Pokemon "Creepypasta" AdviceDon't just read Lost Silver, Tarnished Gold, Buryman, Lavender Town Tone, Creepy Black, Glitchy Red, etc. Read all kinds of NON-GAME creepypasta, too. Don't just make it about a scary game. Make it a SCARY STORY that includes a game and keep it out of the cookie-cutter land of pasta cliches.Pokemon "Creepypasta" Advice4 years ago in Writing More Like This
"I was playing a game that was weird and weird stuff happened and it was scary and I was scared and then some other weird stuff happened and I felt weird and it was scary and then scary stuff started happening with my game and I started freaking out and then it affected me in THESE WAYS which are scary and then WHO WAS GAME?!" is not a good format to follow. Mix it up a little. In fact, it's best if you do not claim the game affected you at all IRL. That's over-the-top unless executed PERFECTLY. You also don't need to state a "moral of the game" at the end the way Glitchy Red, Lost Silver, and Black do.
Think of what scares you. Play on primal fears. Being alone, the dark, losing friends, being for