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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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5 Reasons To Get Excited For the Arrival of DEAD RISING 4!

Capcom has released brand new details for DEAD RISING 4 at this year’s E3 conference in Los Angeles, California, set almost 16 years after the original DEAD RISING game, with protagonist Frank West returning to his roots in the good ol’ town of Willamette, Colorado. Frank will have to battle some hardcore new enemies this […]

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We Got an Inside Look at Gameplay for FRIDAY THE 13TH: THE GAME!

If you’re into horror video games, classic slasher classics, or just things that rule, I’m sure you’ve already seen the just-released gameplay video from FRIDAY THE 13TH: THE GAME. If not, check it out below: Cool, right? But there’s only so much you can tell from a short video, so I caught up with FRIDAY […]

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Gory Gameplay Footage From FRIDAY THE 13TH: THE GAME Finally Revealed — Watch It NOW!

Attendees at the E3 Convention got a taste of slasher heaven today when game developers Gun Media unveiled the first-ever glimpse of genuine gameplay from their long-awaited FRIDAY THE 13TH: THE GAME… and if the clip below is any indication, this may be the best thing to happen to the infamous franchise in a long time. […]

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Survival Horror Meets Alien Abduction in This Game Preview for THE HUM: ABDUCTIONS!

Totwise Studios has released some new footage of survival-horror game THE HUM: ABDUCTIONS, and the vids’ creepy atmosphere and the game’s novel concept have a lot of gamers curious. First, the footage… here: Abductions – Scenes May 2016 from Totwise Studios on Vimeo. …and here: TheHum Abductions – Alien Entering Room played with HTC Vive […]

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The Upcoming Horror Video Game AGONY is Set in Hell Itself!

Get ready to go to Hell. Madmind Studio has just announced AGONY — a first-person survival horror game where you must escape the ultimate prison: Hell itself. You begin your journey through The Underworld as a tormented soul with no memories and no physical body. You move through the world by possessing the people and […]

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The Release of DOOM 2016 Reminds Us That Nostalgia Has Value

There’s nothing wrong with a little nostalgia, but basing our entire popular culture around it probably isn’t a very good idea. The occasional remake or reboot is undeniably fine, but if we continue to eschew original content in favor of repeated trips to an increasingly dry well, that’s all we’re going to get. Recycled ideas, […]

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Prepare for PERCEPTION: A First-Person Horror Game With a Blind Protagonist

I’m psyched for PERCEPTION. The upcoming first-person horror game from The Deep End Games features a remarkable gameplay twist: the main character is blind. You play as Cassie, a sightless woman who navigates through the haunted estate on Echo Bluff using echolocation — the sonar-like ability to “see” objects through reflected sound. That would be […]

Watch This Brutally Terrifying Gameplay Preview For OUTLAST 2!

Horror gamers: Your day is about to get so much better. More than ten minutes of gameplay footage from survival horror game OUTLAST 2 has been released from PAX East this weekend, and it looks remarkable. Check it out: The stripped-down suspense and no-mercy brutality that made developer Red Barrels’ OUTLAST a surprise hit are back, as […]