Horror Video Games

Dead Island Returns Again with ‘Escape Dead Island’
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 211 Days Ago. | 2 Comments
If you can’t get enough of that hot “Dead Island” property, there are currently plenty of ways to experience it.  You could start with the original “Dead Island”, try and work your way through the spin-off “Dead Island: Riptide”, jump into the world of MOBAs with “Dead Island Epidemic”, wait for the sequel “Dead Island [...]

Jack Black is Not in Dead Island 2
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 229 Days Ago. | 1 Comment
During E3 this week we got to see the announcement trailer for a new title in the “Dead Island” series called “Dead Island 2.”  The trailer, while humorous, had one moment that really piqued people’s interest. During the final moments of the trailer, which you can watch below, you hear a very distinctive voice chime [...]

Hands-On with Dying Light E3 2014
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 230 Days Ago. | No Comments
I meant to post this yesterday, but that tingling little headache I felt at the end of the day started to turn into a full-blown migraine.  Yay.  But now, much like E3, my migraine is over and I can think clearly now about my hands-on experience with “Dying Light.” I got the chance to demo [...]

Hands-On with The Evil Within
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 231 Days Ago. | No Comments
I survived E3! I descended into the pulsating mass of people that converge on the LA Convention Center for the annual gaming event and have returned with a hands-on look at a couple of upcoming games.  Thankfully, I took some notes, because my brain has been jellified after being pounded with rhythmic beats blasted at [...]

Doom is Back with a New Teaser
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 232 Days Ago. | 2 Comments
We’ve known that a new “Doom” was in the works for a while now.  The most recent “Wolfenstein” offered access to a “Doom” beta with each purchase of the game, so it seemed like a big announcement wasn’t too far off. Well, it looks like today is the start of that announcement.  Bethesda has released [...]

Official E3 Gameplay Trailer for Alien: Isolation
Written by Chris Savage, Posted 232 Days Ago. | No Comments
When it comes to the Alien franchise or pretty much any game based upon a movie, it is often easy to get a little too excited only to be let down time and time again. I’ve been stung a few times and most recently with Aliens: Colonial Marines, but hopefully, Alien: Isolation will rectify that [...]

‘Let It Die’ Looks Like a Bloody Mess
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 233 Days Ago. | No Comments
One of the more eyebrow raising trailers debuted today at Sony’s E3 press conference was Suda 51’s upcoming game “Let It Die.” And I don’t know if that’s necessarily a good thing. Not much gameplay was actually shown during the game’s announcement trailer, but you get the sense that it’ll be a pretty bloody affair. [...]

Sony Announces New Title ‘Bloodborne’
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 233 Days Ago. | No Comments
From Software, the developers behind “Dark Souls”, may have had their game prematurely revealed a few weeks ago when leaked screenshots started appearing online, but that didn’t tarnish their big reveal today.   During Sony’s E3 press conference the console maker revealed that From Software’s next game, “Bloodborne”, would be debuting exclusively on the PS4. [...]

First Trailer for Dead Island 2
Written by Jason McDonald, Posted 233 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 233 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 233 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 233 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 236 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 236 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 238 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 238 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 238 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 239 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 240 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 246 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 [...]