Bethesda Softworks' The Evil Within Now Available

Shinji Mikami and Tango Gameworks Team Create Tension-Filled Survival Horror Game

ROCKVILLE, Md., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Bethesda Softworks, a ZeniMax Media company, today announced that The Evil Within the survival horror game developed at Tango Gameworks under the direction of legendary game designer and studio head, Shinji Mikami is now available in North America and Europe. The chilling new game is available for Xbox One and Xbox 360 video game and entertainment systems from Microsoft, PlayStation4 and PlayStation3 computer entertainment systems, and Windows PC.

The Evil Within embodies the meaning of pure survival horror.Highly-crafted environments, horrifying anxiety, and an intricate story combine to create an immersive world that will bring players to the height of tension. With limited resources at their disposal, players will fight for survival and experience profound fear in this perfect blend of horror and action.

"It was incredibly important to me and the team to bring the Survival Horror genre back to its roots. For us, it was all about creating fear and giving the player the enjoyment of conquering it," said Mikami. "Up until now we've kept a lot of the game under wraps to avoid spoilers, so it's very exciting that people are now able to experience the game from beginning to end."

In The Evil Within,Detective Sebastian Castellanos and his partners are called in to investigate a gruesome mass murder. After seeing the slaughter of fellow officers, Sebastian is ambushed and knocked unconscious. When he awakens, he finds himself in a deranged world where hideous creatures wander among the dead. Facing unimaginable terror, and fighting for survival, Sebastian embarks on a frightening journey to unravel what's behind this evil force.

The Evil Within is rated M for mature by the ESRB. For more information on The Evil Within visit:

About ZeniMax Media Inc.
ZeniMax Media is a privately owned media organization headquartered outsideWashington DCwith international publishing offices in London, Paris, Frankfurt, Eindhoven, Hong Kong, Tokyo, and Sydney. Through its subsidiaries, ZeniMax Media creates and publishes original interactive entertainment content for consoles, the PC, and handheld/wireless devices. ZeniMax Media divisions include Bethesda Softworks, Bethesda Game Studios, id Software, Arkane Studios,Tango Gameworks, MachineGames, Battlecry Studios, ZeniMax Europe Ltd., ZeniMax Asia K.K., ZeniMax Asia Pacific Limited and ZeniMax Online Studios. For more information on ZeniMax Media,

About Bethesda Softworks
Bethesda Softworks, part of the ZeniMax Media Inc. family of companies, is a worldwide publisher of interactive entertainment software. Titles featured under the Bethesda label include such blockbuster franchises asThe Elder Scrols, DOOM, QUAKE, Fallout,Wolfenstein,Dishonored, Prey and RAGE. For more information on Bethesda Softworks' products, visit

About Tango Gameworks
Tango Gameworks, a ZeniMax Media studio based in Tokyo, Japan, is a premier development studio founded and led by legendary game designer, Shinji Mikami. Tango Gameworks is dedicated to AAA multi-platform game development by some of Japan's most accomplished and experienced developers.

The Evil Within, Tango, Tango Gameworks, The Elder Scrolls, Skyrim, Bethesda Game Studios, Dishonored, Arkane, MachineGames, Battlecry Studios, Prey, Bethesda Softworks, Bethesda, ZeniMax and their related logos are registered trademarks or trademarks of ZeniMax Media Inc. in the United States and/or in other countries. Fallout is a registered trademark or trademark of Bethesda Softworks LLC in the United States and/or in other countries. id, id Software, DOOM, QUAKE, Wolfenstein and RAGE are registered trademarks or trademarks of id Software LLC in the United States and/or in other countries. Other product and company names referenced herein may be trademarks of their respective owners. All Rights Reserved.

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Published Oct. 20th 2014
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