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Video Game ‘Routine’ Looks to be Anything But

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There’s something special about space horror, blending our innate fear of the unknown—and there’s nothing more unknown than outer space—with an industrial sci-fi twist.  Dead Space 3 and Aliens: Colonial Marines aren’t the only games bringing terror to the cosmos: the upcoming Routine seems to fill in the less combative gaps in the genre with good old-fashioned frights.

The most intriguing part about Routine, according to G4, is its completely atypical design that takes the HUD-less interface of Amnesia and runs with it, offering no health packs and no means of self-defense…only the terrible promise of permanent death.  Also, there’s a uniquely retro vibe to the game, evidenced by the flying floppy diskettes in the trailer.  God, did I just call floppy diskettes retro?

 

 

 

 

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