DEVELOPER: Capcom PUBLISHER: Capcom PLATFORMS: PC, Xbox One, PlayStation 4 PRICE: $19.99 RELEASE DATE: January 19th, 2016
The publisher provided a review code for this review.
The events of Resident Evil Zero take place a mere 24 hours before the infamous Spencer Mansion incident (Resident Evil) and introduce the classic survival formula with a twist. S.T.A.R.S. member, Rebecca Chambers, and her other teammates make an emergency landing in the woods nearby only to discover an overturned military police vehicle. Bodies are strewn about along with evidence indicating that convicted felon, Billy Coen, is lurking around. The group splits up to cover more ground and [...]
Frictional Games, developers of such notable horror games as the Amnesia and Penumbra series, has revealed that their new game SOMA will be released for the Playstation 4 and PC on September 22nd. Also, thanks to the efforts of a legion of dedicated fans taking part in SOMA‘s Alternate Reality Game, a trailer for the new game has been revealed as well.
In SOMA, you will explore the expansive and creepily dark world of PATHOS-2. With all communication silenced, ship personnel vanishing and dying at a rapid pace, the machines aboard being to exhibit strange signs of life…almost as if they were human. The mystery behind all of the strange happenings aboard the [...]
Title: Resident Evil: Revelations 2 Developer: Capcom Publisher: Capcom Platforms: PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, PC Price: $39.99 (Retail), $24.99 (Digital Complete Season Pass), $4.99 per episode (4 Episodes + 2 Bonus Episodes)
A copy was provided by Capcom for the purposes of this review
She awakens inside a dank and poorly lit prison cell. A few moments to collect her wits and she’s up on her feet. It isn’t long before she can hear Moira calling out to her. Barry’s daughter is a good kid even if she desperately needs a filter between her mouth and her brain. If this was the first time she’d be taken against her will and held captive she might [...]
Developer: Konami, Creature Labs (PC), Hijinx Studios (HD) Producer: Konami Release Date: September 24, 2001 Platforms: Playstation 2, PC, Xbox, Xbox 360 and PS3 Reviewed On: Playstation 2
A word to the wise. There will be spoilers in talking about Silent Hill 2 (a game that was released more than a decade ago now).
The town of Silent Hill, nestled in close to Toluca Lake, has always had something not quite right about it. The permanent presence of fog gives the area a dreamlike surreal nature to it that residents and travelers alike find pervasive and even oppressive. There are “things” within the fog, too, that shouldn’t rightly walk the streets of [...]
Title: Dino Crisis Genre: Survival Horror Publisher: Capcom Developer: Capcom, Nextech Release Date: 9/31/1999 (Original), 11/25/2009 (PSN) Price: $5.99 Platform: PlayStation, Dreamcast, PC, Playstation Network (PS3, PS4,PSP, PS Vita) Platform Reviewed On: PlayStation 3
I am a big horror fan. I am also a big fan of dinosaurs. What do you get by combining the two? The Dino Crisis series! This time around we will be looking at the first title in that line, the original Dino Crisis.
This game was made during the same period as Resident Evil 3. In fact, both games contained the demo for the other during the original Playstation release. The Dino [...]
Alien Isolation turns on the terror this Tuesday (Oct 7th) hitting storefronts with a scream. Horror aficionados and long time Alien fans are sure to enjoy the survival horror game by Creative Assembly. Alien Isolation is the studio’s first foray into the horror genre. Creative Assembly is best known for their Total War series, but with a title like Alien: Isolation as their entry title into the horror genre it may not be what they are best know for long.
The Launch trailer alone was enough to make me tense, something about the design of Xenomorphs instills a sense of dread. What ever it is about the classic Aliens one thing is not in doubt, Twentieth Century Fox and [...]
Bethesda thrilled their fans at QuakeCon with the announcement that The Evil Within will be released one week earlier than its original October 21st release date. It will hit shelves on Oct. 14th in North America, followed by Oct. 16 in Australia and Oct. 18 in Europe. Peter Hines of Bethesda said, “Shinji [Mikami] asked us for a little extra time with the game, but we’re really happy with it. It’s ready a week early, so we’re releasing it a week early.” Thrill seekers can test their fortitude on any of the following platforms come October: PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One and Windows PC. If you’re brave enough to venture into the darkness, tell us your experiences below, or [...]