Video Games

New Anarchy Reigns Character Trailer - Durga

Today SEGA and PlantinumGames offered gorehounds a brand new character trailer for their upcoming brawler Anarchy Reigns. Ready to meet Durga? Hold on to your asses, kids. This dude is so ready to kick them into eternity!

Anarchy Reigns Story Trailer Debut and a Few Screenshots

Today SEGA and PlantinumGames introduced a brand new story trailer for their upcoming brawler Anarchy Reigns. This trailer serves as a sneak peek at the intricate plot that brings the game’s many recognizable characters together.

New Resident Evil 4 and Resident Evil CODE: Veronica X Screenshots and Gameplay Videos

Ready for some more Resident Evil action this fall? Of course you are! Resident Evil 4 will be available to download starting September 20th, and Resident Evil CODE: Veronica X will be available beginning September 27.

First Look at All Zombies Must Die! Screenshots, Videos, and More!

The mad scientists at doublesix are pleased to announce the shambling digital unlife of their new video game All Zombies Must Die! We've got several screenshots and some hilarious teaser videos for the game to help whet your undead appetites.

New Info on the Child's Play Game and 'SURPRISE!' None of it Is Very Good

So last week when the new video game starring Chucky of Child's Play fame was announced by TikGames, fans immediately started wondering - "Would this be something good, or would it be a quick cash-in?" Well, the answer to that hasn't come yet, but more info on what to expec

Wanna Play with Chucky?

Who wouldn't want to assume the role of everyone's favorite bad Good Guy? That's right, kids, thanks to the good folks over at TikGames, you're gonna get your chance to don his little red sneakers and go on a digital killing spree!

Dead Island Movie Update! Directors in Talks!

A few days ago it was announced that the movie rights for an adaptation of the upcoming video game Dead Island had been secured by Mummy producer Sean Daniel and the financier Union Entertainment based upon the amazing trailer alone. Well ... not so fast.

Sean Daniel Acquires Film Rights to Dead Island Video Game

With the Internet abuzz about the Dead Island video game trailer that debuted a short while ago, of course it was just a matter of time before a big-time Hollywood producer snapped up the film rights. Said producer in question is Sean Daniel, who has been making movies for 20 years and before that was a studio executive at Universal.

New Soundtracks from Sumthing Else Music - Resident Evil: The Umbrella Chronicles & Dead Rising 2

One of the biggest contributors to the success of a video game's attempt to build atmosphere is its soundtrack, and on November 16th Sumthing Else Music Works will be releasing two of the latest such endeavors: Oleska Lozowchuk's Dead Rising 2 and GHM Sound Team's Resident Evil: The Umbrella Chronicles.

Exclusive: The Real World of Alan Wake

Anyone who has seen even thirty seconds of Alan Wake (review here) can pick up on the game's primary influence, that being the legendary television series "Twin Peaks". Considering that development studio Remedy is based in Finland, that came as a bit of a surprise. The amount of detail in the world of Bright Falls and its surrounding areas is intense, and it turns out that detail came at quite a bit of cost and effort.

Survival of the Dead LA Premiere Hijinx! Revealed: New Game and App on the Way!

So last night was the LA premiere of George A. Romero's next entry into his legendary Dead franchise, Survival of the Dead, and of course the Dread Central staff was on hand to take part in the ensuing shambling shenanigans.

Capcom Releases Resident Evil 4: iPad Edition

Did you join the crowds of people who stood in line to be among the first to own Apple's new iPad? If so, and you also happen to be a Resident Evil video game fan, you'll be happy to know that Capcom has announced Resident Evil 4: iPad Edition is now available. From the Press Release:

CONTEST CLOSED! In the UK? Win a Copy of Resident Evil: The Darkside Chronicles from Grimm Up North

Attention: UK Dread Central readers! Are you ready to "Let the Darkside Out?" Grimm Up North, Manchester, UK's premier horror festival, has partnered with Capcom to bring you an exclusive chance to win a copy of their new game in the Resident Evil franchise, Resident Evil: The Darkside Chronicles, which promises to be the bloodiest, most challenging release yet.