Video Game: ‘Slender’ (2012) review

The Slenderman in "Slender" (Parsec Productions, 2012).

‘Slender’ is simply superb, 4/5 stars Jay Benedict | Editor-in-Chief Today’s video game market is saturated with finely polished, action-packed adventures with long, complex stories. However, simplicity can sometimes do so much more. Enter “Slender,” an incredibly short and simple horror game for Mac and PC that was born from an Internet meme. Parsec Productions took the online joke that started in 2009 and turned it into something truly terrifying, yet surprisingly basic. The premise is simple. You’re placed in a densely wooded park in the middle of the night. Your only objective is to find eight manuscript pages while exploring the pitch-black area with a flashlight, all while avoiding the “slenderman.” Upon first setting…