Horror Video Games

Among the Sleep Gets a Release Date
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 183 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 183 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 186 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 190 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 190 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 191 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 193 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 196 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 197 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 197 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 198 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 199 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 203 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 205 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 205 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 [...]

First Gameplay Trailer for ‘H1Z1′
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 205 Days Ago. | No Comments
Sony Online Entertainment is entering the bustling field of online multiplayer zombie games with their newest product “H1Z1.” The name, of course, is a play on the name H1N1 which is commonly associated with Swine Flu.  The game was actually announced earlier this month and just a few days ago they held a 12 hour [...]

Will You Opt for Stealth or Mayhem in Wolfenstein?
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 206 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
“Wolfenstein: The New Order” is inching just a little closer to it’s May 20th release date.  At this point, you might want to start preparing for battle by considering your tactical options.  Perhaps you’d prefer to bleed em, real quiet?  Or are you looking to chew gum and kick ass? The latest trailer for “Wolfenstein” [...]

The Inquisition Begins with Dragon Age: Inquisition Trailer
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 213 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
It’s time to dust off your van with the sweet medieval wizard painted on the side! The rockin’ fantasy world of Dragon Age is back again with Dragon Age: Inquisition. Demons, dragons, and all sorts of fantasy miscreants are invading the world of Thedas and it’s up to you to set things right. Or not. The [...]

New Bloodrayne Game in the Works
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 218 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
Ever since that time Uwe Boll got his hands on “Bloodrayne”, the franchise as a whole seems to have slipped from the pop culture conscious. With its wild heroine and combination of vampires and Nazis, Bloodrayne used to hold a certain charm that popularized it in the 90s. In 2012 Wayforward took a crack at [...]

CCP Cancels World of Darkness
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 221 Days Ago. | No Comments
In a world where MMOs are struggling to live long enough just to become “free-to-play”, its always a surprise to see another franchise attempt to enter the fray.  One such MMO was the long-gestating “World of Darkness” which was an online game based on the “Vampire: The Masquerade” series. “World of Darkness” was originally announced [...]