Horror Video Games

The Gamescom Trailer Breakdown
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 98 Days Ago. | No Comments
Gamescom is pretty much over and in its wake we’ve been left with a plethora of new game trailers to wade through.  We’ve done individual posts for a few of these trailers, but a lot of them haven’t been mentioned.  Rather than do one post for each, I decided it would be more efficient to [...]

Dead Space Still Has Life Left In It
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 98 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
Though the reaction to “Dead Space 3″ was mixed, at best,  the series was a well-received outing that proved to be both a financial and critical success for EA.  However, with “Dead Space” developer Visceral Studios working on the new “Battlefield: Harline” game, many are wondering if the series has any life left in it. [...]

Overkill Announces new “Walking Dead” Game
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 101 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
Do you have it in you for another zombie game? How about another one featuring “The Walking Dead” license?  I’m intrigued by the developer involved with this new project, but I think I’m starting to feel a little oversaturated by the undead.  Read the news and tell us how you feel about it. Overkill, the developers [...]

Sony Unveils ‘Until Dawn’ For PS4
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 103 Days Ago. | No Comments
Earlier this week we caught word of a mysterious reveal coming to Gamescom.  I speculated that it could be the long delayed PlayStation horror game “Until Dawn.” Well, I don’t want to say I told you so… So instead I’ll gloat about how smart I am. “Until Dawn” is getting a second life on the PS4 [...]

Kano Enters the Fight in Mortal Kombat X
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 103 Days Ago. | No Comments
Among all the big game revelations taking place at Gamescom, there are still updates to be had about games that are known quantities.  For example, “Mortal Kombat X” is still dishing out their roster of fighters and they’ve got one new character to share with with the world. Kano, the cybernetic Aussie, is back and [...]

Norman Reedus to Star in New Silent Hill Game
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 103 Days Ago. | 3 Comments
Atleast, I think it’ll be a game.  This is some exciting news for horror fans who love video games.  There is a convergence of icons going on that’ll rattle your geek bones.  Norman Reedus is set to star in a new Silent Hill game called “Silent Hills” and it’s a collaboration between Hideo Kojima and [...]

Ice Pick Lodge Teases New ‘Pathologic’ Game
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 106 Days Ago. | No Comments
“Pathologic” was a game that I never got around to playing because I wasn’t much of a PC gamer back in 2005.  However, from what I understand, it was quite the experience.  Now it looks like developer Ice Pick Lodge is looking to revive the game and they’ve offered up a creepy little teaser to [...]

Fight for the Light in New ‘Dying Light’ Trailer
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 106 Days Ago. | No Comments
At this past E3 I got have some hands-on experience with “Dying Light”, the upcoming spiritual successor to “Dead Island.”  I didn’t rank the games I had seen at E3 during the time, but I have to say that “Dying Light” was one of the more exciting games I got my hands on. And now [...]

PlayStation Reveals #KillAlllZombies
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 107 Days Ago. | No Comments
While some big names will surely be revealed during next weeks Gamescom, there is still room for some small reveals. Today Sony released a new trailer for their upcoming downloadable game “#KillAllZombies.” Yes, there’s a hashtag, but for good reason. “#KillAllZombies” takes the tried and true formula of killing waves of zombies and adds a [...]

New Bioware Trailer Teases an Upcoming Event
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 108 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
The mystery of “What the hell is Bioware up too?” Continues to grow as the video game developer has released a new trailer that further teases their newest project and reveals an upcoming event that fans can attend… if they’re in Germany. The trailer, which you can watch below, features a lot of muttering and [...]

PlayStation Releases Mysterious Trailer
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 109 Days Ago. | No Comments
It’s a week of mysterious trailers.  First we had that Bioware trailer which told us very little and now we have a PlayStation trailer that somehow manages to tell us even less. As the gaming world gears up for Gamescom next week, we’re starting to see the hype machine generate some interesting little tidbits of [...]

Capcom is Bringing ‘Resident Evil’ Remake to Modern Platforms
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 110 Days Ago. | No Comments
This isn’t quite a ‘remake of a remake’, but it’s very nearly there.  Capcom has announced that they are bringing the “Resident Evil” 2002 remake to modern platforms. As you might recall, “Resident Evil” made its debut waaaay back in 1996 on the Playstation.  It, of course, became an iconic staple of the system and [...]

Dead Island Movie Could Start Production Next Year
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 114 Days Ago. | No Comments
Waaaay back in 2011 it was reported that Lionsgate was looking to make a movie based off of the hit game “Dead Island.” This was around the time that every movie studio was trying to get their hands on a hot video game property.  And like many of those similar announcements, nothing really came of [...]

New Teaser for Mysterious Bioware Project
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 114 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
Bioware, the developers behind “Mass Effect” and “Dragons Age”, are currently drumming up interest for a new project that has yet to be fully revealed.  A few weeks ago they sent us an e-mail that simply read “You have been chosen” and it included an intriguing video with some creepy atmosphere to it. You can [...]

New Details Emerge on Next ‘Doom’ Game
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 128 Days Ago. | No Comments
Quakecon 2014 is currently underway and the next installment of “Doom” has been revealed and showcased by id Software. According to Polygon, who was in attendance, the name game will simply be called “Doom.”  They won’t be calling the game “Doom 4″, which was the initial title of the game back when it was in [...]

H1Z1 Unleashes E3 Demo Video
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 145 Days Ago. | No Comments
E3 may be a distant memory now, but there is still plenty of content to share from the annual gaming event.  The upcoming SOE zombie-themed mmo is sharing a bit of its E3 presentation with fans with a new video featuring a demo from E3. The video, which you can view below, showcases a few [...]

Dead Island Returns Again with ‘Escape Dead Island’
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 145 Days Ago. | 2 Comments
If you can’t get enough of that hot “Dead Island” property, there are currently plenty of ways to experience it.  You could start with the original “Dead Island”, try and work your way through the spin-off “Dead Island: Riptide”, jump into the world of MOBAs with “Dead Island Epidemic”, wait for the sequel “Dead Island [...]

Jack Black is Not in Dead Island 2
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 163 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
During E3 this week we got to see the announcement trailer for a new title in the “Dead Island” series called “Dead Island 2.”  The trailer, while humorous, had one moment that really piqued people’s interest. During the final moments of the trailer, which you can watch below, you hear a very distinctive voice chime [...]

Hands-On with Dying Light E3 2014
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 164 Days Ago. | No Comments
I meant to post this yesterday, but that tingling little headache I felt at the end of the day started to turn into a full-blown migraine.  Yay.  But now, much like E3, my migraine is over and I can think clearly now about my hands-on experience with “Dying Light.” I got the chance to demo [...]

Hands-On with The Evil Within
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 165 Days Ago. | No Comments
I survived E3! I descended into the pulsating mass of people that converge on the LA Convention Center for the annual gaming event and have returned with a hands-on look at a couple of upcoming games.  Thankfully, I took some notes, because my brain has been jellified after being pounded with rhythmic beats blasted at [...]