horror

Horror-themed video games give you a glimpse into the darker parts of the gaming sphere.

Matthew Hayhow20 days ago
'DDLC' and 'Yume Nikki': Can Video Games Be Art?
CW: This article refers to games with disturbing themes. I have always liked video games. Despite this, occasionally I find myself in arguments where this isn't enough to escape other people's derisio...
Milica Markovica month ago
Some Thoughts on the 'Metroid' Series
Can the Metroid series be considered part of the Survival Horror genre? In recent years, people have been entertaining the idea that our storied bounty hunter may be getting herself into horrific situ...
The Gamers Ghost2 months ago
2018: A Gamer’s Complete Guide to Horror
As we leave behind 2017—a year marked by the return of Resident Evil, a sequel to Outlast, the polarizing Friday the 13th: The Game, and the eerie whispers of Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice—we look ahea...
Cody Rostron2 months ago
Disgusting, Beautiful and Terrifying: Surviving Hell is 'Agony'
Everything in Agony is designed to either make you nauseous or run for your life. Games like #ResidentEvil and #Outlast exist in believable, relatable worlds—a house in Louisiana or an asylum. It take...
Nick Falkner2 months ago
Let’s Talk About 'Corpse Party'
On the PlayStation Store, on my PSP, a game that popped out at me had the most unusual name of Corpse Party. I had guessed that it would be a horror title. It was also a year before I would download t...
Mohammed Hidhayat2 months ago
'Fallout' Meets 10 Cloverfield Lane in Live Action Pycho-Horror Game 'The Bunker'
Getting to the point, The Bunker is a FMV psychological horror video game brought to fruition by the writers and designers of Broken Sword, The Witcher, and SOMA and shot with actors from The Hobbit, ...
Mohammed Hidhayat2 months ago
Want to Be the Editor of a Horror Newspaper? Try 'Daily Chthonicle'
The world is dark and bygone. Spikes in mysterious disappearances, an increase in sightings of weird creatures, a surge in popularity of anti-Christ activities and paranormal incidents seem to be the ...
Arvind Pennathur2 months ago
Five Night's at Freddy's: The Global Phenomenon
It’s become increasingly common for games to blow up over the Internet due to the growth of gaming channels on YouTube and other live streaming services such as twitch, but before 2014, such a phenome...
Dustin Murphy2 months ago
Wired Productions And Take This Team Up To Tackle Mental Health In 'The Town of Light'
Mental Health is a tough topic. It's one that's not widely discussed, within or outside of the gaming industry. But that's slowly changing thanks to games like Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice, Alice: Mad...
Dustin Murphy2 months ago
H.R. Giger Inspired 'Scorn' Is Alive and Kicking With A Disturbing New Trailer
There is no doubt in anyone's minds that H.R. Giger's artworks were nightmare-fuel masterpieces. His artwork went on to inspire movies, games, and even books filled with artwork based upon his designs...
Dustin Murphy2 months ago
Survival Horror Game 'P.A.M.E.L.A.' Is 'Deus Ex' Meets 'BioShock'
If you've been wondering where a great horror-survival game would be, that wait is almost over, and it's coming to Windows PC rather soon. Developer NVYVE Inc has been fun to watch over as they talked...
Dustin Murphy2 months ago
The Horror Game That Inspired 'BioShock' Is Being Remade. Check Out The Trailer Here
Ever wanted to go back in time and face off against the original horror that inspired BioShock? What about the chance to come up against Shodan and her mindless yet highly lethal minions as they wande...
Dustin Murphy2 months ago
Why 'Resident Evil VII' Is Already Scaring The Hell Out Of Me
"Welcome to the family." - Mr. Baker, Resident Evil VII: Beginning Hour As a horror fan, it was the first time I heard those words that I truly jumped. Even with my soda in hand, my bedroom light on, ...
Dustin Murphy2 months ago
We Just Got Our First Look At 'Resident Evil 7's New Mutant, But What Is it?
Resident Evil VII has been under a lot of scrutiny for locking away those ghastly creatures we've all been dying to see. We've all been wondering the same thing: Will zombies return? Will we see licke...
Dustin Murphy3 months ago
These 4 Horror Films (and 'Stranger Things') Would Make Fantastic Horror Games
Horror as a genre is something we've all come to know and love quite well. With games such as Agony, Resident Evil VII: Biohazard, Prey, and even P.A.M.E.L.A. aimed to change how we view the horror ge...
Tyler Callaway3 months ago
Is Scott Cawthon's Involvement Really What's Best for the 'Five Nights at Freddy's' Film?
Five Nights at Freddy's has become one of the biggest examples of how big indie game developers can make it and how far pure fandom can take a property. For awhile now there have been rumors swirling ...
Dustin Murphy3 months ago
'The Evil Within 2': 8 Tips to Help Get You Started During Your Trip to Union
When playing a game like Bethesda's recently released The Evil Within 2, there's no doubt you're busy at work trying to stay alive, scavenge for supplies, and even explore through the town of Union. D...
Dustin Murphy3 months ago
Why We Should Expect 'Bloodborne 2' Before 'Dark Souls 4,' According to From Software
Hidetaka Miyazaki hasn't been shy about From Software's plans to move on from the Dark Souls franchise before the launch of Dark Souls 3 earlier this year. With 'Ashes of Ariandel' coming up this Octo...