Category Archives: Horror
Tue, Jun 18, 2013 | 20:28 BST
Sony Japan has released some Soul Sacrifice videos showing off the June 25 DLC update heading to the Vita title.
Tue, Jun 18, 2013 | 22:12 BST
Last week during E3, Valve announced seven offerings had been passed through Steam Greenlight.
Tue, Jun 18, 2013 | 11:49 BST
State of Decay is the monstrously fast-selling XBLA title from Undead Labs, and although they’ve done gangbusters already, the team isn’t stopping just yet. The studio has confirmed it is working on a pure sandbox survival mode and a Steam edition as well.
Tue, Jun 18, 2013 | 06:26 BST
Dark Souls 2 director Yui Tanimura is pleased with the new graphical flourishes From Software is able to implement now that it has upgraded the RPG’s engine.
Tue, Jun 18, 2013 | 04:15 BST
Microsoft has announced that State of Decay holds the somewhat mysterious title of “fastest selling original game ever on Xbox Live Arcade”.
Mon, Jun 17, 2013 | 04:23 BST
Fri, Jun 14, 2013 | 01:46 BST
Both Microsoft and Sony have approached Bohemia Interactive about porting DayZ to new hardware, but creator Dean “Rocket” Hall is more in favour of the PlayStation 4 than Xbox One.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 17:25 BST
Master Reboot is an adventure horror title with puzzle elements up on Steam Greenlight for your consideration. The game revolves around something called a Soul Cloud, where you can “upload your soul to our dedicated servers and relax knowing that a part of you will live on for eternity”. Sounds creepy. A teaser trailer for it is below. A gameplay trailer is promised soon. Thanks, PC Gamer.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 17:59 BST
Sony spoke with Bestesda’s Pete Hines during E3 about The Evil Within, Tango Gameworks horror effort. Have a look below. It’s coming to PS4 and Xbox One in 2014 along with PC, PS3, and Xbox 360. Thanks EdNorton.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 05:58 BST
DayZ creator Dean “Rocket” Hall has said the increased emphasis on survival in the standalone release will bring down the number of bandits in-game.
Wed, Jun 12, 2013 | 03:41 BST
Having scanned back though our The Evil Within coverage, I’ve noticed that until the release of E3 assets, Bethesda had not confirmed that The Evil Within is coming to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One as well as PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, saying only “next-gen platforms”. Here’s your official heads up: it is. Surprise! Thanks for the reminder, Joystiq; the Tango Gameworks horror effort is due in 2014.
Wed, Jun 12, 2013 | 01:02 BST
TellTale has cleared up some of our confusion regarding 400 Days, confirming that the July release is DLC for the first season despite presenting a standalone story.
Fri, Jun 14, 2013 | 22:15 BST
Bohemia Interactive’s Matt Lightfoot gives VG247 a world’s first look at the standalone version of Day Z, direct from E3 2013.
Wed, Jun 12, 2013 | 01:19 BST
Rage against the designers all you like, every death in From Software’s dark RPG series boils down to “you just made a prat of yourself”. Is it any wonder Phil Owen found Dark Souls 2 makes a great party game?
Tue, Jun 11, 2013 | 22:20 BST
The Last of Us is out this week worldwide and Sony has released the game’s official launch trailer. It shows Joel and Ellie walking the barren streets after humankind’s collapse.
Mon, Jun 10, 2013 | 03:28 BST
According to Bloody Disgusting, Psychoz Interactive has confirmed that Forgotten Memories is coming to Vita when it launches during northern summer. The Unity-based horror title was first announced as an iOS exclusive before the team grabbed a Wii U license. Forgotten Memories has players in the role of Inspector Rose Hawkins, who must confront her own weaknesses as she explores an abandoned asylum on the trail of a missing girl.
Sat, Jun 08, 2013 | 01:22 BST
Daylight developer Zombie Studios has announced that it’s Unreal Engine 4-powered thriller is heading to PS4 as well as PC.
Fri, Jun 07, 2013 | 09:44 BST
Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z has received a new live-action trailer courtesy of Tecmo Koei. It’s a cocktail of cheese, rap, zombies and blood. Drink up.
Thu, Jun 06, 2013 | 06:19 BST
The Classification Board is yet to reach a verdict on Undead Labs’ State of Decay, explaining its absence from the Australian Xbox Live Marketplace.
Wed, Jun 05, 2013 | 21:14 BST