Tag Archives: Vatra Games
Wed, Nov 07, 2012 | 21:24 GMT
Silent Hill: Downpour was patched for Xbox 360 in late October, but the PlayStation 3 version has only just arrived. Konami advises the patch should be available now, or at latest when your local PlayStation Store updates. Although full patch notes have not been provided, the update appears to have the same features as the Xbox 360 version, namely improved frame rate; “fixed” save game system; bug squashing in the Homeless side quest; and general “performance enhancements” and bug fixes. Silent Hill: Downpour released for both consoles in March.
Thu, Oct 25, 2012 | 23:17 BST
Konami has issued a patch for the Xbox 360 version of Silent Hill: Downpour, with a PlayStation 3 version in the works.
Mon, Jul 23, 2012 | 14:53 BST
Wed, Apr 04, 2012 | 03:51 BST
Games can be scary without counter-intuitive controls and dodgy graphics, according to Tomm Hulett of Silent Hill: Downpour developer Vatra Games.
Wed, Mar 14, 2012 | 22:03 GMT
Gathered around a campfire, publishers whisper scary stories to each other, and none is more frightening than The Curse of the Survival Horror Typo.
Tue, Mar 13, 2012 | 15:00 GMT
The first reviews for Silent Hill: Downpour have made their way online. Is this a return to form for the series from Czech studio Vatra? Get it below the break. If you have any links to add, chuck them in below.
Tue, Jan 10, 2012 | 06:11 GMT
If you’re a big fan of the horror exploration elements of Silent Hill, but turn into a flailing mess when the combat starts, Downpour has you covered with the return of dual difficulty sliders.
Sat, Nov 05, 2011 | 18:44 GMT
Brian Gomez, the design director for Silent Hill: Downpour, has announced his departure from Vatra Games.
Mon, Oct 10, 2011 | 14:33 BST
Konami’s confirmed to Beefjack that Silent Hill: Downpour has been pushed into next year, given a release of Q2 2012 following recent date changes on retailers, including Amazon Germany. The horror, due to come from Czech-based developer Vatra Games, was meant to release this coming winter on PS3 and 360. Read this for our interview with Vatra on the game from earlier this year.
Mon, Aug 29, 2011 | 01:59 BST
Amazon UK has Silent Hill: Downpour down for a November 4 release, ahead of any official confirmation from Konami. The survival horror had previously been expected at the end of October, on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.
The retailer also posted a cover image which fits the series aesthetic so far. Head through the break to see the full thing.
Fri, Jun 03, 2011 | 14:07 BST
Konami aired the E3 trailer for Silent Hill: Downpour last night during the publisher’s pre-E3 press conference. The Vatra horror’s looking in very fine form, but was pushed into a winter release instead of the previously-planned fall. When it does release, it’ll be on PS3 and 360. Read the full report from the Konami presser, which included details of a HD Collection and an NGP game, here.
Fri, May 27, 2011 | 07:43 BST
Four more heavy-hitting presentations have been added to GDC Europe’s schedule.
Mon, May 09, 2011 | 14:54 BST
Wed, May 04, 2011 | 13:53 BST
Can Silent Hill’s fans ever be assuaged? We speak to Silent Hill: Downpour’s producers on atmosphere, competition, soundtrack and that fabled first-person segment.
Wed, Apr 20, 2011 | 20:49 BST
Mon, Apr 18, 2011 | 00:31 BST
Konami has released a handful of new screens for Silent Hill: Downpour, with almost everything you need from this franchise: darkness, creepy stares, and fog.
Tue, Mar 29, 2011 | 08:34 BST
Silent Hill: Downpour developer Vatra Games has told VG247 that any inclusion of multiplayer into the series’s future would need to be something “new.”
Mon, Mar 21, 2011 | 17:44 GMT
Sat, Feb 26, 2011 | 20:05 GMT
Some new screenshots have been released for Silent Hill: Downpour.
Wed, Jan 26, 2011 | 09:53 GMT
Konami’s announced details of a new competition to allow you to create a sculpture for inclusion in Silent Hill: Downpour.