Horror Video Games

The Evil Within Moves to October
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 97 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
It’s a day of shifting release dates as “The Evil Within” has also announced that it would be delaying its release.  Earlier we reported that “The Order: 1886″ would be sliding into next year, but “The Evil Within’s” delay won’t be as drastic. In a statement released earlier today, Bethesda announced that the game would [...]

The Order: 1886 Has Been Delayed Until 2015
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 98 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
If you were hoping to get your hands on the PS4 exclusive “The Order: 1886″, I have some bad news for you.  Sony has announced today that the upcoming alternate history third-person shooter has been delayed until 2015.  Originally, the game was aiming for a fall release this year, but now we should expect to [...]

‘Papers, Please’ Creator Begins Work on ‘Return of the Obra Dinn’
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 99 Days Ago. | No Comments
Lucas Pope, the man behind “Papers, Please” is setting his sights on a nautical mystery.  Pope has revealed that his next game will be a throwback to an older era of PC gaming by utilizing the old 1-bit style of graphics.  For reference, think back to when you were in elementary school in the early [...]

Sony Teases ‘The Order 1886′
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 101 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
Earlier today Sony took to Twitch to offer a look at their upcoming exclusive game “The Order 1886.”  Unfortunately, the look wound up being just a quick glimpse, but we still did get to see a bit of gameplay footage and a brief cinematic. “The Order 1886″ is being developed by Ready at Dawn and [...]

Evolve Scores an October Release
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 102 Days Ago. | No Comments
Turtle Rock Studios, the company that brought you Left 4 Dead, is lining up a release date for their latest take on the multiplayer experience: “Evolve.” The game puts a unique spin on multiplayer objectives by pitting four players (aka the Hunters) against one player (aka the Prey).  However, the game isn’t as one-sided as [...]

Among the Sleep Gets a Release Date
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 102 Days Ago. | No Comments
It seems so long ago that “Among the Sleep” was just a creepy concept trailer making the rounds on the internet.  Now after a successful Kickstarter and an extended development, the game is finally ready to make its grand debut. Krillbite Studio has released a new launch trailer today that reveals the game will be [...]

Wolfenstein: The New Order Review
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 102 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
B.J. Blazkowicz is back and ready to lay waste to the Nazi regime one more time.  However, is the tried and true formula of Nazi killing just a tired relic from gaming past? Or has “Wolfenstein: The New Order” managed to reinvent the practice so that it feels fresh and exciting again? “Wolfenstein: The New [...]

Infamous Game ‘Night Trap’ Could Get a Re-release
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 105 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
Whether you played it or not, the infamous FMV Sega CD game “Night Trap” partially shaped the future of your gaming experience.  When the government was having its own little video game witch hunt back in the  90′s, “Night Trap” was included among titles like “Mortal Kombat” and “Doom” as games that were deemed inappropriate [...]

Bound by Flame Game Review
Written by Scott Dell, Posted 109 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
An hour and a half. That’s how long it took me to forge through the final boss battle of the very tricky action RPG, Bound By Flame. I screamed, I swore, I threw things; but I came out on the other side with a great sense of accomplishment. It was the perfect, but very difficult, [...]

Duke Nukem Creators Reveal Bombshell
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 110 Days Ago. | 2 Comments
From the minds that brought us “Duke Nukem” comes a new 80′s throwback character chock full of piss and vinegar.  3D Realms and Interceptor Entertainment has unveiled, via a teaser trailer, their next action game titled “Bombshell.” Here’s how Interceptor describes the basic premise of “Bombshell”: Bomb Disposal Specialist turned mercenary for hire, Shelly “Bombshell” [...]

DayZ Has Been Hacked
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 110 Days Ago. | No Comments
Good news/bad news time for any of our readers who are avid DayZ players.  Rumors of the game being hacked were not greatly exaggerated. Bohemia has confirmed today that their servers were significantly compromised after someone hacked their way into the system.  I’m not very good with computers, so I can only assume that this [...]

Teaser Trailer for Killing Floor 2 is Metal
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 112 Days Ago. | No Comments
Throw up your horns and bang your head! Now apologize to everyone around you for causing a scene.  Jeez, you’re embarrassing me here. Developer Tripwire has unleashed one of the first teaser trailers for their recently announced sequel “Killing Floor 2.”  The teaser, which you can view below, doesn’t offer too much footage of the [...]

Check out the Walking Dead Season 2 Episode 3 Trailer
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 116 Days Ago. | No Comments
So… If you haven’t played the previous games in Telltale’s “Walking Dead” series, you should probably avoid this post.  There will be spoilers ahead.  In fact, after this sentence the spoilers will begin.  Alright? I know I said it would be after that last sentence, but this time I really mean it. Looks like Clem [...]

A Sequel to Killing Floor is on the Way
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 116 Days Ago. | No Comments
Tripwire announced today, through an exclusive reveal on PC Gamer, that they are moving forward with a sequel to their popular wave shooter “Killing Floor.” “Killing Floor”, for those that don’t know, is an over-the-top wave based shooter that pits a player and a few companions against a horde of nightmarish creatures.  In the original [...]

New Unreal Tournament Will be Free to Play
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 117 Days Ago. | No Comments
Epic Games hosted a live stream today (which is still currently running at the time of this post) where they revealed their plans for a new Unreal Tournament game.  In a move that seems to be inline with other Epic Game releases, the developers announced that the next Unreal Tournament will be free-to-play. However, before [...]

Multiplayer Coming to ‘Don’t Starve’
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 117 Days Ago. | No Comments
Klei, the developers behind the Tim Burton-esque survival game “Don’t Starve”, has announced that they’re taking their highly addictive single-player game and moving it towards the realm of multiplayer. Making the announcement on their forums, Klei discussed the path the studios took towards developing the game for multiplayer.  Essentially it wasn’t a matter of not [...]

Is There a New Mortal Kombat on the Way?
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 118 Days Ago. | 4 Comments
Or am I desperately grasping at straws for a chance to play a new “Mortal Kombat” game? Maybe it’s both! Either way, something is afoot and “Mortal Kombat” creator Ed Boon is playing coy. IGN first noticed that Ed Boon was up to some suspicious activity on his Twitter account when he asked his followers [...]

Wolfenstein To Be Four Discs on XBox 360
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 122 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
Bethesda has come out with their official specs for their upcoming game “Wolfenstein: The New Order” and it’s proving to be a hefty package, clocking in at 47 GB. The most surprising detail revealed on Bethesda’s Blog is that the Xbox 360 version of the game will require an 8 GB install and will utilize [...]

‘Outlast: Whistleblower’ Unleashes New Trailer
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 124 Days Ago. | No Comments
The first DLC for last years hit horror game “Outlast” is due out in a couple of weeks, but we have a new trailer to help build anticipation. The DLC, titled “Whistleblower”, follows the horrific misadventures of the man who blew the whistle on Mount Massive Asylum.  In the core game, players were able to [...]

‘Dead Island’ Developers Showcase ‘Hellraid’
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 124 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
While Techland, the developers behind “Dead Island”, are still developing their next zombie-themed game deemed “Dying Light”, they’re also putting work into a second game that features a different sort of nightmarish reality. “Hellraid” is their slightly smaller entry into co-op slashers and features a significant focus on combat. Techland announced the game several years [...]