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The Evil Within
The Evil Within Screens are Pretty, Horrific
Written Friday, April 19, 2013 By Lee Bradley
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Here's some images from the new Shinji Mikami game, The Evil Within, courtesy of IGN.

The screens show some of the loveable characters revealed in the largely live-action trailer from earlier today. There's Safe Full of Tentacles for a Face Man, Too Many Arms Woman, and a few common or garden Dudes With Their Guts Hanging Out. Enjoy!

Oh, and it looks like the game has a third-person viewpoint similar to Resident Evil. Which is nice.

The Evil Within is slated for release in 2014 on Xbox 360, PS3, PC and “next generation consoles.”




 
 

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Comment #1 by ll L3G3ND ll
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 10:00:51 AM
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You can definitely tell its resident evil's creator behind this.


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Comment #2 by doomsayer123
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 10:02:41 AM
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The first screen looks awesome, looks like stealth could play a huge role in the game


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Comment #3 by MoistGoat
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 10:03:49 AM
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Cant wait for this...im so glad Bethesda are on board too!


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Comment #4 by SmarmySmurf
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 10:05:40 AM
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Looks very cool.


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Comment #5 by MyNameIsWill
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 10:06:26 AM
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Who needs sleep?

- Said no one ever


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Comment #6 by Teh Paralyzer
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 10:06:30 AM
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More Survival-Horror is always welcome.


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Comment #7 by DeadMan634
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 10:07:12 AM
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Capcom and Bethesda give birth to The Evil Within. It looks great. :]


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Comment #8 by Neme6ben
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 10:10:22 AM
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God I love Bethesda, they aren't scared of trying new things...


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Comment #9 by YiazmatXII
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 10:12:20 AM
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Seems like it'll be a winner, but I'm still not sure. Let's see how it goes with some gameplay footage :)


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Comment #10 by Miss Allen86
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 10:17:28 AM
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I hope they release an amazing collectors edition for this game. I don't mind giving Bethesda my hard earned money.


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Comment #11 by Caramel Cardinal
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 10:18:54 AM
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looks prettt simalar to resident evil games, lets just hope it's survival horror like the early ones rather than action orientated


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Comment #12 by Iconoclast Envy
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 10:23:34 AM
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That 2nd screen tho... i want to see what it looks like.


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Comment #13 by bradengunn
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 10:24:59 AM
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Seems like it could be decent,will wait until gameplay footage before making a judgement call though.


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Comment #14 by Nusentinsaino
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 10:25:07 AM
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I'm was hoping for Fallout 4 but this seems interesting. I hope this game has some Fallout/Skyrim elements.


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Comment #15 by Slayinfool
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 10:34:08 AM
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My favorite genre getting love, nice! Can't wait for more from this one! Bring on the horror!


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Comment #16 by Oultranator0731
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 10:40:39 AM
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I may not play this, and not because it looks bad or anything.

It looks terrifying and I may shit myself if I play this!!!

Kudos for them trying something new, hopefully it's a real survival horror game, there's too few of them nowadays.


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Comment #17 by Jerric
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 10:41:00 AM
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I was reading a manga where.one of the guys had a safe for a head... No tenticles though. I do hope they steer away from that pyramid head feel, I'd like this to be more original


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Comment #18 by _Nosferatu_
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 10:44:18 AM
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Cool!


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Comment #19 by _Nosferatu_
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 10:45:58 AM
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And yeah, that first screen sends chills down my spine, lol. Creepy.


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Comment #20 by Darkforce412
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 10:48:28 AM
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the second screen shot to me kind looks like the first level of silent hill homecoming.


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Comment #21 by R00Ki3 117
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 10:56:42 AM
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Bethesda! How i Love thee! New IP's ... thank you!


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Comment #22 by General Boredom
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 10:57:14 AM
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I want this game to succeed if only to show the EA and Capcoms of the world that horror games can still sell.


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Comment #23 by RevengeNL
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 10:59:34 AM
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That fifth one looks nasty as hell
I love it


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Comment #24 by DecadentBeaver
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 10:59:39 AM
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These screens look jaw dropping. Good to see something new coming out. Shame I had to wait until next tear, but at least it's getting a 360 release. Best not play around my daughter though. Scare the shit out of her.


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Comment #25 by The Bum-Mobile
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 11:00:36 AM
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Looking forward to it.


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Comment #26 by pined5551
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 11:04:52 AM
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I'll laugh so hard when the is a major success. EA & Capcom will finally get the message maybe that watered down 'accessible' games are just bullshit.

That said, hopefully this game is made properly and isn't an easy QTE/action fest.


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Comment #27 by dannypne18
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 11:08:37 AM
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looks like a mix of silent hill and the old resident evil and the creature in the 2nd pic looks like something from dead space. can't wait for this


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Comment #28 by Zero fox fk
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 11:09:41 AM
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Wow!


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Comment #29 by Lord Montymort
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 11:19:08 AM
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Not my kinda game, but still looks pretty decent, hope it turns out good for those who wish to play it.


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Comment #30 by VectorUSS
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 11:31:37 AM
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Looks really good I'd like to see more :P


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Comment #31 by XX HEH8ME XX
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 11:36:35 AM
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we have to crack his head to get his treasure


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Comment #32 by Mc1ovin11
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 11:38:35 AM
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This looks awesome!!


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Comment #33 by Baihu1983
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 12:15:12 PM
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http://projectzwei.net/


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Comment #34 by ronnie42
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 12:47:04 PM
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Looks more like Silent Hill, guess I'll have to wait even longer for classic resident evil style game.


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Comment #35 by Zoron
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 01:11:13 PM
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#34 They've already said its going back to the roots of survival horror.


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Comment #36 by Jaws as Crowns
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 01:19:44 PM
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Have very high expectations for this. Interested to see if this can topple silent hill as my favorite survival horror experience. Can we get a release date now please?


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Comment #37 by Total Shinobi
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 01:24:09 PM
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This looks like classic Resident Evil. I'm excited, last time I had a good scare was way back in Condemned.


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Comment #38 by Gone4aDuck
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 01:40:46 PM
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I'm with comment 16. It could be great, but by the looks of it I won't dare turn the lights out for a week.


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Comment #39 by Hurricane Of 87
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 01:50:56 PM
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Couldn't look more Resident Evil 4 without actually being Resident Evil 4. Especially the last pic with the magma and the chains in the background, looks straight out of the Castle act in RE4 where you deal with stone towers shaped as dragons.

"Too Many Arms Woman", A woman can never have too many arms.


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Comment #40 by ThePumpkinKing
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 02:08:58 PM
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So... Resident Evil creator really just wants to make Silent Hill games? Because that's really all this looks like. I'll reserve judgement until I play it. But for someone claiming to want to "return to survival horror to it's roots", he seems to have conveniently forgotten that he's the reason why the genre strayed so far from those roots to begin with.

And @14. This is neither Skyrim, nor Fallout. Nor is Wet, or Dishonored, or any of the other IPs that Bethesda publishes, you tool. If you want Skyrim and Fallout elements, GO PLAY SKYRIM AND FALLOUT.


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Comment #41 by Zoron
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 02:09:21 PM
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Heres some details about the story and features.
http://gematsu.com/2013/04/the-evil-within-story-key-features-detailed


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Comment #42 by Chef Not Chief
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 03:06:28 PM
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I don't understand why developers make games with different titles, and then create them similar to other games they've already done. If you didn't tell me, I would guess this is resident evil. So why not just make another resident evil game? It's going to end up that way anyways.


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Comment #43 by Badlandz
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 03:19:28 PM
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Is that Special Agent Dale Cooper in the 3rd screen?


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Comment #44 by Krovash
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 03:35:00 PM
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It's been a long time i was actually excited about a certain game. Definately playing this with lights out when it comes out.


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Comment #45 by Targus
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 05:34:17 PM
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Massively looking forward to this. As Mikami stated earlier, "I've found my focus and once again I'm striving for pure survival horror," he said. "I am being very hands-on in the development of this game to ensure that the quality is there. Rest assured."

And when Mikami is a director and has full control of a game, he tends to make amazing titles. Such examples include: Resident Evil (and REmake), Dino Crisis, Resident Evil 4, Vanquish.

He wasn't a director for other resident evils but still played a part, normally as a producer or something and I think it's fair to say when he is a director, he makes damn good games and to want to go back into survival horror during a time when there's so little of the genre around (this generation anyway) is amazing


*bro fist*


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Comment #46 by Targus
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 05:36:38 PM
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@40 I have to disagree with you there - he had no part within RE5 or 6. He directed 4 and the original Resident Evil. I think the blame shouldn't be on him but maybe the other directors who took over with another vision and intentions.


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Comment #47 by bigp 6
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 05:59:28 PM
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A horror game by bathesda? Sign me up


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Comment #48 by TeAmExTrEmE737
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 06:33:04 PM
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Jesus. Actually looks somewhat scary! We need a real scary game again, since dead space 3 didnt live up to it, same with resident evil 6.


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Comment #49 by Tubby 94
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 07:05:20 PM
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Looks like this can redeem capcom from their last mediocre installments.


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Comment #50 by The Kingslayer
Friday, April 19, 2013 @ 07:46:31 PM
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I think I am going to be having nightmares tonight.


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Comment #51 by Aussie27Legend
Saturday, April 20, 2013 @ 12:43:32 AM
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So its basically the scary version of Resident Evil 6 that everybody wanted? I can go for that


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Comment #52 by Dark Anaconda
Saturday, April 20, 2013 @ 06:00:14 AM
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I have faith in Shinji Mikami and i will support him. I hope it will be a huge success, i want to Crapcom cry for firing Shinji Mikami/or destroying the game he made.

Shinji and Bethesda can have my money.

(Shinji...please stay true to your words...)


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Comment #53 by HumanDestroyer
Saturday, April 20, 2013 @ 06:13:49 AM
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@49 what the fuck are you on about? What has capcom got to do with this? BETHESDA is the publisher. Why are people saying this could be good for capcom?
WHAT THE FUCK.


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Comment #54 by ronnie42
Saturday, April 20, 2013 @ 06:30:19 AM
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@53 it's probably people confused since the original creator of resident evil worked for capcom, they must be assuming he still does when he doesn't anymore.

@37 This looks nothing like CLASSIC Resident evil, looks more like Modern Silent Hill.


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Comment #55 by Bistric
Saturday, April 20, 2013 @ 07:56:48 AM
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Beside this particular game, I'm reading between the lines that many more games in 2014 will be getting both X360 and 720 releases. One more reason nit to buy the new console and stick with my current pet :)


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Comment #56 by Bistric
Saturday, April 20, 2013 @ 07:57:56 AM
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Beside this particular game, I'm reading between the lines that many more games in 2014 will be getting both X360 and 720 releases. One more reason nit to buy the new console and stick with my current pet :)


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Comment #57 by Avis Cyrus
Saturday, April 20, 2013 @ 10:37:50 AM
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ok, this looks much better than that awful live action trailer. BUT, I still think this games looks like nothing more than a Silent Hill game. Maybe Shinji should have just went to Konami, he could have saved SH, as the last few have sorta sucked, Books Of Memories, yeah you. It does looks a little curious though, the screen shot of the police cars leads me to believe it has a relatively present day setting, but the characters wardrobe and weapons look a little outdated? I dunno, still need to see more of this game, until then I'll just call it Silent Hill 9: The Evil Within.


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Comment #58 by Sonnenberg
Saturday, April 20, 2013 @ 11:16:04 AM
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I love survival horror and I super duper love Bethesda, but these pics and the video from the earlier post look stupid.

I think a lot of you just want to like this game without actually watching what they're putting out for us to see.


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Comment #59 by WRENCHO
Saturday, April 20, 2013 @ 06:40:39 PM
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wow this game looks like a blast! cant wait to shit my pants playing this one


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Comment #60 by Geoffroman
Saturday, April 20, 2013 @ 07:28:17 PM
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I love survival horror games and there hasnt really been any good ones on the 360. Please bring back horror games to their once great roots. Also i would love to see a HD remake of The suffering that was a awesome games.


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Comment #61 by pronto tonto
Saturday, April 20, 2013 @ 09:42:47 PM
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I CAN'T WALK AND USE MY KNIFE TOO! FUCK


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Comment #62 by Suplemental
Sunday, April 21, 2013 @ 10:16:40 AM
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Awwwwwwwwwww why you no come out in 2013! :'( Looks freaking awesome!


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Comment #63 by jleek1992xx
Sunday, April 21, 2013 @ 10:36:13 AM
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Omg we are getting back into Survival Horror nice!!! (:


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Comment #64 by Wolf825
Sunday, April 21, 2013 @ 08:23:57 PM
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Ok, this has captured my interest. I'll get this.


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Comment #65 by capthowdy66
Monday, April 22, 2013 @ 03:24:47 AM
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Wow!!! Looking good! :-)


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