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Dead by Daylight is getting a Stranger Things crossover

Stalk 'n' slash title Dead by Daylight is adding another major franchise to its burgeoning roster of playable horror icons. Developer Behaviour Interactive has announced new DLC that will see the addition of characters from the uber-popular...

 
 
 
 
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Don't go into the Blair Witch woods, idiot!

What are you doing with your life, moron? You're just gonna saunter into some woods that are colloquially named after a witch? You shouldn't! Why? Because there's a goddang witch in there! Here's an exhaustive list of woods you should visi...

 
 
 
 
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Wrap your tentacles around The Sinking City's launch trailer

We are just a day out from the release of Frogware's creepy-as-hell looking mystery adventure The Sinking City. Taking its influence from the writings of H.P. Lovecraft, The Sinking City is a murky tale of psychological and paranormal torme...

 
 
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Holy cow, Alien: Isolation will be on Switch

In the outro sizzle reel during today's Direct, we got a glimpse of some upcoming games and Alien Isolation was among them. I'm surprised the Switch can even handle such a title, but it almost makes too much sense. You'll be so scarred...

 
 
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Microsoft teases Blair Witch game, bound for August

Okay so nice fake out Microsoft. When the trailer started for the new Blair Witch game (which just got a new flick semi-recently in 2016), I could have sworn it was going to be a Resident Evil 7 side story. Then all of us in the D...

 
 
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Review: Pathologic 2

I can hear the earth speak. It cries out with a low rumble, begging for blood to anyone who knows how to listen. I have seen Death. Or at least one of its faces. I have naively pushed back against its advances like only a human can. Death i...

 
 
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THQ Nordic insists that Dead Island 2 is not quite dead yet

Although it's been a solid five years since its original reveal, with things going very quiet in the interim, it appears that Dead Island 2, the sequel to head-lopping adventure Dead Island, is still in development, with new details to come...

 
 
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The Sinking City submerges you into its 'Rotten Reality'

Another dark trailer has been released by publisher BigBen Interactive for upcoming third-person adventure The Sinking City, which arrives on PS4, PC and Xbox One in a little over a months time. Developed by Frogwares, The Sinking City is a...

 
 
 
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EU Contest: Win a PS4 copy of deep-sea nightmare Submersed

Hey EU readers, we've got a contest just for you! Win Submersed on PS4, ya winners! I keep telling you lot in the EU that I love you. I know you guys sometimes get shafted on contests, but I really do try to get you guys in as much as I can...

 
 
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Contest: Clock in and win a Steam copy of Yuppie Psycho

Get to work on winning a Steam copy of Yuppie Psycho in today's contest! This one eluded my weekly roundup of weird games, but let me assure you it belongs there. There's nothing I love more than a strange setup that almost immediately goes...

 
 
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Darkwood will be creeping onto consoles later this month

Publisher Crunching Koalas (no, really) has announced that 2017 title Darkwood will be oozing its way onto PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch this month, bringing all the dank misery of the PC release to a whole new audience of survival horr...

 
 
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World War Z unearths plans for its first wave of free DLC

There is a glut of free content headed to Saber Interactive's panicky multiplayer shooter World War Z. Publisher Focus Home Interactive has released a timeframe for this first phase of DLC.May will see a new mission made available in-game, ...

 
 
 
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Call of Cthulhu and Vampyr are both headed to Nintendo Switch

Focus Home Interactive has revealed that two of their 2018 releases are currently being ported to Nintendo Switch. These titles are DONTNOD's grim adventure Vampyr and Cyanide's weird RPG Call of Cthulhu.Released for PS4, PC and Xbox One in...

 
 
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SNES prototype discovered for '90s video board game Atmosfear

A recently-discovered EEPROM has revealed that there was a SNES adaptation of creepy early '90s board game Atmosfear in the works, back during the heyday of the "video board game" craze.For those of you not approaching 40, Atmosfear (known ...

 
 
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Resident Evil 2 is selling a shortcut to unlock rewards

Resident Evil 2 is a game best enjoyed across multiple playthroughs, and there's something to be said about refining your runs to shave off time or win with certain restrictions in place. That said, if you're one of the many people who will...

 
 
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Review: The Walking Dead - The Final Season: Take Us Back

And so, this is it. After four intense seasons, the series formerly known as Telltale's The Walking Dead has reached its sombre climax. We have watched lead protagonist Clementine grow from a frightened child - having endured horrors no-one...

 
 
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Lamentum, a pixelated survival horror game, is my exact jam

I've made it no secret that while horror is my definite jam, I'm a gigantic wiener and don't play nearly as many horror games as I should/would like to. A weak constitution mixed with anxiety prevents me from enjoying the genre like I would...

 
 
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Five Nights at Freddy's VR looks fun enough

[Update: Five Nights at Freddy's VR: Help Wanted is now releasing on May 21. "The truth is that the game has become much bigger than it was initially conceived to be," said creator Scott Cawthon. "That's a very good thing, but because of t...

 
 
 




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