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Horror awaits in open-world game The Forest


12:30 PM on 11.11.2013



With this trailer, The Forest has gone from one of a handful of survival horror titles I'm anticipating to become my most-wanted. Horror in a relatively open world may sound like a challenge to pull off, but if the video is any indication, Endnight Games Limited has it figured out.

The game is out later this year on PC and it'll support Oculus Rift, though I can only imagine how tense that'd be. Forget virtual reality -- obscuring your vision and hearing from what's going on in the real world would be unsettling in and of itself.

As a fan of The Descent, I can't not love the promise of this.








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5:00 PM on 05.31.2014
The Forest is available now via Steam Early Access

Looking for something a little more intense to pep up your Steam experience? Give The Forest a try, fantastically creepy endeavor that's just hit Steam Early Access as of yesterday. While it's still obviously in its alpha st...more



8:00 PM on 03.25.2014
The Forest will be $14.99 when it hits Steam in May

Following the recent trailer for The Forest, Endnight Games has come out with a handful of new screenshots for its open-world survival horror title as well as expanded launch details. As stated before, this'll be hitting Stea...more



7:00 PM on 03.19.2014
The Forest is my next Steam Early Access purchase

This trailer for the open-world survival horror title The Forest is my favorite yet. It begins calmly, allowing you to get swept up by the scenic wilderness and marvel at that fish that totally just got stabbed by a spear be...more



1:00 PM on 01.24.2014
Don't look up: New screenshots of The Forest

First off, if you've not seen this trailer for Endnight Games' open-world survival horror title The Forest, you're going to want to spend a minute and a half doing so. There are new screenshots, viewable below, which show a d...more



11:00 PM on 05.08.2013
Keep an eye on survival horror title The Forest

I may or may not have let out an audible "Holy sh*t!" while watching this trailer for The Forest, a first-person survival horror game looking for support on Steam Greenlight. Not because of a jump scare, mind you -- it happe...more




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1:00 PM on 09.30.2014
I had a good time watching Monsterum scare people

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7:00 PM on 09.29.2014
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1:00 PM on 09.29.2014
Horror title Noct reaches its Kickstarter funding goal, Greenlit on Steam

Noct, a 2D top-down multiplayer survival horror game that blends arcade combat with RPG survival elements has recently met and exceeded its Kickstarter funding goal of $20,000 CAD and has been Greenlit on Steam. The game's b...more



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