" Most of those games are not what Japanese people consider scary. "and @SeriouslyNow . Good points, if these were actually made to frighten the Japanese it would be much more Siren-y. Devs are seeing grotesque, dark and bloody Western hits like Gears and trying their hand to appeal to "us". Except for Yakuza, that seems like another crazy Japanese game for the Japanese that just so happens to have zombies.