Mist of the Dark challenges your ability to survive. Can you face your fears? Play as a monster and scare your friends. Play as the soldier and use tactics to hunt the monster(s) down. Scare the players. Stick with your team and discover objects and level advantages to take down the monster.
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Mixed (124) - 47% of the 124 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date:
Aug 18, 2018

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What the developers have to say:

Why Early Access?

“Mist of the Dark is a multiplayer horror game that vastly depends on putting the action in the hands of the players. With Early access, we can use player feedback to pursue the best way to do that.”

Approximately how long will this game be in Early Access?

“We plan to transition out of Early Access between 2019-2020.”

How is the full version planned to differ from the Early Access version?

“We plan on adding lots of things!

  • New Monster Characters Each with a unique skill tree.

  • New Soldier Updates Weapons, attachments, extras (e.g. grenades), and skill tree to unlock these.

  • New Environments With dynamic pathways, hidden secrets, level advantages, and storytelling.

  • Shop For aesthetic features only!

  • Enhanced Game-play Lots of game-play tweaking and more ways to play!

  • Updated features UI, levels, abilities, weapons, animations, and many more enhancements to the games detail.

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

“The game is in a fun and thrilling state right now. We have two levels: "The Cave" and "The Sewers". Each pit a monster against a group of soldiers. We plan on releasing new environments, fixing bugs, and balancing game-play within the next few updates.”

Will the game be priced differently during and after Early Access?

“Mist of the Dark will stay free to play. We know that feeling of wanting to play a great game with your friend, only to find out they haven't purchased the title. We want this experience to be something you can enjoy with a friend at any time.”

How are you planning on involving the Community in your development process?

“We'll watch community game-play videos, read forums, slash bugs and add new features to bring this game to life.”
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About This Game

Mist of the Dark challenges your ability to survive. Hunt down a terrifying monster in a dynamic cave. Stick with your team and discover hidden advantages to take down the monster. Scare the players as the monster, use tactics to your advantage to create your own horror experience.

Create your horror story

Hunt the soldiers down using your own tactics;
Use your environment to your advantage.
Hunt, kill, and play the way you choose.

Join the hunt

As a member of the squad, you will need to coordinate with your team to kill the monster. The environment around you is unknown and dangerous. Push forward with caution and keep your eyes open. In any case, your mission is clear - survive.

During Development

We will be making huge changes to the UI, level design, and how the game itself functions. Screenshots and Trailers may not always represent what is currently in-game.

Mature Content Description

The developers describe the content like this:

Mist of the Dark features combat with some gore.

System Requirements

    • OS: Windows 7
    • Processor: i5
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: GTX 750 2GB DDR3
    • DirectX: Version 10
    • Storage: 2 GB available space
    • Additional Notes: Laptops may require more RAM and a dedicated graphics card
    • OS: Windows 10
    • Processor: i7
    • Memory: 16 GB RAM
    • Graphics: GTX 960 2GB DDR5
    • DirectX: Version 12
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 2 GB available space
    • Additional Notes: Laptops may require more RAM and a dedicated graphics card

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