Kickstarter Roundup: Late June

To say that Kickstarter has been pretty busy over the past couple of days is an understatement. Bloodstained’s Kickstarter ended, clocking in at just shy of $6 million to become the most funded game on the site. Shenmue III came out of nowhere during E3 and literally hit its $2 million goal overnight, immediately challenging more »

E3 2015: Fatal Frame: Maiden of Black Water should have been playable

Nintendo pulled its usual deal at E3 2015. It held a special media briefing for about an hour, during which it discussed a handful of games, but then went on to talk about other games like Fatal Frame: Maiden of Black Water during regular Nintendo Treehouse Live @E3 2015 programming. Most of the games shown more »


E3 2015: 3 things that bothered me about Corpse Party: Blood Drive

Corpse Party: Blood Drive, the third installment in the Heavenly Host Elementary trilogy of the series, was at E3 2015 and, well, I have thoughts on the game. Lucas White is going to end up writing the full impressions on XSEED’s horror game, but there were a few things that crossed my mind as I more »

E3 2015: Capcom announces its lineup

If you’re anything like me, you enjoy knowing about the future of video games, but absolutely hate watching press conferences. Luckily for you, video game companies these days are apparently terrified at the idea of making people wait to hear what they’ll be announcing at E3 2015. After all, if people waited until the actual more »

Kickstarter Roundup: Early June 2015

The Kickstarter Roundup returns for early June! Since most Kickstarters have 30 day pledge periods, the “early” in the month editions will cover that blind spots from the previous entry, games that don’t have much time remaining, or Kickstarter projects that just stand out to me. In general, smaller Kickstarters will be the focus, but more »

Corpse Party: Blood Drive coming for Western donors

The Corpse Party family is growing Fall 2015, when Corpse Party: Blood Drive makes its way to Western audiences. Released in Japan on the Vita in July of 2014, Blood Drive is a sequel to semi-side-project Book of Shadows,, which used its final chapter to form a bridge between the original PSP remake of Corpse more »


Silent Hills coming to Xbox One? Not likely

There’s been some buzz over the past day that the recently defunct collaboration between Hideo Kojima, Guillermo del Toro, and Norman Reedus, Silent Hills may not be dead after all, and rather revived as an Xbox One exclusive title. The speculation comes from a tip informing production company Rooster Teeth of Silent Hills’ revival. According more »

Until Dawn will bring decision-driven horror to PS4 this August

Developer Supermassive Games will release Until Dawn for PS4 August 25, 2015, the studio announced via the PlayStation Blog. Pre-orders will be available from today (May 26, 2015) on. Buying early will get you “a special bonus scene” featuring characters Matt and Emily, two of the eight friends around which the horror title is based. Until more »

XSEED hasn’t forgotten the Corpse Party PC port

E3 2015 is upon us, which means it’s only fitting to revisit an E3 2014 announcement that vanished like a ghost in an abandoned school. I’m referring, of course, to XSEED’s Corpse Party. The company said it would be releasing the PC version of the former PSP exclusive adventure last June. Then, well, nothing happened. more »

P.T. is really gone, Silent Hills 100% over

If you don’t have P.T., the demo for Silent Hills, saved on your PS4’s hard drive, I have bad news. It’s gone. Completely, utterly, totally, and completely gone. When Konami took it down from the PlayStation Store April 29, 2015, the company was removing it from existence forever. See, sometimes when a game is delisted more »

Silent Hill fans petition for P.T./Silent Hills continuation

Guillermo del Toro confirmed late last month that his hotly anticipated collaboration with Hideo Kojima on Silent Hills wouldn’t be happening. With the playable teaser, P.T, having been recently removed from the Playstation Store and Hideo Kojima rumored to be leaving Konami, the company now seems set on continuing the series without any of the more »


Night Terrors makes your home and phone feel like Fatal Frame

As you may have gathered from some of my previous posts, I adore the Fatal Frame series. They are some of the few horror games that genuinely manage to scare me, due to the overbearing atmosphere and the fact that each installment treats the ghosts like something special and not just “yet another random fight”. more »