CHEPTER 1 - WELCOME TO THE NIGHTMARE
Mark had just finished recording yet another let’s play. It was already late and he rubbed his tired face with his hands and took a deep, relaxed breath. That was the day’s work done. The recording had gone well and he was feeling the light happiness of a man who enjoyed his life and work. He smiled contently and felt the tiny strings of sleep tug at his eyelids. He was still a bit sleep deprived from his flight back from PAX. Before calling it a night, Mark decided to take a brief look at the comment sections of the videos he had posted that day. But when he opened YouTube, there was something that catched his attention on his homepage. There was a section of “New from the channel Darkiplier.” And below that, a video thumbnail.
Mark froze, first puzzled. The video was named very tastelessly “Welcome to the Nightmare.” Was this a joke? Mark had no memory of subscribing to such a channel. He studied the thumbnail c