General questions

Below you will find frequently asked questions. Click on the question to view the answer. Is your question not listed? Fill in the form below and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Can I play this game without a computer?

No, an important part of the game can only be played online .

Can I play the game on my smartphone?

No, its screen is too small.

Do I need internet access during the game?

Yes, the digital part of the game is not available offline.

Can I pause the game?

Yes, you can. 

Can I stop halfway through the game and continue at a later time?

No, that's not possible - moreover, it's not beneficial for the experience.

Game related questions

With how many players can you play the game?

Ideally with five players. It can also be played with four players: one of you will then have to play the roles of two characters.

What's 'horror' about this game?

The story, the graphic elements and the actual moments of shock. You, the players, can influence the horror aspect by creating a good atmosphere while playing and by really getting into your character.

Do you have to be over 16 to play?

Yes, the game contains violent and scary moments.

How long does the game last?

Depending on the moments of consultation: about 120 minutes.

What do you need to be able to play the game?

The Nightmare game parts, a large table, pencils, paper, eraser and a laptop/tablet with internet access.

Why are there no game rules in the box?

You don't need game rules, you just read the Preparation card. The rest will follow automatically.

A game part is missing from the box.

Sorry to hear that. Fill in the contact form below and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Can I play the game a second time?

n most cases you can, provided that you play with people who haven't played the game before. For instructions on how to play the game once more, go to: Play again.

To what must I pay attention if I want to pass the game on?

You must replace the used parts (profiles of suspects and murderer), arrange all cards in the correct order and put all the parts back into the box. For further instructions go to play again.

Other questions:

Will there be more games in the Nightmare series?

A: Yes; these will not be not expansions but new, stand-alone horror adventures.

Can we play this game while maintaining a distance of 1.5 metres?

No, unfortunately that's not possible.

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