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Alan Wake uses one thing that is sparingly used as a major plot device in the world of horror. You have your monsters, your ghosts, and everything else in between, but there’s one very effective form of terror: darkness. You don’t know what’s in the dark, which is why it is so intimidating. And when you’re in a world of darkness, you have but one thing to save you from it: light. Few video games have really explored this concept, and so when I played Alan Wake, I was surprisingly intrigued by it. (more…)