General horror news

Obscure: The Aftermath price slashed 50%

Obscure horror game
Playlogic Entertainment, Inc. (Nasdaq OTC: PLGC.OB), an independent worldwide publisher of entertainment software, is pleased to announce today that its classic survival- horror title Obscure: The Aftermath will be slashed 50% throughout PlayStation®Network for all PSPTM owners. Be sure to check your local PlayStation®Store for up to date pricing. This fantastic deal will only be available from June 1-15, 2010, so don’t be afraid to download this steal of a deal!

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FEAR 3 Paxton Fettel trailer

FEAR 3 game
A new trailer for FEAR 3 has been released. This trailer showcases Paxton Fettel.

FEAR 3 is described as:
Alma returns in F.E.A.R. 3 but this time her sons Point Man and Paxton Fettel introduce divergent co-op, giving players distinctly different abilities affecting their own play as well as the experience of their co-op partner. Gamers participate in single player or co-op modes as Point Man, a genetically enhanced super soldier originally introduced in F.E.A.R., or they can play cooperatively as his conniving brother Paxton Fettel, whose incredible telekinetic power has given him life beyond the grave. The game is developed by Day 1 Studios, developer of the original F.E.A.R. console games in collaboration with Monolith Studios.

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Walkthrough – The Light, Issue 2

The Light comic
Staff writer, David Pinckney has submitted his latest article: Walkthrough – The Light, Issue 2.

Issue 2 of The Light by Nathan Edmondson has hit store shelves, and we will take another walkthrough it as we did with issue one. As before, this will be spoiler free except where indicated.

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Sullivans Sluggers preview

When Sullivan’s bedraggled, minor league sluggers accept an invitation to play an out-of-town game, they have no idea their small-town destination is cursed. When the sun goes down after the 7th inning stretch, the dysfunctional teammates find themselves fighting for their lives against a town crawling with flesh eating monsters. See what happens when America’s favorite pastime becomes one team’s nightmare.

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The Zombie Survival Guide: Recorded Attacks OGN review

Zombie survival guide
The threat of zombies has been ominously omnipresent for a long time. Max Brooks wrote the Zombie survival guide as a manual to help the human race to defend against this danger.

Now it has been partly turned into a graphic novel so we could learn from history in order to protect us from waves of undead predators.

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Buzzard #1 preview

Buzzard Goon

The mysterious man known as Buzzard is lost, wondering what manner of creature he is, following his brutal showdown with the loathsome Zombie Priest in Eric Powell’s celebrated Goon Year.

Buzzard leaves home, wandering into the shadowy spirit realm of the forest. A dark path leads to a village living in fear of a bestial race of savages. More animal than man, these creatures hunt the villagers and drag them from their slumber in the depth of night.

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Vincent Price Presents #20 preview

Popular radio show couple Benny and Betty have hit a snag in their off-air relationship. Low ratings and a new romantic interest threaten to put Benny out of a job for good. With the stress building, Benny’s inner turmoil finally surfaces in a horrific fashion. Will this be enough to silence the voices in Benny’s head for good?

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Female Force: Anne Rice preview

Anne Rice’s uniquely gothic, sensuous, and existential approach redefined the modern vampire mythology. Shaped by personal tragedies, critical successes and failures, and a fervent rediscovery of her Catholic roots, Rice has penned over 27 novels from the supernatural to historical tomes, erotica and religious themes. But Anne Rice’s life is just as interesting as the tales she spins.

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Darkness Within 2: The Dark Lineage demo released

Darkness Within 2
In anticipation of the upcoming release of the horror adventure game for PC Darkness Within 2: The Dark Lineage, premier videogame publisher Iceberg Interactive and developer Zoetrope Interactive have released a demo for the much anticipated sequel. The demo gives players a sneak peak by having them step into the shoes of the tormented detective Howard Loreid once more, experiencing the constantly eerie feeling of the ‘Lovecraftian’ world of Darkness Within 2, now in full 3D.

If you think you can you solve the puzzles and help Howard to investigate his past, download the demo now via the Iceberg Interactive website. After playing the demo you can order the full game at the Iceberg shop, until May 31st without shipping cost!

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Predators game news and teaser trailer

Predators game

Leading downloadable games publisher, Chillingo, today announced a licensing agreement with Fox Digital Entertainment to publish the official iPhone, iPod touch and iPad game based on the highly anticipated sci-fi action film, PREDATORS, presented by Robert Rodriguez. Hit indie developer, Angry Mob Games, is developing the new title, which will be available in time for the film’s theatrical release on July 9, 2010. Angry Mob Games is best known for its best selling action game, ‘Guerrilla Bob’.”

“The PREDATORS franchise is among the world’s most popular sci-fi brands and Chillingo is delighted to bring its adrenaline-packed excitement to the Apple App Store,” explains Johnny Coghlan, Head of Publishing, Chillingo. “The film’s fast-paced, suspenseful action provides the perfect environment for thrilling gameplay design.”

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