Horror Gaming

New Game Tie-In Announced for Shark Night 3D: Hungry Shark Night!

Bikinis? Check. Jet skis? Check. Beautiful lake house in the middle of nowhere? Check. Bloodthirsty sharks in the lake? Double Check! Future Games of London, developer of the popular Hungry Shark games, and Relativity Media are bringing you something extra special: Hungry Shark Night!

Dawn of the Dead Rising 2: Off the Record Cover Art

Everyone’s favorite wartime photojournalist, Frank West, is back in Dead Rising 2: Off The Record! Get ready to once again take on hordes of the undead as you check out the newly released box art below.

Call of Duty: Black Ops Rezurrection OUT NOW! Nomad Recruited for Zombie Labs!

As a writer for Dread Central, I'm no stranger to odd packages. The blood-stained funnel in an evidence bag ... the bronze Olympic medal warning that "Death doesn't like to be cheated" and even some years back a lone Joker card that almost caused my death at the hands of rabid geek friends. What came this week was not that peculiar when measured up against these strange artifacts, but it is certainly the first time I've gotten blueprints for death rays in the mail!

Make a Date with The Mortal Kombat Arcade Kollection

In two weeks a Mortal Kombat fan's wet dream will be splattering itself onto gaming consoles as The Mortal Kombat Arcade Kollection comes home via download complete with arcade perfect ports of the first three games.

Make a Date with Jurassic Park: The Game

Hold on to your asses, kids, or they will be likely to get bitten off! Jurassic Park: The Game finally has a release date, and we've got the skinny on just when you can expect dinosaurs to be stomping around your home! Telltale Games announced today that they are targeting November 15th, 2011 as the release date for Jurassic Park: The Game on the PS3, Xbox 360, and PC.

Meet Bartholomew in New Dark Souls Trailer

Dark Souls wants to destroy you. This spiritual successor to 2009’s brutally difficult Demon’s Souls looks to be bringing back the soul crushing, confidence shattering, controller smashing insanity of its predecessor ... and we wouldn’t have it any other way!

New Call of Duty: Black Ops Rezurrection Video Locked and Loaded

Ready for the final chapter in the Call of Duty Nazi Zombie saga? You will be after you see this latest video. Bring on the Rezurrection! We have some undead bastards in serious need of a lead headache!

Take a Euro Vacation in the Latest Rise of Nightmares Trailer

Today we present the "Euro Vacation” trailer for Sega's upcoming horror-based hack and slash title Rise of Nightmares. They've been telling us this is not a typical Kinect game, but if you haven’t been listening, you'll definitely want to take a look at some of the highlights from their recent trip.

Lollipop Chainsaw Trailer Revs Up to Steal Your Heart (Or at Least Tear it Beating from Your Chest)

Ready for your first look at the next upcoming video game hero who can slay the undead with the best of 'em? Yeah, you know you are. We think we're in love. No, really. There's just something about a chick who knows how to use power tools...

Granny Gets Censored in New Rise of Nightmares Trailer

You know it's always a good idea to respect your elders, especially when they're likely to get up off of the couch and beat your video game playing ass to a pulp! Behold our favorite video game trailer of the year!

Early Artwork Preview: Mortal Kombat: Legacy

Yesterday we brought you the first word about the smash hit web series Mortal Kombat: Legacy coming home to Blu-ray and DVD, and today we've got your first look at the eye candy! Check it out!

Call of Duty: Black Ops Rezurrection Video Preview Will Have You Over the Moon

We love the smell of Nazi zombies in the morning. Well, that's not true. The buggers stink like hell, but damnit we love popping them in the heads with some well placed artillery! The first ever all-zombie DLC is on its way to Call of Duty: Black Ops, and we have a preview you don't wanna miss!

Mortal Kombat: Legacy Comes Home in November

The smash hit web series Mortal Kombat: Legacy is on its way home to DVD and Blu-ray just in time for the holidays, and we have everything you need to know to prep for battle right here! According to High-Def Digest, in an early announcement to retailers Warner Premiere has revealed Mortal Kombat: Legacy for a Blu-ray release on November 8.

San Diego Comic-Con 2011: Dread Central's Exclusive First Look at Inversion

Third- and first-person shooters seem to be coming out at a torrential pace this generation, and unless you’re one of the big boys (the Call of Duty, Gears of War, and Uncharteds of the world), it’s very easy to get lost in the shuffle. Does Namco-Bandi’s new gravity defying shooter Inversion have what it takes to break into the upper echelon of the genre?

Mortal Kombat - Freddy Krueger Arrives! Gameplay Impressions and More!

This morning we, like many of you, ran to our Xbox consoles and popped in Mortal Kombat to play and see just how well Freddy Krueger has been integrated into the game. The words "Flawless Victory" come to mind.