on it as you go through the puzzle]], just to make sure it's still there and not [[KillerRobot coming after you]]. Its design invokes not only your classic creepy clown but a creepy clown who has been ''[[FlayingAlive flayed alive]]''. Its unnatural, jerky movements and tinkling circus music after you find, insert, and use its wind-up really add to the creep factor. After you [[spoiler:give it a finger and a quill (with the tip of that quill covered in your blood - thanks, Lucas), it [[JumpScare unexpectedly]] ''grabs your wrist'' and holds you there as it uses the quill to scratch "LOSER" into your arm with it [[EvilLaugh laughing maniacally]] and your character screaming. Thankfully, that's all it does. It never actually gets up and attacks you.]]
** The intended end result of the trap plays out as this. You are forced to experience first-hand your player character's panic and terror as they are [[spoiler:trapped in a burning room, which is likely to play out with you first trying to escape the room, only to find that it's impossible to tell where you are with the flames already huge and spread all over the room (thanks to the oil the trap forces you to spill as part of finding out a passcode), and resorting to cowering in a corner before finally, mercifully dying]]. The screams of pain and fear your character emits are all too realistic and it's easy to feel panicked and desperate yourself to escape [[spoiler:if you're experiencing it for the first time and don't realize your character is ''supposed'' to die in this part]]. The very worst part is that it is [[spoiler: an unwinnable "game" of Lucas' own design. The hallway that you entered the room through gets closed off and the valve that you used to turn the water off with just breaks off. The player can literally do nothing but wait and watch their character slowly and horribly burn to death.]]
* In a way, Ethan himself. While he's initially freaked out and is always under tension, by the end of the game [[spoiler: he's [[TookALevelInBadass killed the Molded, the Baker parents, and Eveline mostly by himself,]] [[ActionSurvivor and come out relatively intact for all of his trouble.]]]] Sounds fine, but [[spoiler: he's still infected by the end no matter what you do, and as the story progresses, he also gets more aggressive as he tears his way through everything to the point of [[TranquilFury seething vengeance against Eveline.]] [[FridgeHorror This is part of the symptoms of those infected by Eveline's mold,]] [[HopeSpot even if he seems well-adjusted by the end.]]]]
** The fights with the insane Mia [[spoiler: including at the tanker on the bad ending path]] have her muttering about how Ethan was "always watching her" as if he wasn't entirely honest about something either...
** It doesn't help that [[spoiler: if Umbrella Corps are still antagonistic towards the world and haven't undergone a HeelFaceTurn, Eveline may be destroyed but Ethan still exists as a living strand of the Mold, effectively a [[VideoGame/ResidentEvil6 Sherry or even Jake-tier]] human B.O.W. with unpredictable results in the future.]]

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** The MonsterClown animatronic at the beginning of the trap. When you first enter, you notice a dark figure just a bit before you. Walking forward brings you face to face with [[https://www.primagames.com/media/files/resident-evil-7-set-clown-up.jpg/PRIMAP/resize/618x/quality/80 this shit]]. You [[ParanoiaFuel might be inclined to keep checking on it as you go through the puzzle]], just to make sure it's still there and not [[KillerRobot coming after you]]. Its design invokes not only your classic creepy clown but a creepy clown who has been ''[[FlayingAlive flayed alive]]''. Its unnatural, jerky movements and tinkling circus music after you find, insert, and use its wind-up really add to the creep factor. After you [[spoiler:give give it a finger and a quill (with the tip of that quill covered in your blood - thanks, Lucas), it [[JumpScare unexpectedly]] ''grabs your wrist'' and holds you there as it uses the quill to scratch "LOSER" into your arm with it [[EvilLaugh laughing maniacally]] and your character screaming. Thankfully, that's all it does. It never actually gets up and attacks you.]]
you.
** The intended end result of the trap plays out as this. You are forced to experience first-hand your player character's panic and terror as they are [[spoiler:trapped trapped in a burning room, which is likely to play out with you first trying to escape the room, only to find that it's impossible to tell where you are with the flames already huge and spread all over the room (thanks to the oil the trap forces you to spill as part of finding out a passcode), and resorting to cowering in a corner before finally, mercifully dying]]. dying. The screams of pain and fear your character emits are all too realistic and it's easy to feel panicked and desperate yourself to escape [[spoiler:if if you're experiencing it for the first time and don't realize your character is ''supposed'' to die in this part]]. part. The very worst part is that it is [[spoiler: an unwinnable "game" of Lucas' own design. The hallway that you entered the room through gets closed off and the valve that you used to turn the water off with just breaks off. The player can literally do nothing but wait and watch their character slowly and horribly burn to death.]]
death.
* In a way, Ethan himself. While he's initially freaked out and is always under tension, by the end of the game [[spoiler: he's [[TookALevelInBadass killed the Molded, the Baker parents, and Eveline mostly by himself,]] [[ActionSurvivor and come out relatively intact for all of his trouble.]]]] ]] Sounds fine, but [[spoiler: he's still infected by the end no matter what you do, and as the story progresses, he also gets more aggressive as he tears his way through everything to the point of [[TranquilFury seething vengeance against Eveline.]] [[FridgeHorror This is part of the symptoms of those infected by Eveline's mold,]] [[HopeSpot even if he seems well-adjusted by the end.]]]]
]]
** The fights with the insane Mia [[spoiler: including at the tanker on the bad ending path]] path have her muttering about how Ethan was "always watching her" as if he wasn't entirely honest about something either...
** It doesn't help that [[spoiler: if Umbrella Corps are still antagonistic towards the world and haven't undergone a HeelFaceTurn, Eveline may be destroyed but Ethan still exists as a living strand of the Mold, effectively a [[VideoGame/ResidentEvil6 Sherry or even Jake-tier]] human B.O.W. with unpredictable results in the future.]]



* ''Bedroom'' straps poor [[ButtMonkey Clancy]] down as Marguerite attempts to feed him a [[BlatantLies pleasant]] [[ImAHumanitarian dinner,]] and he has to escape without her noticing. Because if she does, [[spoiler: she sprouts a centipede from her mouth and eats your face.]]
** You have the option to [[ShmuckBait eat her food.]] [[spoiler: This can kill you as Clancy chokes on his own blood and dies.]]
** At one point, her and Jack can get into an argument, [[spoiler: before she flips out and [[ColdBloodedTorture repeatedly stabs Clancy out of rage,]] only stopping because Jack apologizes.]]

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* ''Bedroom'' straps poor [[ButtMonkey Clancy]] down as Marguerite attempts to feed him a [[BlatantLies pleasant]] [[ImAHumanitarian dinner,]] and he has to escape without her noticing. Because if she does, [[spoiler: she sprouts a centipede from her mouth and eats your face.]]
face.
** You have the option to [[ShmuckBait eat her food.]] [[spoiler: This can kill you as Clancy chokes on his own blood and dies.]]
dies.
** At one point, her and Jack can get into an argument, [[spoiler: before she flips out and [[ColdBloodedTorture repeatedly stabs Clancy out of rage,]] only stopping because Jack apologizes.]]



** Round 1: [[spoiler: The loser gets the fingers on their left hand chopped off, starting with the pinkie and ending with the thumb.]]
** Round 2: [[spoiler: The loser is tortured with electricity until the voltage hits maximum, at which point it's an execution.]]
** [[spoiler: Final Round: After you beat Hoffman and get him electrocuted to death, Lucas decides that he's not satisfied with Hoffman's "weak" death and challenges you himself, ''using Hoffman as his meat puppet'', crudely imitating him all the while. The final punishment is the loser having their face rammed into by a ''buzzsaw''. And when you do win, you get to witness that Hoffman is NotQuiteDead for all of about 5 seconds before the buzzsaw slices his head in half vertically.]]
** The Survival modes aren't much better, pitting you against Hoffman over and over again. Once you start getting near the end, though, special bosses start appearing, and things get weird. You get to face things like Hoffman wearing a giant sports mascot head that has a Trump Card enabling him to run away, with the FinalBoss being Molded Hoffman. Survival+ has a more horrifying FinalBoss: [[spoiler: Zombie Hoffman. That is to say, Hoffman who is very clearly dead and bloody, with an eerily distorted voice and various weapons embedded in his head.]]
* The whole premise of ''Daughters''. You're Zoe, on a rainy evening as a hurricane finishes sweeping past your little parish. A nice, normal night... until your father brings home a little girl he found washed up in the bayou, the second such survivor from a shipwreck. You try to be a Good Samaritan and fetch her some dry clothes to wear, going up to your brother Lucas' old bedroom. And when you put the clothes down, she wakes up, sneers at you, and says three little words: [[WhamLine "They're mine now."]] Then the lights go out, and she escapes in the dark, leaving you to stumble your way around in the dark, at best with just a single lighter to show your way. You hear your mother in the bathroom, but when you go to her, she starts ranting madly... [[spoiler: and then whirls round and lunges for you with a mouth full of centipedes!]] Your father rushes in to save you, sending you racing down to the garage for rope to hold her down, but when you get back [[spoiler: he's trying to drown her in the bathtub]]. Then, ''he'' starts ranting crazily before [[spoiler: stabbing himself in the chest]] and sending you running for your life from your own father. You manage to outmaneuver him, finding the missing piece of the Cerberus-lock on the front door in the process, but he captures your brother Lucas. In the main hall, your mother finds you, thrusts a car key at you, and begs you to escape, screaming at some invisible person to leave her family alone. From there, you have two choices on where to go.

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** Round 1: [[spoiler: The loser gets the fingers on their left hand chopped off, starting with the pinkie and ending with the thumb.]]
thumb.
** Round 2: [[spoiler: The loser is tortured with electricity until the voltage hits maximum, at which point it's an execution.]]
execution.
** [[spoiler: Final Round: After you beat Hoffman and get him electrocuted to death, Lucas decides that he's not satisfied with Hoffman's "weak" death and challenges you himself, ''using Hoffman as his meat puppet'', crudely imitating him all the while. The final punishment is the loser having their face rammed into by a ''buzzsaw''. And when you do win, you get to witness that Hoffman is NotQuiteDead for all of about 5 seconds before the buzzsaw slices his head in half vertically.]]
vertically.
** The Survival modes aren't much better, pitting you against Hoffman over and over again. Once you start getting near the end, though, special bosses start appearing, and things get weird. You get to face things like Hoffman wearing a giant sports mascot head that has a Trump Card enabling him to run away, with the FinalBoss being Molded Hoffman. Survival+ has a more horrifying FinalBoss: [[spoiler: Zombie Hoffman. That is to say, Hoffman who is very clearly dead and bloody, with an eerily distorted voice and various weapons embedded in his head.]]
head.
* The whole premise of ''Daughters''. You're Zoe, on a rainy evening as a hurricane finishes sweeping past your little parish. A nice, normal night... until your father brings home a little girl he found washed up in the bayou, the second such survivor from a shipwreck. You try to be a Good Samaritan and fetch her some dry clothes to wear, going up to your brother Lucas' old bedroom. And when you put the clothes down, she wakes up, sneers at you, and says three little words: [[WhamLine "They're mine now."]] Then the lights go out, and she escapes in the dark, leaving you to stumble your way around in the dark, at best with just a single lighter to show your way. You hear your mother in the bathroom, but when you go to her, she starts ranting madly... [[spoiler: and then whirls round and lunges for you with a mouth full of centipedes!]] centipedes! Your father rushes in to save you, sending you racing down to the garage for rope to hold her down, but when you get back [[spoiler: he's trying to drown her in the bathtub]]. bathtub. Then, ''he'' starts ranting crazily before [[spoiler: stabbing himself in the chest]] chest and sending you running for your life from your own father. You manage to outmaneuver him, finding the missing piece of the Cerberus-lock on the front door in the process, but he captures your brother Lucas. In the main hall, your mother finds you, thrusts a car key at you, and begs you to escape, screaming at some invisible person to leave her family alone. From there, you have two choices on where to go.



** If you head for the garage, you have to outmaneuver your father again, listening to him rant, rave and laugh like a maniac. But, finally, you reach the car and get ready to drive for help... [[spoiler: that freaky little girl is there again, moments before your parents grab you, haul you out of the car, and beat you to a pulp.]]
* The first footage of the ''Not A Hero'' DLC has been shown, and it ain't pretty. [[spoiler: You play as Chris, who's been ordered to investigate the mines near the Baker house in order to capture Lucas, who escaped during the main game. You'd think a hardened veteran like Chris "I Punched a Boulder Into Smithereens" Redfield would think nothing of dealing with more monsters. Nope! He's legitimately freaked out by the Molded, especially as he's surrounded by them. At the end of the ''Gold Edition'' trailer you see him fighting against Lucas, almost getting stabbed to death in what looks like an ambush.]]

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** If you head for the garage, you have to outmaneuver your father again, listening to him rant, rave and laugh like a maniac. But, finally, you reach the car and get ready to drive for help... [[spoiler: that freaky little girl is there again, moments before your parents grab you, haul you out of the car, and beat you to a pulp.]]
pulp.
* The first footage of the ''Not A Hero'' DLC has been shown, and it ain't pretty. [[spoiler: You play as Chris, who's been ordered to investigate the mines near the Baker house in order to capture Lucas, who escaped during the main game. You'd think a hardened veteran like Chris "I Punched a Boulder Into Smithereens" Redfield would think nothing of dealing with more monsters. Nope! He's legitimately freaked out by the Molded, especially as he's surrounded by them. At the end of the ''Gold Edition'' trailer you see him fighting against Lucas, almost getting stabbed to death in what looks like an ambush.]]



** The final boss of the DLC [[spoiler: is none other than Mutated Lucas himself, with the mutamycete taking over after Chris puts a pistol round into him. The worst part is you're treated to a [[SarcasmMode pleasantly relaxing front row seat]] of [[BodyHorror his mutation]]. And from the sound of his voice, ''he's enjoying it''.]]
* [[spoiler: ''The End of Zoe'' is the final DLC for the game, and details what happened to Zoe after the events of the good ending. For starters, Eveline ''still'' found out about her betrayal and calcified her like the bad ending, but instead of crumbling her to dust, be it because she was more focused on her "mother" and considered Zoe an afterthought or because she was running low on time to prepare for Ethan and Mia boarding the ship, Zoe was left [[AndIMustScream frozen]] [[FateWorseThanDeath in fungal stasis]]. Then a mysterious bearded man comes and takes her away, claiming to be related to her.]]
** [[spoiler:Thankfully, the DLC reveals the man is indeed Zoe's uncle, and makes it clear he will do anything to protect her]].

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** The final boss of the DLC [[spoiler: is none other than Mutated Lucas himself, with the mutamycete taking over after Chris puts a pistol round into him. The worst part is you're treated to a [[SarcasmMode pleasantly relaxing front row seat]] of [[BodyHorror his mutation]]. And from the sound of his voice, ''he's enjoying it''.]]
it''.
* [[spoiler: ''The End of Zoe'' is the final DLC for the game, and details what happened to Zoe after the events of the good ending. For starters, Eveline ''still'' found out about her betrayal and calcified her like the bad ending, but instead of crumbling her to dust, be it because she was more focused on her "mother" and considered Zoe an afterthought or because she was running low on time to prepare for Ethan and Mia boarding the ship, Zoe was left [[AndIMustScream frozen]] [[FateWorseThanDeath in fungal stasis]]. Then a mysterious bearded man comes and takes her away, claiming to be related to her.]]
her.
** [[spoiler:Thankfully, Thankfully, the DLC reveals the man is indeed Zoe's uncle, and makes it clear he will do anything to protect her]].her.


* Marguerite's boss form. [[spoiler: After she is reduced to black goo from your first fight with her, she mutates off-screen into a what if effectively a ''human spider'' who attacks you in the attic. The UncannyValley of her crawling on the walls is extremely creepy and that's not even getting into the {{Jumpscare}} that happens when she attacks you in the form for the first time...]]

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* Marguerite's boss form. [[spoiler: After she is reduced to black goo from your first fight with her, she mutates off-screen into a what if is effectively a ''human spider'' who attacks you in the attic. The UncannyValley of her crawling on the walls is extremely creepy and that's not even getting into the {{Jumpscare}} that happens when she attacks you in the form for the first time...]]



* Marguerite herself; her slow, hobbling pursuit of you as [[spoiler: Mia]] is as bad as having Jack on your tail, and her ranting - especially the MadnessMantra-esque''"I'm sick and tired over being sick and tired of your bullshit, girl."'' is easily as unnerving as her husband's louder lunacy.
* [[spoiler: You need a D-series arm to make a serum. The game is unspecific as to what that means. When you finally make your way to Marguerite's "altar", you find the mummified corpse of a little girl, and have to rip off her arm for the serum. That's more gross than creepy, though; the creepy part comes when you turn around, and see the feet of a little girl through the crawlspace entrance, running away from behind you. Exiting the crawlspace, the room beyond has been totally covered in insane spirals of writing, and the previously empty area is full of deadly creatures, and the ambiance has taken a sharp turn for the sinister. It is harrowing.]]

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* Marguerite herself; her slow, hobbling pursuit of you as [[spoiler: Mia]] is as bad as having Jack on your tail, and her ranting - especially the MadnessMantra-esque''"I'm MadnessMantra-esque'' "I'm sick and tired over being sick and tired of your bullshit, girl."'' is easily as unnerving as her husband's louder lunacy.
* [[spoiler: You need a D-series arm to make a serum. The game is unspecific as to what that means. When you finally make your way to Marguerite's "altar", you find the mummified corpse of a little girl, and have to rip off her arm for the serum. That's more gross than creepy, though; the creepy part comes when you turn around, and see the feet of a little girl through the crawlspace entrance, running away from behind you. Exiting the crawlspace, the room beyond has been totally covered in insane spirals of writing, and the previously empty area is full of deadly creatures, and the ambiance has taken a sharp turn for the sinister. It is harrowing.]]



** The intended end result of the trap plays out as this. You are forced to experience first-hand your player character's panic and terror as they are [[spoiler:trapped in a burning room, which is likely to play out with you first trying to escape the room, only to find that it's impossible to tell where you are with the flames already huge and spread all over the room (thanks to the oil the trap forces you to spill as part of finding out a passcode), and resorting to cowering in a corner before finally, mercifully dying]]. The screams of pain and fear your character emits are all too realistic and it's easy to feel panicked and desperate yourself to escape [[spoiler:if you're experiencing it for the first time and don't realize your character is ''supposed'' to die in this part]]. The very worst part is that it is [[spoiler: a unwinnable "game" of Lucas' own design. The hallway that you entered the room through gets closed off and the valve that you used to turn the water off with just breaks off. The player can literally do nothing but wait and watch their character slowly and horribly burn to death.]]

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** The intended end result of the trap plays out as this. You are forced to experience first-hand your player character's panic and terror as they are [[spoiler:trapped in a burning room, which is likely to play out with you first trying to escape the room, only to find that it's impossible to tell where you are with the flames already huge and spread all over the room (thanks to the oil the trap forces you to spill as part of finding out a passcode), and resorting to cowering in a corner before finally, mercifully dying]]. The screams of pain and fear your character emits are all too realistic and it's easy to feel panicked and desperate yourself to escape [[spoiler:if you're experiencing it for the first time and don't realize your character is ''supposed'' to die in this part]]. The very worst part is that it is [[spoiler: a an unwinnable "game" of Lucas' own design. The hallway that you entered the room through gets closed off and the valve that you used to turn the water off with just breaks off. The player can literally do nothing but wait and watch their character slowly and horribly burn to death.]]


* The ghost trailing you around the house in the demo; if you see her, trust us, you'll remember her. She appears for a few seconds and then pops out of existence. TheReveal from the released game that [[spoiler: she's actually Mia, stalking the Sewer Gators]] does ''not'' help.

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* The ghost trailing you around the house in the demo; if you see her, trust us, you'll remember her. She appears for a few seconds and then pops out of existence. TheReveal from the released game that [[spoiler: she's [[spoiler:she's actually Mia, stalking the Sewer Gators]] does ''not'' help.



* After you enter the abandoned guest house, the door closes and locks on its own. [[NothingisScarier This is never explained.]]
* [[spoiler: Andre's]] death. [[spoiler:Being impaled through the mouth on a pipe cannot be a good way to go.]]

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* After you enter the abandoned guest house, the door closes and locks on its own. [[NothingisScarier [[NothingIsScarier This is never explained.]]
* [[spoiler: Andre's]] [[spoiler:Andre's]] death. [[spoiler:Being impaled through the mouth on a pipe cannot be a good way to go.]]

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