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It's a Red Awakening at Insomnia

Today at the UK's Insomnia Expo developers from Domino took the stage to reveal some new gameplay footage and discuss their upcoming multiplayer shooter Red Awakening.

First Look at the Slasher Film Inspired Red Awakening

The slasher genre, though one of the most financially successful sub-genres of horror, has been virtually ignored by the video game world. It’s been decades since Friday the 13th was released on NES and even longer since its very fun Commodore 64 incarnation.

Gamescom: Quantum Break's Gameplay Demo Stops Time and Blows Minds

In the middle of a very impressive press conference from Microsoft, Sam Lake of Remedy Entertainment gave Xbox owners their first look at one of the console’s most intriguing exclusives, Quantum Break.

Gamescom: Microsoft Launches a Bomb with Halo

Seconds after the dust settled on a fantastic Sunset Overdrive presentation, Bonnie Ross from 343 Industries took the stage. It was time for Microsoft to unleash the big guns, and they did not stop firing as she dropped bomb after insidious bomb from the Halo universe.

Gamsecom: Evolve Demo and Xbox Exclusive Beta

Just as the Microsoft press conference was getting rolling, horror fans’ ears quickly perked up as Phil Spencer, head of Xbox, promised “giant monsters.” Everyone watching knew this meant one thing... Evolve!

Gamsecom: Rise of The Tomb Raider Is an Xbox One Exclusive

Sony fans may soon be feeling like they have been just been robbed. The Tomb Raider franchise was once the exclusive property of the PlayStation system; however, things have just changed in a big way.

Diablo 3 Will Run at 1080P on Xbox One

Xbox One is losing the war. Aside from PS4’s dominant lead in sales, games are routinely running at a lower resolution on Microsoft's console. While PlayStation gamers have received a gold standard 1080P for their games, Xbox fans have had to deal with a noticeable amount of titles with resolutions hovering just above the 900P mark.

Original Resident Evil Getting Re-Remastered for Xbox One and PlayStation 4

I haven’t been awake for 15 minutes, and I’m already cleaning coffee off of my computer screen. All because I did a major spit take, spewing java and joy, when this news came over the wire. The original Resident Evil is getting remastered again, and it’s coming to consoles and PC.

Netflix Fires Up the Horror This 4th of July!

If you have Netflix and are a horror fan in need of something to watch this Fourth of July weekend, you are more than covered in terms of streaming all the spooky shenanigans you could possibly want.

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!

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: Halo: The Master Chief Collection Reveal

As the hatch opens and the vastness of the dead calm of space is revealed, the serenity of it all is so overwhelming. But this is Master Chief, and he’s carrying a spacemine. This was the precursor to a massive explosion in the trailer unleashed by Microsoft during their E3 press conference for Halo: The Master Chief Collection.

New Evil Within Video Meets With Protest

We here at Dread Central love a good controversy. Especially when it comes to pinheads who point their fingers at horror movie and video game violence for the heinous crimes committed by assholes who blame this and that for their own stupidity instead of owning up to their deeds.

Free Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare DLC Heads West

You know what's funny? Hardcore gamers lose their shit over games like Titanfall and Battlefield, etc., but for my money Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare is more fun than all of them, even if it is just online only. Now it's getting even better... at no cost to you!