Survival Horror

Survival Horror is a genre of video games inspired by work of horror fiction that focuses on survival of the character as the game tries to frighten players with either horror graphics or scary sound effects and shot angles.

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Creating Dread: The Design Decisions Behind Horror Games 2

Creating Dread: The Design Decisions Behind Horror Games

Of all the video game genres, perhaps the hardest to pull off is horror. More than almost any other genre, horror requires the player to meet the game halfway—to be willing...
Resident Evil 4 (PS4) Review

Resident Evil 4 (PS4) Review

Resident Evil 4 always slides into “best of all time” gaming lists, and for good reasons. The landmark 2005 title reinvented not only survival horror, but the modern gaming landscape in...
The Final Station (PC) Review

The Final Station (PC) Review

I still don't know how I feel about Snowpiercer. After the fantastic and chilling premise wears off, its blemishes are made bare, truly tying in to the concept that maybe, after...
Shattered Skies (PC) Review 1

Shattered Skies (PC) Review

Let me be perfectly clear that I would not have played Shattered Skies for as long as it took to review it if I weren’t being paid for it. It commits...
Dead By Daylight (PC) Review 10

Dead By Daylight (PC) Review

Dead by Daylight is something that, on paper at least, appeals to me very much. I’m a big fan of games that facilitate fierce competition among friends. Particularly so when they’re...
tinyBuild's The Final Station has a lot of Heart 3

tinyBuild’s The Final Station has a lot of Heart

When I first played The Final Station earlier this year at PAX South, developer tinyBuild likened it to Faster Than Light. However, instead of managing a starship crew during a perilous...
Outlast 2 Delayed Until 2017

Outlast 2 Delayed Until 2017

You're going to have to wait a lot longer if you want to experience the terror of Outlast 2, as it has just been delayed to 2017. Red Barrels, the game's...
Through The Woods Brings Norse Horror To PC 1

Through The Woods Brings Norse Horror To PC

Survival horror has been making a comeback in a big way. In addition to seeing major IPs come roaring back to life, indie developers are finding clever new ways to scare us...
"The Park" Xbox One & PS4 Version Announced

“The Park” Xbox One & PS4 Version Announced

Funcom announced their popular survivor-horror title “The Park” will be scaring the pants off of Xbox One and PS4 owners on May 3rd. This will be the studio’s first console release...
The Flame in the Flood (PC) Review 5

The Flame in the Flood (PC) Review

“Roguelike” and “crafting” are two of the biggest buzzwords in indie gaming right now. One can practically throw a stone and hit a title with one or both of those terms...
Sheltered Review (PS4) 7

Sheltered Review (PS4)

Usually I start these reviews with a little anecdote about my life, or my experiences as a gamer to help set the stage for my review. But Sheltered has had me...
City Shrouded in Shadow Reveals Big Cameo 2

City Shrouded in Shadow Reveals Big Cameo

The new survival escape game, City Shrouded in Shadow, has revealed some new enlightening images that possibly include a certain giant robot.The title is being developed by Granzella games and published...