Horror Video Games

Evil Within Livestream (Offline)
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 129 Days Ago. | No Comments
We’re giving this livestream thing another shot and this time we’re playing “The Evil Within.” I’m about five chapters into the game, so if you want to avoid spoilers you may not want to watch.  But if you want to see what this game is all about I’ll do my best to explain it as [...]

Alien: Isolation PS4 Review
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 133 Days Ago. | No Comments
After the mess that was “Aliens: Colonial Marines”, many fans of the “Alien” franchise were left bitter and resentful over Sega’s handling of the series.  So when word came soon after the release of “Colonial Marines” that Sega was working on another game, people were starting to sharpen their pitchforks and light their torches.  Is “Alien: Isolation” a turning [...]

Slender: The Arrival PS3 Review
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 146 Days Ago. | 3 Comments
Apologies are in order for this one. I had quite a few technical difficulties as of late that kept me from reviewing a few games on time. As such I have a backlog of reviews incoming that include “Alien Isolation” and “The Evil Within.”  However, this review will be for a game that has also [...]

Alien Isolation Livestream (Offline Now)
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 153 Days Ago. | No Comments
EDIT: Alright, that’s a wrap. Thanks for watching if you stopped by. I might do this again during the week. I’ve got a copy of “Alien Isolation” and a PS4 so I’m testing out the livestreaming feature on this thing.  Nothing fancy!  But if you want to watch me play “Alien Isolation” for the next [...]

The Final Trailer for Alien: Isolation
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 172 Days Ago. | 2 Comments
After months of wondering and hoping, SEGA’s Alien: Isolation is finally upon us. But, the question still remains, is this the Alien game that we have all been waiting for? I’d like to say yes and certainly hope it is, and while many sites are praising the game, a few seem to be quite negative, so [...]

“The Drowning” to be Adapted into Feature Film
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 186 Days Ago. | No Comments
I don’t play very many games on the iPhone.  Partially because I don’t like playing video games on my phone and mostly because I don’t own an iPhone.  However, FPS horror game “The Drowning” has an interesting enough premise that makes me wish I could check it out.  Thankfully, I won’t have to sell a [...]

Check Out Your Victorian Gat in ‘The Order: 1886′
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 188 Days Ago. | No Comments
I’m not a huge steampunk fan, but I do enjoy the makeshift weaponry that they create for the style.  I like the idea of Victorian-era mad scientists throwing together random components to create their interpretations of modern weaponry.  It’s the one thing that really has me excited about “The Order: 1886.” Developer Ready at Dawn [...]

The Evil Within TGS Trailer Gets Messy
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 191 Days Ago. | No Comments
We’re just a month away from the release of Bethesda’s “The Evil Within” and I’m still not sure what to think about it.  I enjoyed my time with the game during E3 and was left wanting to play more; however, many others have felt underwhelmed by what it has to offer.  Either way, I can’t [...]

Bloodborne Hits Us with New TGS Trailer and Release Date
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 191 Days Ago. | No Comments
The more I see of “Bloodborne”, the more I know that I’m going to be absolutely terrible at it.  But it’s also the kind of game that I can’t say “no” to.  I may give up after a few frustrating hours, but if it’s anything like the time I spent with Demons Souls, I’ll remember [...]

Creepy New Concept Trailer for Silent Hills
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 191 Days Ago. | No Comments
Did you play P.T.? I finally got around to checking it out this past weekend (just got myself a PS4) and I have to say that it was pretty effective.  I’m not ashamed to admit that I let out one scream while playing it in the dark.  To be fair, it was a random jump scare, [...]

Five Nights at Freddy’s Teases a Sequel
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 194 Days Ago. | 4 Comments
Every once in awhile a horror game comes along that becomes an internet sensation and sweeps across YouTube channels and message boards with rabid enthusiasm.  Recently that game was “Five Nights at Freddy’s”, a cool little indie title that put you in the role of a security guard at a kid’s restaurant.  Think Chuck E. [...]

Final Thoughts on Telltale’s Walking Dead Season Two
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 194 Days Ago. | No Comments
WARNING: This article contains major spoilers regarding Telltale’s “Walking Dead: Season Two.”  This includes the recent finale and all other episodes.  It also contains spoilers regarding “Walking Dead: Season One.”  So if you haven’t played that one, why are you even reading this? This is your last warning. Telltale’s first season of “The Walking Dead” [...]

Cinematic Trailer for Resident Evil Revelations 2
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 198 Days Ago. | No Comments
Oh that Claire, always getting kidnapped and dropped on an island filled with zombies.  Sure, that could happen once to a person and I would believe it, but a second time? Come on, you have to be prepared for these sort of things. Capcom has revealed the first cinematic trailer for their upcoming sequel “Resident [...]

Claire Redfield Returns in Resident Evil Revelations 2
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 201 Days Ago. | No Comments
“Resident Evil Revelations 2″, the most recent worst kept secret, was finally revealed last week with an official trailer and announcement.  However, now we’ve learned some more concrete details about the upcoming sequel including the return of a “Resident Evil” veteran and a surprising new face. Push Start Play has managed to get their hands [...]

Mortal Kombat X Gets Release Date and Goro Preorder
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 203 Days Ago. | No Comments
It’s nearly time for someone “to get over here” and other appropriate cliches.  Warner Bros. has given “Mortal Kombat X” a release date and revealed that a classic fighter will be available as a preorder bonus for those that jump on the hype train before the games release. “Mortal Kombat X” will be hitting the PS4, [...]

‘Escape Dead Island’ Gets Release Date and Pre-Order Bonus
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 213 Days Ago. | No Comments
With all the zombie games currently in the pipeline, it might be easy to forget that there’s a smaller “Dead Island” project in the works that is looking to bridge the gap between the first “Dead Island” game and the upcoming sequel “Dead Island 2.”  Now we know when you can expect the new game [...]

Jackie Earle Haley and More Join ‘The Evil Within’
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 214 Days Ago. | No Comments
When “The Evil Within” hits consoles this October, Bethesda is hoping to soothe your rattled nerves with a few familiar voices.  The developer has revealed a few of the actors that will be lending their voices to the upcoming horror game and some of them should be familiar to horror fans. Jackie Earle Haley, who [...]

Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Debuts 35 Minute Demo Video
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 221 Days Ago. | No Comments
It’s been a week of extended demo videos as the fallout from Gamescom continues to rain down on us.  You see? You don’t really have to go to these events anymore, most of the cool stuff comes directly to you! CD Projekt Red has put out a 35 minute demo video for “The Witcher 3: [...]

PlayStation Reveals Six Minutes of Bloodborne
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 221 Days Ago. | No Comments
Gamescom may be over, but the videos are still pouring out.  Today Sony put out a new six minute demo video for “Bloodborne” which showcases some of the gameplay and set pieces from the upcoming spiritual successor to “Demon’s Souls.” In the video, which you can watch below, you’ll see the footage jump around a [...]

Check Out 60 Minutes of ‘The Evil Within’
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 222 Days Ago. | No Comments
If you’re interested in the upcoming Bethesda game “The Evil Within”, you may not want to watch the 60 minute walkthrough below.  Why ruin an hour of the game for yourself if you intend on playing it anyways? But, if you’re on the fence, this playthrough might help you decide whether or not you want [...]