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Yume Nikki -Dream Diary- Shows Terror Inducing Gameplay in New Trailer

Playism released a new trailer for the dream-horror game Yume Nikki -Dream Diary-, which is a reimagining of the original RPGMaker title.

Playism launch a new gameplay trailer for the upcoming reimagining of Yume Nikki -Dream Diary- coming to PC on February 23.

The trailer shows many new environments, which include 2.5d as well as 3d moments of gameplay. Additionally, the trailer gives players a preview of the upcoming dream-horror title. Playism has stated that “this prologue is a collection of images edited and reprocessed from the opening sequence of Yume Nikki -Dream Diary-. Hidden within are crucial hints regarding the game’s ‘reimagining’.”

The team at Playism and Active Gaming Media have partnered with Yume Nikki publisher Kadokawa Games and original creator Kikiyama to bring this project to life for a new generation of gamers. Yume Nikki -Dream Diary- will also feature new creatures that have laid dormant in Kikiyama’s mind for 16 years.

DualShockers has covered Yumi Nikki in a previous feature detailing some of the best Japanese indie games that you’ve never played. Our staff gives an in-depth explanation of Yume Nikki’s development and why it is praised by those who have played it.

In case you missed it, you can also check out the first screenshots of the game.

You can watch the new gameplay trailer below, which can be rather frightening for some:

Azario Lopez :Azario Lopez has held multiple positions in the game's media industry. At DualShockers he focuses on providing coverage for niche and indie video games in the form of news updates, reviews, and interviews.