This one slipped under the radar, as sometimes it is difficult to tell what is purely fantasy and what nosedives right into our creepy neck of the woods. With Castlevania: Lords of Shadow we've got a mask purported to return the dead to life, legions of bloodthirsty monsters, and a lead character who walks around with a mad on, just itching to turn anything he comes across into a smear of gore. Let's check the vitals...
After the success of the God of War franchise, it seemed only a matter of time until game developers cracked open the books of Greek mythology searching for more source material. How surprising is it, then, to read of a Clash of the Titans game heading to your console next year? Answer: Not very.
To adapt the classic tale of Dante's Inferno you need a good writer, and that's just what EA scored itself for their upcoming video game. Are you ready to travel through every circle of Hell? Shopping at Walmart doesn't count.
We know what you're thinking. "Fairytale Fights? What in the hell is Dread Central covering that for?" Honestly, before we saw the gameplay footage, we were wondering the same damn thing. You guys really need to see this for yourselves!
Who you gonna call? The Ghostbusters are back in Ghostbusters: The Video Game for the PSP, featuring the voices and in-game likenesses of Harold Ramis, Dan Aykroyd, Bill Murray, and Ernie Hudson in an original story penned by the writers of the original films, Dan Aykroyd and Harold Ramis.
Last week we had the opportunity to sit in on a conference call with part of the team behind EA Games' Dead Space: Extraction--namely, Steve Papoutsis (Executive Producer), Wright Bagwell (Creative Director), John Calhoun (Senior Designer), Jonathan Hackett (Art Lead/Direction), and Shereif Fattouh (Associate Producer). Of course we aimed to get you the goods on the game so read on for dozens of reasons why you should be using your Wiimote for something else other than Tennis!
Sure, Dead Space wasn’t much more than a Resident Evil 4 rip off set in space. But you gotta give credit where credit is due, and frankly, the game was a TON of fun. Furthermore, it made me jump like a little girl on more than one occasion (much to my fiancée’s delight) so while this new game Dead Space: Extraction looks like an action-oriented prequel – I’m sure it’ll put some hair on your Wii’s balls!
Yesterday we shared with you guys the Dead Space: Extraction "Horror Trailer", and today we got the official launch trailer for the game from Visceral Studio.
Today the kind folks at EA Games provided us with a new trailer for Dead Space: Extraction that has our name all over it. In fact, it's specifically called the game's "Horror Trailer."
It's no secret that nine times out of ten video games based on movie licenses end up sucking, but man, that one percent of folks who get things right really knock it out of the park. Since the whole premise of the Saw franchise is based upon playing grisly games, it's a safe bet that Saw: The Video Game stands a better than average chance of landing safely within that elusive one percentile.
It's almost time for owners of the Nintendo Wii to get their hands on their long awaited journey into the sleepy, ashy, and scary world of Silent Hill. That's right, kids. Turn up your radios and listen for that ghostly static as Silent Hill: Shattered Memories finally drops on November 3rd.
For fans of the Ju-on franchise, or The Grudge as it is known here, the date of October 13th cannot arrive soon enough. Why's that, you ask?
In early August EA Games provided us a look at "Lust", the Second Circle of Hell from their upcoming Dante's Inferno video game. And now Greed, Gluttony, and Limbo are here to keep poor lonely Lust company. Synopsis:
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