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A Brief History of Groundbreaking Horror Video Games

Horror is a medium that permeates all forms of popular media. Luckily for us fans, that means we have a neverending supply of scares at the tips of our fingers — including novels, television shows, movies, comic books, haunted houses… and, of course, video games. With the recent release (and return to form) of RESIDENT […]

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The Horror! Francis Coppola is Developing the APOCALYPSE NOW Video Game

Get ready for some some crazy news: There’s a new survival horror-style video game in development based on Francis Ford Coppola’s Vietnam epic APOCALYPSE NOW. Before you mentally throw it into the dungheap of shovelware games that crap on classic movies, consider this: Coppola himself is behind the project, and has compiled a development team […]

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You’ll Battle The Works Of H.P. Lovecraft In PS4’s CALL OF CHTULHU: THE OFFICIAL VIDEO GAME

Personally, I’m not much of a video game player, but it’s things like this that made me wish I was. Developed by Cyanide Studio, Playstation has debuted a teaser trailer for their upcoming game CALL OF CHTULHU: THE OFFICIAL VIDEO GAME. Check it out below, along with the full game & video synopsis! The trailer […]

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How Italian Horror Cinema Inspired Survival Horror Video Games

Survival horror video games have changed a lot over the years — especially as the technology evolved along with our sensibilities. Soon, we’ll be able to play RESIDENT EVIL 7, OUTLAST 2, and DEATH STRANDING with VR options, putting players in the midst of total terror. But to understand where the subgenre is today, we […]

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Player Beware! Looking Back at GOOSEBUMPS Game ESCAPE FROM HORRORLAND

For many kids born and raised in the 1990s, GOOSEBUMPS was their first taste of the horror genre. R.L. Stine’s successful book series spawned an equally beloved TV series, and led to a merchandising empire that wouldn’t be challenged until a certain scarred wizard came onto the scene. One of the inevitable multimedia avenues that […]

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Revisiting the Classic Horror PC Game THE 7TH GUEST

Old Man Stauf built a house and filled it with his toys. Six Guests were invited one night, their screams the only noise. Blood in the Library, blood right up the hall, Dripping down the attic stairs, “Hey Guests!, try not to fall.” Nobody came out that night. Not one was ever seen. But Old […]

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Super Mario Brothers as a Horror Movie: Watch What Happens When Mario Dies!

You know when you were playing Super Mario Brothers, and Mario would fall down a hole? Game over! Good thing you have a few lives left! But what happened to that particular Mario that fell down the hole? This amazing short film shows us what Super Mario Hell is like, and it is absolutely terrifying.

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NIGHT TERRORS: THE BEGINNING — Download Horror’s Answer to POKEMON GO Now!

You should download NIGHT TERRORS: THE BEGINNING… if you have the stones for it. This playable teaser of developer Novum Analytics’ augmented reality game is available now for your mobile device, and I personally guarantee it will creep you the hell out. It works like this: You wait until dark, turn off all the lights, […]

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Gory New Trailer for FRIDAY THE 13TH: THE GAME Features Non-Stop Kills!

In celebration of the upcoming release of FRIDAY THE 13TH: THE VIDEO GAME, developer Gun Media has dropped a new trailer, and it’s all kills. A true celebration of violence, the trailer features three straight minutes of Jason Voorhees brutally stabbing, crushing, impaling, and destroying unlucky camp counselors. You know you want to watch! Legendary […]

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THE ELEVATOR RITUAL: Is This VR Horror Game Too Terrifying to Finish?

Horror is virtual reality’s killer app, and developers are creating virtual-reality experiences designed to put you in the middle of the most terrifying situations imaginable. For example, there’s THE ELEVATOR RITUAL: an interactive VR short story that puts the player deep inside a nightmarish urban legend. Out now on the Oculus Rift and loosely based on […]

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RESIDENT EVIL 7, FRIDAY THE 13TH and JUSTICE LEAGUE DARK – This Week’s Horror News Rundown

The future looks dark indeed. This week brought with it news of superhero franchises getting creepier, beloved horror franchises falling on hard times, and one of the greatest horror video games finally revealing its secrets. Let’s not waste any time. Here is your weekly Horror News Rundown! Jason Goes to Court: The Final Friday? Jason […]

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NIGHT TERRORS: Is This Mobile Horror Game the POKEMON GO Killer?

Have you ever wanted to live in a survival horror game? Then I’ve got just the app for you. NIGHT TERRORS is a soon-to-be-released mobile game that takes augmented reality away from the kiddies playing POKÉMON GO and uses it to create real world terror, putting you inside an immersive survival horror experience. Made by Novum […]

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PUMPKINHEAD, TALES FROM THE CRYPT and DEATH NOTE – This Week’s Horror News Rundown

It’s hard to imagine that there are any horror franchises left that haven’t been rebooted, but Hollywood found one this week! Find out more about the return of a 1980s cult classic, the ambitious new TALES FROM THE CRYPT television series and more in this week’s Horror News Rundown! The PUMPKINHEAD Remake Will Sprout in […]