Detention: horror game about Taiwan’s martial law past

Set in the 1960s, when Taiwan was still under martial law imposed by the authoritarian KMT regime, Detention is an atmospheric horror game that has players go through the life of two high school students. They have to go through the once familiar campus, avoid the evil that has seeped through the classrooms they thought they know, and try to make it to safety. The game infuses elements from Taiwan’s history, Chinese mythology, as well as East Asian folk cultures and religions. With carefully crafted graphics and original soundtracks, the game provides an experience that makes you treasure the freedom and rights afforded to a democratic society.

Detention is available on the online game platform, Steam, for $11.99.

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