Examining the Resurgence of Lovecraftian Themes in Video Games

Recently, there has been strong Lovecraftian themes emerging in video games. Games like Bloodborne, and the new Iga-Vania Bloodstained, have shown interest in the topics and more supernatural aspects of Lovecraft’s works.
Why are these themes seeing a reemergence in games? Why do games lend themselves to these themes? Why are these themes relevant today?

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