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In a darkened room, a rustling can be heard from under the bed, a creaking of floorboards from all around, and shadows wisp about behind the windows. Terrible things, born of dreadful nightmares, are coming closer and closer! If she closes her eyes, if she falls asleep, they will find her!

Only you can help the defenseless sleeping girl escape from this nightmare! You will come face-to-face with bloodcurdling creatures and fight through frightening places created by a mysterious and devious imagination. Get the little one safely through the darkness and dread, destroying the monsters who seek to consume her while she sleeps.

In the world of Nightmarium, things are not as they seem! Simple, everyday objects in the real world can be very useful in the dream world. Artifacts, weapons, and tools are all around, but you must be keen and clever to know what is useful as you battle the horrible beasts.

Team up with your friends, and share achievements and mysteries that will be revealed to you in the darkest alleys of dreams.

Here is what is known so far about the evil that awaits you:
* 6 insane and dreadful places, including a bonus location!
* 10 frightening monsters that could only have come from a nightmare!
* special artifacts to you help battle these beasts!
* 20 different achievements, 7 of which are hidden
* on October 30th, on Halloween itself, the world of Nightmarium will be entering your dreams!

A special warning that must be understood under no circumstances should you ever, ever you go to bed without leaving a special amulet in the nightmares way! You will also need this simple phrase to protect your sleep: I believe that Nightmarium is not real, it is just a game. You can write it over your bed or post it on your Facebook page, or you can rate the application, but make sure you have protected yourself somewhere!

Write it, and you will sleep peacefully until Halloween! That is, of course, if you can fall asleep at all!

Vovin's comments:

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Official website: http://www.nightmariumgame.com

Short impressions by OP:

This game is basically like Fruit Ninja, Veggie Samurai and a lot of other Smash, Slice & Shake games - but in an evolved state. You protect the girl's sleep by beating up sinister monsters. Different creatures need a different handling. There are also some funny power-ups - if the pressure gets too high.
Graphics are gorgeous and the gameplay ranks up from easy (via a friendly learning curve) to difficult.
Controls are... well, you don't need to learn them - if you have your iDevice more than a week, you're prepared.
The game's not really scary, but still best with lights off and headphones on. It's also not completely redefining
the genre, yet a good time waster if you got some spare minutes. Or maybe hours. No-brainer for a lousy buck.
Rating: 4/5