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Evil Within 2 review scores: Is PS4, Xbox One horror sequel the scariest game of the year? | Gaming | Entertainment

The Evil Within 2 is out now on PS4, Xbox One and PC. The horror sequel is said to place a greater emphasis on story and will feature larger areas that players are free to explore. With the game in the hands of players, Express Online has rounded up a selection of Evil Within 2 review scores to see if it’s worth buying this weekend. Check out the reviews and screenshot gallery below… IGN – …

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The Evil Within 2 PC review-in-progress: a bold, bloody evolution of the survival horror genre

Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube Every time I think I have sussed out exactly what brand of horror The Evil Within 2 is it throws something new at me. Thrilling chase sequences seamlessly transition to patient stalking, nail-biting shootouts where every bullet matters lead into five-minute walking tours, supernatural absurdity exists side by side with gross-out gore. The scenery shifts around as much as the pacing: sterile facility, dank sewer network, small-town America zombie apocalypse, …

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Evil Within 2 – A horror fan’s guide to Bethesda’s terrifying new PS4, Xbox One release | Gaming | Entertainment

The Evil Within 2’s Friday, October 13 release date is just few days away on PS4, Xbox One and PC. Picking up where the original left off, players step into the shoes of Sebastian Castellanos, as he explores another twisted STEM world of hideous creatures, grotesque monsters and murderous psychopaths. *Evil Within 2 hands-on preview: Is this 2017’s scariest game?* *Evil Within 2 on Nintendo Switch? Shinji Mikami reveals why it might not be a …

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The Coma: Recut for Xbox One review – A horror adventure in a haunted high school

This haunted high school has worse fates than comas in store for its students. Xbox One has more than its share of horror games, but The Coma: Recut from Devespresso Games and Digerati is the first Korean-style horror adventure on the console. Playing as a Korean high school student, you’ll have to evade knife-wielding killers and other horrors as you search for a way out of your locked school. It’s a tense and terrifying indie …

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The Humble Gems Bundle 2 combines cat-cafe dating, blocky horror & space-mech salvaging

Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube The latest from Humble – the Humble Gems Bundle 2 – is a strange grab-bag of easy indie recommendations, covering the gamut from 16-bit horror adventure, a cat-cafe dating sim and one of my favourite action-roguelikes in recent years. With eight games spanning a bafflingly broad range of genres, there’s something here for just about everyone.  The minimum of $1 will give you: The Count Lucanor Hustle Cat Tattletail Beating …

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Frictional’s excellent sci-fi horror game Soma is coming to Xbox One • Eurogamer.net

Philosophical sci-fi horror game Soma, Frictional Games’ 2015 successor to Amnesia: The Dark Descent, is coming to Xbox One. While no release window has been announced, this is still good news for those without a PS4 or capable computer as Soma was one of the smartest and most interesting sci-fi tales of the last few years. It even made some really interesting narrative design decisions predicated on player choice, taking full advantage of the interactive …

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The best horror games | PC Gamer

So you’re looking to spook yourself with the best horror games you can play on PC. Whether you’re into jump scares, interactive fiction, thematically interesting stories or just large men running after you with a chainsaw, we’ve included a wide variety of games that’ll hopefully freak you the hell out. Enjoy. Like our lists of best strategy games or best FPS games, we tried to focus on a variety of horror experiences that still hold …

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Lovecraftian horror game Conarium coming to PS4, Xbox One in early 2018

Lovecraftian horror game Conarium coming to PS4, Xbox One in early 2018 Inspired by H.P. Lovecraft novella At the Mountains of Madness. Conarium, a Lovecratian horror game developed by Zoetrope Interactive launched for PC in June, will come to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in early 2018, publisher Iceberg Interactive announced. Here’s an overview of the game, via its Steam page: About Conarium is a chilling Lovecraftian game that follows the gripping story of four …

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THQ Nordic to show new games at Gamescom – one a sequel to a well-known horror

THQ Nordic have revealed their Gamescom plans ahead of August’s conference, and it seems like there’s going to be a couple of surprises.  Keep an eye on our upcoming PC games list for more future hits.  As well is Pirahna Bytes’ RPG ELEX, Battle Chasers: Nightwar, SpellForce 3, Aquanox: Deep Descent, The Guild 3, and Wreckfest, there’s going to be two completely new games, say THQ.  One of these is a completely new franchise that’s …

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Aksys Games’ horror game coming to handheld and computers this fall

Aksys Games is bringing Nikkatsu and Sushi Typhoon Games’ 3DS eShop horror title Creeping Terror to the West in the fall. It’s planned for a release on both 3DS and PC by way of Steam, and it looks like a spooky good time, especially if you like exploring creepy old caves and/or mansions. It’s always a haunted mansion with these games, isn’t it? Creeping Terror: What to know about the upcoming horror game There haven’t …

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Perception (Xbox One) REVIEW | Horror Game Review

Horror is evolving. Standard slashers no longer make the cut, owing to the average moviegoer’s desire to see something new, something innovative. This transition has been most obvious in movies, which, since the turn of the noughties, have ditched the rote crazed killer routine for fresh spins on tired formulas. It’s no leap to suggest that we wouldn’t have seen something like Get Out just ten years ago. But horror games are also on the …

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Layers of Fear devs on “psychological rape” in their cyberpunk horror Observer

Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube Observer is a new non-combat horror game from the developers of Layers of Fear, set in a Cyberpunk future in Krakow, 2084. To explain the concept, they’ve just released a developer diary to talk potential players through what they can expect.   Related: here are the upcoming PC games.  As developer diaries go, it’s got a very strange tone. You can tell the developer narrating is enthusiastic about their game, …

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Agony has 15 minutes of uncensored body horror for you

Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube Sometimes a game comes along with a name that tells you everything, and Agony is one of those. If you fancy crawling through a literal hell composed of mashed and contorted human beings, chased by horned monsters, this is the one for you. Read more: the best horror games on PC. There’s a lengthy new gameplay video doing the rounds that shows you exactly the kind of Dante-esque horror you’re …

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Payday designer’s next game is a co-op horror shooter called GTFO

Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube Ulf Andersson, the lead designer of Payday: The Heist, has announced his next game, a four-player cooperative horror shooter called – get this – GTFO. It’s the first game he’s making with his new Swedish studio, 10 Chambers Collective, which comprises others who previously worked at Payday developers Overkill Software. Looking for more games to play with friends? Check our list of the best co-op games on PC. As you’d …

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Horror Game Perception Delayed A Week On PS4 And Xbox One And Here’s Why

Perception, the first-person horror game from a team of former BioShock developers at Deep End Games, is not coming out on time for consoles. The studio announced this week (via DualShockers) that the game’s Xbox One and PlayStation 4 editions are not coming out on May 30, but will instead be released a week later. The PC edition is still on track for its scheduled release on May 30 on Steam and GOG. Due to …

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