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Halloweek: Win a Copy of Zombie Game How to Survive!

What kind of Halloween season would it be if we here at Dread Central didn't help to drop you head first into a zombie apocalypse? It's our duty, damn it! And that's just what we're ready to do as you can now win a copy of How to Survive for either Xbox 360 or Steam!

Telltale Games Leaves Cryptic Hint About The Walking Dead Season 2

If you were wandering around Facebook after watching the latest episode of "The Walking Dead," you'll have seen an image on Telltale Games' official fan page with the line "Keep that hair short…"

See the Dead Rising 3 Zombie Weapon of the Week and Another 'Welcome to the After Party' Teaser

More goodies have arrived in promotion of Dead Rising 3, heading our way day and date with the Xbox One, and we have a look at a new teaser video along with the game's Zombie Weapon of the Week: Explosive Arrows!

Paint Your Screen Red with this Teaser Trailer for Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z

Team NINJA dropped us a line to share the all-new Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z key art and teaser trailer, which gives a great taste of some of the crazy over-the-top moves and relentless blood-letting that await players in early 2014. Can you say creepy clown zombie?

Download Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate on Xbox and Get the Demo for Lords of Shadow 2

Castlevania fans have a lot to be excited about this weekend as Konami has announced that Xbox players who download Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate (available NOW) will be the first to receive a demo of Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2.

Mother Knows Best When it Comes to How to Survive

How to Survive is the latest zombie apocalypse video game to cut a path of destruction through consoles and the Steam service, and right now we have a new trailer for you to check out filled with lots of helpful advice.

Zombie Mayhem! How to Survive Now Undead on Consoles and Steam!

Until the people we kill get up and kill, 505 Games' new arcade game How to Survive is gonna have to do for our latest zombie-themed fix this Halloween. The good news? You can PLAY NOW!

Interactive iPhone App The Hunting Arrives This Week!

A few months back we told you about an interactive app called The Hunting, which makes YOU the star of your own horror movie - forced to battle for survival against angry zombies. The app is launching this week, and you can whet your appetite with all the gory details below!

See the Dead Rising 3 Zombie Weapon of the Week and the Day One Edition Box Art/Details

The release of Dead Rising 3 is heading our way day and date with the Xbox One, and we have a look at the game's Zombie Weapon of the Week: the unique Sledge Saw.

Wolf Among Us, The: Episode 1 - Faith (Video Game)

Available on Steam, Xbox Live Arcade (reviewed), PlayStation Network Rated M for Mature

Trademark Filed for Alien: Isolation; First Details Revealed!

Despite that it was rather fun to play, Aliens: Colonial Marines had many warts and was a severely flawed shooter that left more than a bad taste in the mouths of many gamers. Now it sounds as if the powers-that-be are looking to right that wrong. We think...

New Trailer and Early Access Info for Phosphor Games' Nether

A new trailer has arrived for Phosphor Games' upcoming survival horror MMO Nether, and they have also announced that if you pre-order it, you will receive early access on October 31, 72-hour guest game keys for friends, as well as other in-game perks.

The Shining Gets an 8-bit Makeover!

A handful of different horror movies have been honored with 8-bit video games over the years, including Nightmare on Elm Street, Friday the 13th, and The Texas Chain Saw Massacre.

David Jaffe Takes You On An Office Tour of Bartlet Jones... In A Way Only HE Knows How

Twisted Metal and God Of War's David Jaffe is a man of many words and isn't afraid to make people wonder "WTF?!"… which is why he's a fucking genius. Read on for the first details on his latest endeavor!

Frictional Games Reveals SOMA Gameplay Footage

The twisted minds that brought you Amnesia and Penumbra, Frictional Games, are back and ready to make you shit your pants with fear with SOMA.