Horror Video Games

First Trailer for Dead Island 2
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 195 Days Ago. | 4 Comments
For a while we’ve known we were getting a spiritual successor to the “Dead Island” series with “Dying Light.”  Now it would seem that we’re also getting an actual sequel to the game. During Sony’s E3 press conference today they revealed the first trailer for “Dead Island 2″ which will be available on the XBox [...]

Dead Rising 3 Unleashes Crazy DLC Pack
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 195 Days Ago. | 2 Comments
Capcom is embracing their insanity.  Check out the name of the newest DLC pack for “Dead Rising 3″: Super Ultra Dead Rising 3 Arcade Remix Hyper Edition.  Yup, that’s the entire name.  And you know what’s even crazier than the name? The actual content. In what could be described as one of the best trailers of [...]

First Trailer for ‘Inside’ From Creators of ‘Limbo’
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 195 Days Ago. | No Comments
Playdead, the creators of “Limbo”, have announced their next game during Microsoft’s E3 XBox One conference.  The game is titled “Inside” and, true to Playdead form, it looks pretty haunting. Not much is known about “Inside” except that it’ll be due out in the first half of 2015.  And, as you can tell from the [...]

Rise of the Tomb Raider Announced
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 195 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
Fans of the “Tomb Raider” reboot can rejoice.  During today’s Microsoft E3 XBox One conference it was revealed that Square Enix would be releasing a follow up to the hit game.  Here’s a bit of info we got in a press release: In her first adventure, Lara Croft was forged into a true survivor, but [...]

Dead Rising 3 Heads to PC
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 198 Days Ago. | No Comments
Don’t have a next-gen system (or current gen if you prefer to call them that)? Did you miss out on the brand new chapter in the “Dead Rising” series? Well, there’s some good news if you have a decent computer on hand. Capcom has announced, through a humorous trailer you can check out below, that [...]

The Sword of Destiny Awaits in New Witcher 3 Trailer
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 198 Days Ago. | No Comments
CD Projekt Red held a special live stream yesterday where they partnered up with GOG.com to announce some interesting bits of news.  If you’re a GOG.com user, you might be interested in checking out what they revealed here. However, we’re here to talk about the latest trailer for “The Witcher 3.” Coming to next-gen consoles [...]

Dying Light Releases E3 Trailer Early
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 200 Days Ago. | No Comments
Can’t wait for E3 next week? Yeah, neither can I.  In fact, I should go ahead and mention this here, I’ll be attending E3.  So we’ll definitely be having coverage of the annual gaming expo this year. In the meantime, a lot of of developers seem to be getting their announcements out of the way [...]

New Costume Quest 2 Screenshots
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 200 Days Ago. | No Comments
Easily one of my most anticipated games of the year is a little project with a whole lot of charm.  “Costume Quest 2″ will finally launch later this year in October and we have some new screenshots that give us a better idea of what the game is about. Double Fine debuted the screenshots below [...]

Experience the Walking Dead in Pinball Form
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 200 Days Ago. | No Comments
If you loved Telltale’s take on “The Walking Dead”, but thought it would have been much better if you could rack up a high score with a tiny little ball, then Zen Studios has a product for you. Telltale Games has partnered up with Zen Studios, the team behind Zen Pinball, to create a new [...]

Among the Sleep Review
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 201 Days Ago. | No Comments
Krillbite Studios enticed the imagination of gamers and horror fans alike when they released the concept trailer for “Among the Sleep” several years ago.  The original trailer played from the perspective of a toddler wandering through his home late at night and that was more than enough to sell people on the concept of a [...]

Mortal Kombat X Announced with First Trailer
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 202 Days Ago. | 18 Comments
After weeks of teasing and hinting that a big announcement was incoming, “Mortal Kombat” co-creator Ed Boon has finally revealed the next installment in the long-standing fighting franchise. Making the announcement from his Twitter feed, Ed Boon revealed that the new game would be aptly titled “Mortal Kombat X.”  After a few more painful minutes [...]

The Evil Within Moves to October
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 208 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 208 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 210 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 212 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 213 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 213 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 213 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 216 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 220 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, [...]