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The Evil Within trailer sets stage for a nightmarish tale


2:00 PM on 09.17.2013



Survival horror has certainly seen better days. A show of its former self, the genre is at a crossroads as its marquee franchises search for an identity in a new age. The market is ripe for exploitation and it looks like The Evil Within might just be the game to fill the void.

Just in time for Tokyo Game Show, a new gameplay trailers lays the groundwork for what looks to be a terrifying journey. Director Shinji Mikami will be on hand at the event in Japan to showcase his forthcoming project ahead of its 2014 release for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC.





The Evil Within jump starts the scares a week earlier than planned photo


Evil Within CENSORED in Japan, Gore Mode DLC unlocks Western version photo


Oh, the horror! The Evil Within delayed two months photo


The Evil Within seems like it forgot the 'horror' in 'pure survival horror' photo


The Evil Within is totally disrespectful to barbed wire, you guys photo


The Evil Within isn't looking very evil so far photo


Yep, The Evil Within is going to be one super creepy game alright photo


The Evil Within will be released on August 26, 2014 photo


Mikami: It's become harder to make players afraid photo


This screenshot from The Evil Within is a bad idea photo


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9:00 PM on 07.17.2014
The Evil Within jump starts the scares a week earlier than planned

If indecision frightens you, then there's plenty to be scared of when it comes to The Evil Within. Originally slated for an August release, Bethesda pushed it back to October 21. Now that we're a bit closer to that window, th...more



4:00 PM on 07.08.2014
Evil Within CENSORED in Japan, Gore Mode DLC unlocks Western version

So Japan gets the ability to cattle prod moaning, ass-up anime girls and the rest of the world doesn't (quite). Meanwhile, we get a gross out Evil Within, while in Japan it has been edited down. I assume the same people mad a...more



10:49 AM on 05.27.2014
Oh, the horror! The Evil Within delayed two months

The Evil Within is staying hidden in the shadows a little bit longer than anticipated. However, there aren't any surprise jump scares here; we know exactly when to expect it. Originally slated for a August 26 release, Be...more



9:00 AM on 05.27.2014
The Evil Within seems like it forgot the 'horror' in 'pure survival horror'

All too often, survival horror titles perform poorly in some areas, but it's somehow acceptable because that's the trade-off for being survival horror. If the experience is tense and scary, it seems like everything else is fo...more



8:00 PM on 04.16.2014
The Evil Within is totally disrespectful to barbed wire, you guys

The Evil Within looks like it has the potential to make me giggle with devilish glee, so I really hope it doesn't disappoint. Unfortunately, I have to take issue with its negative portrayal of barbed wire. Luckily, The Onion...more



5:45 PM on 04.11.2014
The Evil Within isn't looking very evil so far

A behind-closed-doors play session for upcoming survival horror game The Evil Within wasn't as evil as I hoped it would be. I still have high hopes for the next game from Resident Evil vet Shinji Mikami and his new ...more



9:00 AM on 04.09.2014
Yep, The Evil Within is going to be one super creepy game alright

Oh The Evil Within, how I can't wait for you to scare the every living daylights out of me. Shinji Mikami's past games were my first tastes of the survival horror genre, and I'm quite looking forward to see what he does with...more



8:13 AM on 02.14.2014
The Evil Within will be released on August 26, 2014

The final release date for Tango Gameworks/Shinji Mikami's survival horror game The Evil Within has been announced. North America will see its release on August 26 of this year, and Europe will follow on August 29. This game ...more



8:00 PM on 12.09.2013
Mikami: It's become harder to make players afraid

I've got high hopes for Tango Gameworks' The Evil Within. It's the return of Shinji Mikami and, hopefully, big-budget survival horror. Games like Outlast have scared us silly, but it's also possible to point to series like De...more



1:30 PM on 10.23.2013
This screenshot from The Evil Within is a bad idea

Did you know that this guy's name is Boxman? I wasn't aware until today. He's been featured prominently in Bethesda's promotion of The Evil Within so far, which has me wondering if the intent is for him to become the title's ...more





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9:00 PM on 07.17.2014
The Evil Within jump starts the scares a week earlier than planned

If indecision frightens you, then there's plenty to be scared of when it comes to The Evil Within. Originally slated for an August release, Bethesda pushed it back to October 21. Now that we're a bit closer to that window, th...more



4:15 PM on 07.17.2014
Slender: The Arrival is coming to consoles, bringing new VHS-based terrors

Slender: The Arrival is coming to Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 this year, and it's arriving with some added content (which owners of the game on PC will receive for free). Casey Lynch from Midnight City came by to play through...more



3:15 PM on 07.17.2014
Skullgirls lead animator fantasizes about Fatal Frame in Smash Bros.

[Update: Mariel wanted you to know that the heavy lifting on the animation for Double was done by Dave Smith and BahiJD. The original concept for the character came from Skullgirls creator Alex Ahad.] Mariel Cartwright i...more



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