Tomorrow is Halloween and, with that, the end of October as a whole. Boo hiss. I LOVE OCTOBER, DAMNIT! LET ME ENJOY THIS! Anyway, with tomorrow being the month's death knell and the fact that there are still some horror games I wanted to highlight, I figured a "grab bag" post of sorts with multiple … Continue reading Holiday Horrors: Grab Bag Time!
October is the perfect month to dive into some great horror games, be it playing them yourself or watching a Let’s Play from the comfort of your pillow fort. Halloween is all about the spookies, after all, and I wanted to draw attention to some of my favorite lesser-knowns in the genre to help spread … Continue reading Holiday Horrors: Stories Untold
October is the perfect month to dive into some great horror games, be it playing them yourself or watching a Let’s Play from the comfort of your pillow fort. Halloween is all about the spookies, after all, and I wanted to draw attention to some of my favorite lesser-knowns in the genre to help spread … Continue reading Holiday Horrors: Blair Witch
Resident Evil VII: Biohazard Developed by: Capcom Publisher: Capcom Available on: PS4 (reviewed), PSVR, Xbox One, PC Release date: January 24, 2017 Price: $59.99 MSRP While Resident Evil 4 is often lauded as the best in the series, it's hard to argue that it's the game that sent the franchise in to a more action-focused direction. And while … Continue reading [REVIEW] Resident Evil VII: Biohazard
Fresh off the console release of his first-person survival horror game Emily Wants to Play, developer Shawn Hitchcock (great last name, by the way) was kind enough to answer a few of my questions via e-mail. I picked his brain about past projects, his taste in horror, and what games he likes to play in … Continue reading Let’s Discuss Game Development and Horror with Emily Wants to Play’s Shawn Hitchcock!
Emily Wants to Play Developer: SKH Apps LLC Available on:PS4 (reviewed), Xbox One, PC Price: $4.99 Delivering pizza in the rain already sounds like an awful way to make a living, but it's about to get much, much worse. As you pull up to the last stop of your shift, something doesn't feel quite right. … Continue reading REVIEW: Emily Wants to Play
The Park Developer: Funcom Publisher: Funcom Available on: PS4 (reviewed), Xbox One, PC Price: $12.99 As we inch closer and closer to Halloween, my thirst for horror games has become nearly unquenchable. Today I decided to soothe the savage beast and dive in to a game that's been in my backlog for a bit, having … Continue reading REVIEW: The Park
Claire: Extended Cut Developer: Hailstorm Games Publisher: Hailstorm Games Available on: PS4 (reviewed), Vita (cross-buy!), Xbox One Price: $14.99 Horror games are notorious for offering copious amounts of gore, relentless waves of zombies, and intense jump-scares, but few have managed to delve in to the human psyche and deliver a nightmarish atmosphere quite like Silent Hill. The … Continue reading REVIEW: Claire: Extended Cut
Jump scare-fest horror title Emily Wants to Play hits the Xbox One tomorrow, after being available on other platforms for a while. To celebrate, I'll be giving away three codes through my Twitter account that were handed to me by the game's developer. Follow the directions in the Tweet below, help spread the word about … Continue reading Win 1 of 3 Codes for Emily Wants to Play on Xbox One!
With another work week in the books, what are you folks doing this weekend to simmer down? I finished up Alone With You the other night, which is an adventure game on PS4 and Vita about a colony of space pioneers that mostly perish after a nasty storm hits. You play as the sole survivor, … Continue reading It’s the Freakin’ Weekend! What are You Playing?