Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: Survival Horror

The Last of Us sells over three million in less than three weeks

The Last of Us (PS3) Sales Announcement - Screenshot 1

Naughty Dog has scored another hit with The Last of Us. Sony is reporting that the latest from the Uncharted developer has sold 3.4 million units, counting both physical units and PSN download copies, as of July 3. The announcement also stated that it is the fastest-selling PS3 game of 2013, having reached its numbers after less than three weeks on the market.

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PlayStation 3 News

(PlayStation 3 Review) The Last of Us

(PlayStation 3 Review) The Last of Us

“… an engaging, nerve-wracking, and frequently depressing experience, and it’s phenomenal.”

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PlayStation 3 Reviews

(PlayStation 2 Review) Siren

(PlayStation 2 Review) Siren

“This is the first game that truly captures the paranoia and creeping dread that Romero brought to the table nearly three decades earlier.”

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Legacy Reviews, PlayStation 2 Reviews

E3 2013: Bethesda – Elder Scrolls Online, Evil Within, and Wolfenstein

Bethesda (E3 2013) The Evil Within (360, PC, PS4, PS4, Xbox One) Screenshot 1

Bethesda’s E3 line-up consisted of three previously announced titles: The Elder Scrolls Online, The Evil Within, and Wolfenstein: The New Order. The biggest reveal was that all three will also be released for PS4 and Xbox One. Some new videos and screens accompanied the announcement.

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Articles, PC News, PlayStation 3 News, PlayStation 4 News, Xbox 360 News, Xbox One News

Atlus to bring new horror title Daylight to PC, PS4 in 2014

Atlus has announced their first PS4 title, Daylight. The Unreal Engine 4-powered psychological thriller, currently in development at Zombie Studios, is slated to come out early next year as a download-only release for PC and PS4. The game will feature an amnesiatic protagonist who awakens to find themselves in a haunted asylum, with no weapons and only their cell phone to light their way. Procedurally generated levels will switch up each playthrough so that level layout as well as item and enemy placement are different each time.

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PC News, PlayStation 4 News

Deadly Premonition: The Director’s Cut outfit, vehicle DLC hits PSN

Deadly Premonition Directors Cut (PS3) DLC Launch Announcement - Art 1

The first round of downloadable content has been released for Deadly Premonition: The Director’s Cut. The drops, detailed below, are packed with new outfits, new cars, and vehicle skins. What’s even more interesting is an end note in Rising Star’s announcement that reveals that next week’s release is Real Estate Pack, which will allow York to move out of the hotel and settle down in Greenvale.

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DLC, PlayStation 3 News

(PlayStation 3 Review) Deadly Premonition: The Director’s Cut

Deadly Premonition: The Director's Cut

“Access Games has managed to create a unique title that is at once silly, bad, great, funny, surreal, ridiculous, and most importantly, memorable.”

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PlayStation 3 Reviews

Techland wants gamers to fear the night in Dying Light

Dying Light (360, PC, PS3, PS4, Xbox One) Announcement - Screenshot 1

Techland, the busy developer behind the recently released Dead Island: Riptide and Call of Juarez: Gunslinger, is currently at work on a new survival-horror title, Dying Light. According to publisher Warner Bros. Interactive, the game will center around a day-and-night cycle that will allow players to explore a relatively safe world during the day, free to scavenge and craft weapons, but pit them against predators and infected humans at night. A free-running mechanic was also mentioned as a prominent way for players to traverse the game’s dynamic open world.

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(Xbox 360 Review) Resident Evil: Revelations

(Xbox 360 Review) Resident Evil: Revelations

“Fans who don’t own a 3DS and want a little of what is and some of what was should do themselves a favor and check out Revelations.”

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Xbox 360 Reviews

Resident Evil Revelations to be available in stores, online tomorrow

Resident Evil Revelations (360, PC, PS3, Wii U) Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

The console re-release of Resident Evil Revelations has shipped to retail and will be in stores tomorrow. In addition to physical copies being available for 360, PC, PS3, and Wii U, Revelations will also be available online on eShop, PSN, and Steam, and in the near future on Live Games on Demand. Set between Resident Evil 4 and 5, Revelations follows Jill and Chris, along with other members of the BSAA, as they investigate the T-Abyss virus and the events surrounding the destruction of Terragrigia. The new version features updated visuals, the new Infernal Mode difficulty level, the new Wall Blister enemy, and new weapons and skills for Raid Mode.

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PC News, PlayStation 3 News, Wii U, Xbox 360 News