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Splash Damage are making a third-person survival horror game

Splash Damage are multiplayer specialists, with history that runs from Enemy Territory up through their most current project, Dirty Bomb. But it seems they’re broadening their horizons with their next project, which is set to be a new survival horror title that could release next year. One more to add to the list of upcoming PC games. That’s according to a financial report from parent company Leyou Technologies, which says Splash Damage is developing “several …

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Dying: Reborn for Xbox One review – A surreal indie horror adventure

Beware the fish-head man! E-Home Entertainment, a joint venture between Microsoft and Oriental Pearl Group, is responsible for publishing Xbox One games in China and then releasing those games abroad. One such game is Dying: Reborn, a first-person horror adventure game with a pleasantly bizarre and creepy atmosphere. Where else will you encounter a man with the head of a fish? See on the Xbox Store A killer headache is only the beginning As Dying: …

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10 great indie horror games

It’s Halloween, so you’re more likely to be looking for something scary to play than at any other time of year (it’s also possible you’re just finishing Wolfenstein 2, which is fine too). While you can find our long list of the best horror games elsewhere, in this feature we wanted to focus exclusively on some of our favourite indie horror titles, where the subject matter tends to be more specific than you’d get in …

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Video Games, According to Horror Movies

The overlap of horror movie lovers and video game lovers is undoubtedly substantial, so it’s no surprise that filmmakers have repeatedly tried to appeal to that demographic. The results often range from hilariously wrong to mildly insulting, to the point where you’re not sure the creators even know what video games are. When video games are central to the story in an adventure movie, they often play out like a power fantasy. In films like …

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Loads Of Xbox One And Xbox 360 Horror Games Are On Sale Now For Halloween

On top of this week’s selection of deals for Xbox Live Gold members, Microsoft is holding another Shocktober sale in the Xbox Store. For a limited time, players can find a big range of discounts on some great horror games for both Xbox One and Xbox 360. On the newer console, Xbox Live Gold and Silver members can save 50% on the acclaimed new entry in Capcom’s survival-horror series, Resident Evil 7. The standard edition …

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Lots Of Xbox One And Xbox 360 Horror Games Are On Sale Now For Halloween

On top of this week’s selection of deals for Xbox Live Gold members, Microsoft is holding another Shocktober sale in the Xbox Store. For a limited time, players can find a big range of discounts on some great horror games for both Xbox One and Xbox 360. On the newer console, Xbox Live Gold and Silver members can save 50% on the acclaimed new entry in Capcom’s survival-horror series, Resident Evil 7. The standard edition …

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Competitive horror game Hide and Shriek is free this Halloween

Horror games often feel like one-on-one experiences, whether you’re hiding from a specific Baker in Resident Evil 7 or the titular serpent in Alien: Isolation. Multiplayer horror game Hide and Shriek takes this idea a little more literally: it’s PvP horror where your goal is to out-scare your opponent in a 10-minute match. Oh, and find them, because you’re both invisible. It’s like somebody played Screencheat and thought, “you know, this could just more jump …

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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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