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8-Bit Terror: Nintendo's Horror Games that Inspired a Thriving Subgenre

As a nostalgic child trapped in a man’s body, I confess my addiction to all things horror as a youngster and still, as an adult, today. By age 8 I craved the emotionless face of Michael Myers, the idea of what could potentially be at the end of his sharp kitchen knife tugging at my imagination.

Legendary Developing Dead Rising Feature Film for Crackle

Just shy of a year after the third installment of Capcom's hit video game franchise Dead Rising hit stores, we've just gotten word that the property is getting a feature film adaptation, which should put a huge smile on the faces of all who dig some good old fashioned undead mayhem.

Outlast Comes to Xbox One

For my money Outlast is the single best pure horror experience to ever be fashioned in video game form. The game is grim, ghastly, and filled with more perverse sights than a Clive Barker-inspired fever dream. Now, FINALLY, Xbox One owners can experience the terror!

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Has 36 Endings

The most promising game of the upcoming year just got even more tantalizing. Today in an interview The Witcher 3 senior visual effects artist, Jose Teixeria, revealed that the game will have 36 different endings.

E3 2014: Xbox One Crawls From Its Grave

For around a year the people behind the Xbox One managed to make just about every bad decision that they possibly could regarding the new console. Thankfully they've done a lot of damage control, and with Phil Spencer at the helm they seem to be getting on the right track by focusing on games. Speaking of which...

E3 2014: Spooky New Alien: Isolation Images

At this year’s E3 in Los Angeles, Creative Assembly is giving Alien: Isolation an incredible showing to the attending media and guests! Today we get to bring a bit of that goodness online as SEGA released an additional set of terrifying screenshots for the game.

E3 2014: Mortal Kombat X - New Screens, Fighters, and Info!

We've been buzzing about Mortal Kombat X for a few days now, and with E3 in full swing, we've kept a close eye on things and have gathered some new goodies for you! Read on for new screenshots, video, fighter announcements, and more!

Murdered: Soul Suspect (Video Game)

Rated M for Mature Available for PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4 (reviewed), Xbox 360, Xbox One, PC

E3 2014: Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor Shows off Nemesis System in New Trailer

As if the upcoming Lord of the Rings game, Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor, couldn’t look any more intriguing, Warner Brothers Interactive Entertainment released a new trailer for the upcoming game showcasing some of the intricacies of its main selling point, the nemesis system.

E3 2014: Bayonetta 2 Release Window Announced; Shipping with Original Bayonetta!

E3 2014 hasn't been bursting with content for Nintendo Wii U fans who are looking for something a bit darker to mess around with on their little system that could. Thankfully though, there has been one shining light! It's been a long road for us Bayonetta fans, and the end is in sight!

E3 2014: Alien: Isolation - New Trailer and Screenshots!

Alien: Isolation is preparing for this year’s E3 with a new 20-minute theatre presentation and an exciting new game mode playable on the show floor. Additionally, SEGA revealed a new gameplay trailer and fresh screenshots for the game this morning. Check 'em out!

E3 2014: Gaming Goes to Hell With First Doom Trailer

All of us who bought Wolfenstein: The New Order have been waiting patiently for our first glimpse at the new Doom. Today that moment came at the ongoing E3 event in Los Angeles.

E3 2014: Mortal Kombat X Gets New Gameplay Trailer

Raw, brutal, rough, and bloody. The words that spewed out of GG Allin’s mouth over twenty years ago never rang truer than they did at Sony’s E3 press conference as they unveiled a new gameplay trailer for Mortal Kombat X.

E3 2014: PS4 Gets Visceral With Let it Die

Amidst the multitude of horror-related news coming from Sony’s powerhouse press conference at E3 was the announcement trailer for the upcoming game Let it Die.

E3 2014: Sony Announces Mysterious New Horror Title Bloodborne

With the excitement at its peak during Sony’s press conference at E3, Playstation executive Shuhei Yoshida entered the scene. Amidst a gigantic round of applause, he announced a new title by developer Software, a team that he reports is "dear to my heart."