What's New

• Performance improvements for several devices.
• Improved Twin-Stick control scheme.
• You can now move the look-stick around to escape the enemy's stare.
• Move-joystick now turns red when being exhausted.
• Improved sprinting when using joystick controls.
• Several bugfixes and improvements.
• iOS8 support

App Description

**** Over 5000 AppStore reviews rated 4.5/5 **** New 1.6 Update ****

THE DEFINITIVE HORROR GAME and the scariest game on the AppStore according to players arround the world. This game is only designed for touchscreens and inspired by the popular urban legend. Shocking over 8 Million worldwide. And if you are finished, you are ready for the official sequel. 'Slender Rising 2' is out now!

TouchArcade: "Inarguably the pinnacle of the mythos on iOS."

This is what players say:
"The best horror game ever!"
"The first 3 minutes...too scared to play it...."
"If you choose to get 1 horror game, MAKE IT THIS GAME!"
"I love this game. I'm too afraid to play at night!"
"I dropped my iPod and ran away."
"I wish I could give this more than 5 stars, it is so awesome!"

• Day and night modes.
Investigate haunted places during the day and with a flashlight during the night. Additional nightivision and thunderstorm modes for extra shock value!

• Easy controls.
Tap and Swipe to move your character. Multiple optional joystick control schemes.

• Intense horror atmosphere.
Hear frightening sound effects and terrifying music.
Feel the fear as the enemy is coming closer and escape his deadly stare.

• Endless suspense
Find as many of the mysterious signs as you can before the enemy takes you or find 7 signs to escape.

• Unreal Engine powered graphics.
Special effects for newest Apple devices to create an even more intense atmosphere.

• Good performance.
Even runs on older devices from iPhone 3GS upwards.


Use headphones when playing, ideally at night and alone! ;)
If you experience any issues with sound etc. please close all backgroud apps.


Credits: bit.ly/1lMyHSq

App Screenshots

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App Changes

  • September 04, 2014 New version 1.6
  • December 08, 2013 Price increase: $0.99 -> $2.99
  • December 05, 2013 Price decrease: $2.99 -> $0.99
  • May 10, 2013 New version 1.5.2
  • April 03, 2013 New version 1.5.1
  • March 22, 2013 New version 1.5
  • February 17, 2013 Price increase: $1.99 -> $2.99
  • February 16, 2013 Price decrease: $2.99 -> $1.99
  • February 14, 2013 Price increase: $1.99 -> $2.99
  • February 05, 2013 New version 1.4
  • January 05, 2013 Price increase: $0.99 -> $1.99
  • January 05, 2013 New version 1.3
  • January 04, 2013 Price decrease: $1.99 -> $0.99
  • December 20, 2012 Price increase: $0.99 -> $1.99
  • December 19, 2012 Price decrease: $1.99 -> $0.99
  • December 18, 2012 New version 1.2
  • December 01, 2012 New version 1.1
  • November 16, 2012 Initial release

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