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The Psychological Horror Title The Park Is Heading To The PS4 & Xbox One

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 Funcom is excited to announce that ‘The Park‘, the company’s brand new single-player psychological horror experience, will be unleashing its scares on PlayStation 4 and on Xbox One consoles via the ID@Xbox self-publishing program in Q1 2016.

After a successful launch for Windows PC during Halloween this year, Funcom is looking forward to once again opening the gates to its horror theme park in what will be the company’s first console release in almost ten years. Continue reading The Psychological Horror Title The Park Is Heading To The PS4 & Xbox One

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The Macabre Classic Pathologic Has Been Fully Remastered In HD And It’s Available Now

Ice-Pick Lodge’s unforgettable oddity of psychological survival in a plague-stricken town, completely remastered with updated graphics and newly translated dialogue, Pathologic Classic HD is available now for PC on Steam, GOG.com and Humble Store.

Ten years since its debut, Pathologic has spread to become a worldwide cult classic, its macabre storytelling both unsettling and alluring in its eccentricity, its gameplay prodding at the fragile boundaries of convention.

Embark on a dark journey to explore a remote town built upon old tanneries and butcheries just as a mysterious and deadly disease breaks out. An educated doctor, The Bachelor, is sent to investigate, but he is not alone. One of the volunteers, The Changeling, is a strange girl who believes she can heal with her hands, and the other, The Haruspex, is a talented amateur who’s fond of experimental surgery.

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The Park Provides A Glimpse Into Their Intense Psychological Horror Experience With New Gameplay & Dev Interview

Funcom announced today that its first-person psychological horror experience ‘The Park‘ will be released for the Windows PC on October 27th this year. ‘The Park‘ is set in an amusement park where a dark and sinister secret is just waiting to be uncovered.Starting today, the game will be available for pre-order on Steam, GamersGate and Green Man Gaming for the promotional price of 9.99 USD.

‘The Park’ is a fully standalone single-player game set within ‘The Secret World‘ universe – Funcom’s modern-day myths and mysteries massively multiplayer online game. As a special treat for players of ‘The Secret World‘, purchase of ‘The Park‘ will include several unique items that can be used in the MMO, including the terrifying Chipmunk Killer costume shown in the key art image for ‘The Park‘.

To learn more what ‘The Park’ is all about, have a look at this newly released video showing both gameplay footage and interview with key developers on the project.

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The Intense Psychological Survival Game Pathologic Is Getting The All-star HD Treatment

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This fall, a landmark in psychological first-person survival is poised to make a haunting return. 10 years after terrifying gamers with its cult-classic debut, Ice-Pick Lodge has teamed up with Gambitious Digital Entertainment and General Arcade to bring a fully remastered version of the classic Pathologic to Steam, GOG and Humble Store for the first time.

Make sure you’ve taken the time to meditate on what kind of person you really think you are, then check out the new trailer to get a taste of this unconventional survival game. Continue reading The Intense Psychological Survival Game Pathologic Is Getting The All-star HD Treatment

Albino Lullaby Is Reinventing The Way We Approach Psychological Horror In Gaming, Episode One Is Out Tomorrow

Independent studio Ape Law is set to release Episode 1 of the psychological horror game Albino Lullaby for PC tomorrow, September 15. The studio, comprised of veterans from Bioshock: Infinite, top-selling indie title Chivalry: Medieval Warfare and the Tomb Raider reboot, will launch the fully VR compatible game.

I had the good fortune of getting my hands on an early build of Albino Lullaby about 6 months ago, even then I could tell that this was truly going to be a special game worth experiencing. There’s an underlying intelligence within it’s structure and storytelling that catches you off guard and sets the bar for what comes next.

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Stairs Is Unleashing Intense Psychological Horror On Steam This Month, Will You Start The Descent?

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Digital Tribe Games and Greylight Entertainment are very excited to announce that the psychological horror game, STAIRS, is hitting its final strides of development and preparing for its launch on Steam September 28th.

Word on the game has been sparse since the demo blew up the YouTube scene where major players like Markiplier, ProJared and PewDiePie got their fair share of scares. Markiplier proclaimed the game to be “a perfect example of what horror should be… damn fine work” while ProJared called it “The next big horror game” and admitted “This was definitely messing with my mind.

The demo they and many others experienced was just a tiny morsel, a small taste of what the final version of STAIRS has become. Everything from the engrossing story, creepy visuals and spine-tingling audio have been taken to levels beyond what has been seen before. If you have headphones, put them on to truly appreciate the audio design and watch the hair on your arms stand on end as you cautiously turn every corner listening, watching, anticipating what might come next.

Think you can handle it?
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Kidnapped, Intense Psychological Survival Horror Daring You To Escape Today On Steam

Kidnapped is a psychological, story-driven adventure horror game, with a great emphasis on exploration, puzzle solving and combat. Kidnapped dynamically changes the game world as the player progresses, and aims to unnerve the player. Traverse through a terrifying two-hundred-year old manor, dark damp caves, a creepy church, dark swamps, and an eerie forest full of wildlife.  Can you find the mystery behind your captivity and most importantly, can you escape this ordeal?

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Enola, Receives A Terrifying Update With “Nightmare Mode”

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The updated ‘Nightmare Mode’ includes the anticipated and chilling in-depth look to Angelica’s broken mind, in addition to revelations about her traumatic past. New areas to explore are part of the update, as is three new endings, and predictions to the girl’s future…

Just in case you’re unfamiliar with Enola, here’s an overview so you’ll have a better idea of how this Nightmare Mode fits the story.

Enola is a story-driven horror-adventure exploration game with explicit terrifying content. Telling the emotional and gripping story of Enola and Angelica, it offers a compelling gameplay experience set in a twisted, psychological nightmare.

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Caffeine, Addicted First Person Psychological Scifi Horror

Considering how many of us begin our daily lives with a cup of coffee, I can see this world becoming our future… whether or not that future will be filled with such horror. We’ll just have to wait and see, However I’m eagerly awaiting the release of Caffeine, this is definitely a game I can immerse myself in and get lost.

Caffeine is a quirky first person psychological horror adventure game with environmental puzzles.

Set in the near future, the entire population of Earth is vigorously addicted to coffee. Massive space stations built by the biggest corporations roam the stars mining minerals to create a synthetic caffeine to quench the never ending thirst of the human race.

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Solarix, Genuine Stealth-Based Sci-fi Psychological Horror Coming Soon

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Inspired by classic Sci-fi movies, Solarix throws you into the dead of space. Alone, you’re left to fend for yourself against the corporations clean up crews that are desperately working to cover up the last of their failed human experimentation. Pulsetense Games is promising to deliver a genuine psychological, survival horror experience that is sure to get inside your head and leave you blurring the lines of reality.

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