Horror Video Games

“The Drowning” to be Adapted into Feature Film
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 241 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 243 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 246 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 246 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 246 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 249 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 249 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 253 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 256 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 258 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 268 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 269 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 276 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 276 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 277 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 [...]

The Gamescom Trailer Breakdown
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 278 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 278 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 281 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 283 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 283 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 [...]