Visage Articles RSS Feed | GameSkinny.com Visage RSS Feed on GameSkinny.com https://www.gameskinny.com/ en Launch Media Network 15 Horror Games to Play in October 2020 and Beyond https://www.gameskinny.com/eb0u3/15-horror-games-to-play-in-october-2020-and-beyond https://www.gameskinny.com/eb0u3/15-horror-games-to-play-in-october-2020-and-beyond Fri, 09 Oct 2020 17:26:25 -0400 Mark Delaney

October means different things to different people. Some see it as the start of sweater weather, while others stock up on the various pumpkin spice items at every grocery store and coffee shop in their city. For me, and maybe for you, it's primarily the spooky season.

Days get shorter, the orange lights go up around the neighborhood, and the horror vibes get more intense, making a scary game, movie, or book sometimes the only thing that will fulfill your intentions to have an unsettling night.

With so many horror games out now in Early Access, more coming out this month, and plenty not far behind, we rounded up what to put on your Halloween playlist in these weeks leading up to the unofficial holiday. Here are 15 horror games to play in October and beyond.

Visage

Visage has been in Early Access for a few years already, but it remains one of the most anticipated horror games to date because anyone who has played what's available has been left shaken. A gorgeous looking supernatural ghost story, Visage is perhaps the closest we'll ever come to seeing Kojima's PT made into a full game.

Bigfoot

Have you ever wanted to go "squatching," where you head into the woods and hunt for Sasquatch? In Bigfoot, that's exactly what you do. Gear up, bring some friends, and no one leaves 'til you find the big guy's makeshift pooping grounds. More likely, he'll find you first, and when he does, it's not going to end well. 

Second Extinction

The newest game to hit Early Access on this list is Second Extinction, and while it's more like Left 4 Dead in that it's an action game with horror elements, there's still plenty to be scared about given all the mutated dinosaurs out to feast on you. This one comes from a small team within Avalanche, the studio behind Just Cause and Generation Zero, so players can expect a spectacle in addition to some scares.

Phasmophobia

It's a long list, but Phasmophobia might take the crown as the scariest game on it. It simulates real ghosthunting, like with electromagnetism readers, flashlights, thermometers  the whole deal. Alone or with a group of up to three partners, you'll load out of a van, head into a haunted house, and try to study a ghost living there before it gets you first. Phasmophobia even uses your voice chat and will sometimes focus on louder players, plus you can taunt the entity by saying its name  if you dare.

Launching Before Halloween

October's going to be a busy month for horror games. Here's what's coming in time for Halloween 2020.

Remothered: Broken Porcelain (October 13)

The sequel to 2018's strangest horror story looks like it's going to be another weird one, but I say that with endearment. Remothered's blend of old-school survival horror and new-school hide-and-seek makes for a unique experience, and after some demo time with the game earlier this year, I'm eager to see what the full story is set to unravel.

Amnesia: Rebirth (October 20)

Personally, no game on this list fills me with a more confounding sensation than Amnesia: Rebirth. It's the type of sensation I can only describe as the child of excitement and dread. Few games have ever achieved the heights of Amnesia: The Dark Descent, and for Frictional to return to the series over a decade later suggests that they've got something special prepared. It may be tough to play this one with the lights off.

Pumpkin Jack (October 23)

Okay, so Pumpkin Jack isn't exactly a horror game. Maybe you could call it a gateway horror for very fresh eyes, but it's really not even trying to be that. Instead, it's one of the most well-timed releases of the year. Arriving just a week before Halloween, this MediEvil-like 3D platformer has all the spooky sounds and vibrant visuals of a classic monster cartoon like Scooby-Doo. It's developed by a single person, too, so if you like supporting indies, teams don't get any smaller than this.

The Dark Pictures Anthology: Little Hope (October 30)

The team behind surprise PS4 hit Until Dawn went multiplatform with Man of Medan, the first game in Supermassive's The Dark Pictures Anthology. Now they're back with Little Hope, focused on the witch trials that harmed many innocent women a few hundred years ago. With a time-jumping story and a few famous faces, Little Hope will likely be a horror game of choice.

Saving Some Scares for Later

These horror games won't be ready to play before Halloween, but they deserve to stay on your wishlist for future frightfests.

Someday You'll Return (out now on PC, console launch coming soon)

Someday You'll Return is already out on PC if that's your preferred platform, but if you're waiting for the console launch, hopefully, you're not waiting too much longer. It's scheduled for 2020 and fans of both horror games new and old will appreciate it for different reasons.

Its central story of a father looking for his lost daughter is right out of Silent Hill, but the first-person adventure-horror gameplay feels much more modern. Being lost in the game's European woods means lots of opportunities for side attractions and peripheral scares too.

Once Upon A Time In Roswell

Not to be confused with the Tarantino movie of a slightly different name, Once Upon A Time In Roswell is, of course, a horror game about aliens. That's an unfathomably less-traveled space in the games industry, so it's exciting on that basis alone. But it's also more than an alien game. Sequences seem to also point to some weird repressed memories we can't yet make sense of, and it all takes place decades ago, giving it some period piece flair as well.

Dying Light 2

Dying Light 2 has maybe been stuck in development hell for a while, but that doesn't change the fact that it's one of the most ambitious horror games announced. Hopefully, 2021 is the year we finally see it all come together. With a deeper story driven by player choice and a bigger world to explore, Dying Light 2 could go down as one of the best zombie games ever, or it may never see the light of day. Surely all horror fans are hoping for the former.

Deathground

If Second Extinction's kind of *ahem* dino crisis isn't what you are looking for, maybe Deathground is. Think of it as Alien Isolation but with dinosaurs instead of Xenomorphs. Or even easier: think of it as a game where every moment is like when the kids hide from the raptors in the kitchen in Jurassic Park. Sounds good, right? It looks good, too. We don't know when we'll get to play it just yet, but for now, we'll practice holding our breath and not knocking over any pots and pans.

The Outlast Trials

I vividly recall reviewing Outlast 2 because no review assignment has ever tested my mettle, and this stunningly scary sequel from The Red Barrels could be more of that. Set in the deserts of Arizona amid a doomsday cult, the classic green-tinted camera work of the original game returns with new features, like soundtracking, and even more memorable scares. I get chills thinking about this one. Even as the sequel plans to introduce co op for the first time, I expect nothing less than another paralyzing demonstration in fear. You've been warned.

Resident Evil 8: Village

Resident Evil needs no introduction, but we'd be foolish to leave it off a list of our most-anticipated horror games. According to credible leaks that seem to be backed up by trailer footage, this latest mainline sequel is going to get weirder than ever before. Werewolves, witches, and more will make their series debuts, and that's the sort of departure that could drive away longtime fans. And yet, early playtesting has been nothing but glowing. It sounds like the REnaissance will continue.

Little Nightmares 2 

The name is perhaps a bit misleading, since the original Little Nightmares always had huge potential to give you nightmares. With its Tim Burton factor cranked to 11 and some truly harrowing encounters with the stuff of real-life night terrors, Little Nightmares earned its place among the generation's best horror games. It sits as a cousin to things like Limbo and Inside, and the sequel should only further cement its place as one of the best new horror series to emerge in recent years.

Related articles

There are sure to be more great horror games announced over the coming months, so stay tuned to GameSkinny for news on their announcements, release dates, and more. 

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The 5 Most Anticipated Horror Games of 2017 https://www.gameskinny.com/41xcz/the-5-most-anticipated-horror-games-of-2017 https://www.gameskinny.com/41xcz/the-5-most-anticipated-horror-games-of-2017 Fri, 02 Dec 2016 03:36:36 -0500 StraightEdge434

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1. Outlast 2

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Originally, Outlast 2 was supposed to be released earlier. However, the game was delayed, and is now set to release in the first quarter in 2017. To make the wait feel even longer, a demo was released around Halloween, which has only made players more anxious and excited for the upcoming title. 

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The game itself is a survival horror game and is set in a town that is run by a religious cult consisting of psychos who will try to kill you... delightful! But, something tells me that there will be more than just a bunch of crazy cultists here -- I wonder what that potential danger might be...

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Of course, with how popular the original Outlast was, Outlast 2 can't come any faster. As some of you might remember, Outlast took place in an asylum. In Outlast 2, not only will you be able to explore the town, but you might even be able to explore the houses, the corn fields, and other locations as well. The second game seems to give you more freedom in regards to exploration. While this could prove interesting, it is also regretful, since getting lost could be deadly.

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Be prepared for Outlast 2 soon as it'll be released for PS4, PC, and Xbox One in the 2017.

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What horror games are you waiting for that did not appear on this list? Tell us in the comments below!

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2. Resident Evil 7

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Unless you have been living under a rock this whole time, you would have known that Resident Evil was bound to end up on this list. 

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There have been a lot of Resident Evil games in the past, but they have mainly dealt with action. This one however, can be seen as an exception. Resident Evil 7 is a survival horror game set after RE6. The main character, Ethan, is looking for his missing wife until he stumbles upon a house... and that is where the fun begins! 

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It's worth noting that RE7 will have combat, herbs, and everything else that pertains to the RE series. However, quick time events will be absent from the game; something many long-term fans will be glad to hear.

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RE7 is scheduled for release in January and will be released for PS4, PC, and Xbox One. But more important, the game will have PSVR support!

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3. Visage

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This little beauty is a psychological horror game. Throughout the game the player explores a home that has witnessed countless brutal murders since it has housed various families over a long period of time. Players will also be able to relive memories and witness how previous tenants of the house have died. It's also worth to note that the game will be a spiritual successor to P.T.

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The core mechanic is the fear aspect itself. When you locate a memory, or a flashback of some kind, you'll be able to investigate it by looking into it and potentially observing. Some can be so haunting and grim that you'll wish that you were back inside the house again! And with the terrifying feeling that the house gives off in the trailer above, that should already tell you something.

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Visage is set for release in January of next year and will be available for PC, PS4, and Xbox One. 

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4. Agony

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Agony is a yet another first person survival game. However, what makes it different from other titles is the setting. Instead of being set here on planet Earth, Agony takes place in hell

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Simply put, you are a tormented soul in hell without any past memories. You'll have to navigate the blazing paths of hell, and do everything necessary to survive. The gameplay trailer above provides a great example of what you can expect from Agony

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Agony is set to release in the second quarter of 2017 for PS4, PC, and Xbox One.

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5. Don't Knock Twice

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Don't Knock Twice is a first person horror game about a terrifying urban legend. In order to save her daughter, a guilt-ridden mother must uncover the truth behind the urban tale of a demonic witch. Players will explore a manor, search for clues, and interact with all of its objects and use them to defend themselves against possible dangers. 

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The game is set to release in the first quarter of 2017 for PlayStation VR, Oculus Rift, and HTC Vive. There will also be a release of a non-VR version for the PlayStation 4, PC and Xbox One. 

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Some gamers can't get enough of that adrenaline rush. Knowing that they are in a scary environment, with danger creeping in on them, they will do anything necessary in order to survive. Needless to say, not all horror games have a happy ending. But nonetheless, horror games are great simply because of the fear aspect.

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Recently we covered the top 5 horror games that don't rely on jump scares but now let's discuss some of the most anticipated horror games that are set to release in 2017.

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Here are five of the creepiest games that players are eager and excited to try out over the upcoming year. 

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The 12 Most Anticipated Horror Games of 2017 https://www.gameskinny.com/ffkcp/the-12-most-anticipated-horror-games-of-2017 https://www.gameskinny.com/ffkcp/the-12-most-anticipated-horror-games-of-2017 Fri, 25 Nov 2016 07:00:01 -0500 Ty Arthur

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While these 12 entries are our most anticipated horror games of 2017, there's bound to be more arriving under the radar, much like this year's indie slasher excursion Camp Sunshine.

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While some anticipated games like What Remains Of Edith Finch seem to be dead in the water, others that have been long delayed will finally arrive. Most notable among those is the sci-fi horror mashup Routine, which was long in limbo and on many “most anticipated” lists several years running (including ours) and now finally has a March 2017 release date.

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On the franchise front, there will no doubt be another Five Nights At Freddy's or seven released in 2017 (before the fanboys go on a rampage, I actually thought Sister Location was the best one yet).

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What 2017 horror game are you most looking forward to playing, and what games did we miss that should have made the list?

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The Hum: Abductions

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Remember that flick Dark Skies a few years back where a family fights to save their kid from alien abductors? That's the gist of The Hum: Abductions, putting you in the role of a mother trying to save her child.

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It's not clear exactly when Abductions will drop, but it's expected out sometime next year, and hopefully with some more in-depth gameplay trailers arriving soon.

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P.A.M.E.L.A.

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An interesting amalgam of styles and settings, P.A.M.E.L.A. looks a bit like a mashup of We Happy Few and SOMA, but with more of a focus on combat. Here, you play as the Sleeper, who wakes up to find what should be a utopia is instead a nightmare. This open world title is slated to land in February of 2017.

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The Sinking City

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It's been a winding road so far for The Sinking City, and I'd wager there will be more bumps along the way, so it might be optimistic to list this as a potential 2017 game.

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The Sinking City was originally the Call Of Cthulhu game from the previous slide and was announced way back in 2014, but the project was shifted away from developer Frogwares, which then began working on a very similar (and obviously still Lovecraft-inspired) game called The Sinking City.

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Considering that Frogwares has released several investigative-focused Sherlock Holmes games, it's a good bet this one will probably end up being the better of the two... if it's ever released.

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Call Of Cthulhu

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It's been a lot of years since Call Of Cthulhu: Dark Corners Of The Earth offered us a faithful (if frustrating) recreation of a Lovecraft story. Originally being made by a different developer several years ago, this updated Call Of Cthulhu entry was shunted over to Cyanide Studio and is now due out in 2017.

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Since there hasn't been any actual gameplay revealed yet, it's tough to gauge whether this will be a proper follow-up to Dark Corners Of The Earth or if it will end up being maligned like recent Alone In The Dark entries.

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If the stars are right, this one will stay true to the investigative roots of the Cthulhu mythos and not end up with the main character getting into shoot outs with Elder Things.

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Outlast 2

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How excited am I for Outlast 2? I'm not sure words like "giddy" or "squealing like a schoolgirl" really capture the full extent of it.

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The game was originally included in our most anticipated horror list last year, as it was supposed to come out in time for Halloween, but unfortunately was pushed back to Q1 2017.

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That stinging blow was mitigated with the release of a demo, which has only increased anticipation further. There's going to be some fantastic tension in this one, as you hide from evil religious extremist hillbillies intent on splitting you from head to toe. With any luck, that weirdly out of place sci-fi ending from the first game won't be making a return...

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Darkest Dungeon: Crimson Court DLC

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This devastatingly hard RPG is jam packed with horror elements, from the grim death of starving in the wilderness to your companions losing their sanity and turning on you to battling horrible mounds of pig flesh giving unholy life by your vile ancestor.

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If you managed to actually rebuild your town to its former glory and eradicate the horrors ravaging the countryside, there's more darkness on its way with the vampiric blood drinking themes of upcoming DLC Crimson Court.

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There's no specific release date yet, but Crimson Court has been announced for "early 2017."

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Inner Chains

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You might recall seeing Inner Chains mentioned on our list of most anticipated 2017 FPS games as well, and that's not an oversight. Both a shooter and a horror title, Inner Chains steps in to fill that void left by extremely gory action-packed horror games like Clive Barker's Jericho.

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The mixing of organic life with machinery and stonework has some disturbing implications, and the balance between genres looks to be very satisfying. If you like the idea of Agony but want a game that lets you shoot back, Inner Chains should be on your short list of games to try out next year.

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Walking Dead Season 3: A New Frontier

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The show and it's pointless spin-off may have gone down the toilet, but there's still hope for the game series as Clementine returns for round three.

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That devastating ending to the first season is still among the highlights of heart-string pulling storytelling in video games, and hopefully Telltale can return to former glory here and kick us in the gut yet again.

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Some of you might be screeching right now that The Walking Dead: A New Frontier is technically starting in 2016, but much like with early access titles, episodic games that span multiple calendar years are sort of up in the air as to when they are "released." Is it the date of the first episode, or the date of the physical edition with all episodes included?

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Seeing as how more of the game will be released in 2017 than in 2016, we're gonna call this one a 2017 release.

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Visage

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A crowd funded psychological horror title, Visage is due out from indie developer SadSquare in Q2 2017.

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The imagery revealed so far of course brings to mind the ill-fated P.T. with its haunted hallways in an enclosed home, and with the fate of the P.T. inspired Allison Road in limbo, this may be the closest we'll ever get.

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Agony

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Survival horror... set in hell itself? Sign me up! As someone who was blown away by the recent indie hell-focused flick Baskin and has been missing quality Hellraiser films from decades past, I'm more than a little excited for Agony, which has plowed through its Kickstarter funding goal and is slated for a May 2017 release.

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Scorn

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Two words most come to mind when first witnessing the trailer for Scorn: ominous and disturbing! The game clearly has a very alien frame of mind, and the main character doesn't appear to be human at all.

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Melding together different ideas from across the sci-fi and horror spectrum, there's clear echoes of Giger's artwork and the Alien universe, but with a more explicitly horror direction. I'm honestly hoping this one's going to break my brain when it finally arrives.

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Resident Evil 7

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Finally getting out of the action zone and back into horror where it belongs, RE7 is clearly looking to remove the stain of the critically panned previous game and capitalize on the defenseless horror craze that's been made famous by games like Alien: Isolation, Penumbra, and Outlast.

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As a comeback of sorts and the first of the main numbered series to be in a first person perspective, Capcom has a lot of room here for a landmark horror release... or a spectacular flop. What do you think of the changes and are you expecting Resident Evil to be terrifying again?

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From indie 2D titles to high end AAA gore fests, there's been something of a rebirth lately in the horror genre, with the focus finally pulling away from shooting action and landing where it belongs: on the actual horror.

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With 2017 on the horizon, you may have noticed several of our most anticipated horror games from last year never actually arrived! Sadly, some of the most intriguing titles like Perception and Draugen didn't reach the end of their development cycles, and the much-buzzed Outlast 2 got pushed back last minute to Q1 2017. Games like We Happy Few however were arguably released as the early access phenomena royally screws up release dates and what it means for a game to be "finished."

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Meanwhile, the asymmetrical Friday The 13th is looking worse each time more is revealed, while Dead By Dawn seems to have already covered the same material with much less wait time and to a better degree. We'll have to just wait and see if the very similar The Last Year can offer something different.

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While we wait for those delayed games to hit, there are many new games announced for 2017 that will get genre fans salivating, and here we're going to cover 12 of the most eagerly anticipated horror games coming in the next year!

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Take a look at this P.T. inspired game https://www.gameskinny.com/gq7l9/take-a-look-at-this-pt-inspired-game https://www.gameskinny.com/gq7l9/take-a-look-at-this-pt-inspired-game Sat, 06 Feb 2016 13:23:49 -0500 Nick Harshman

Are you one of the many gamers that wish the new Silent Hills wasn't cancelled? Are you also looking to scratch that horror game itch? Visage might just be the game for you then, as its creators have been heavily influenced by the P.T. demo. Fair warning; this is a Kickstarter game, and may or may not meet its funding goal. But it looks awesome nonetheless.

Created by SadSquare Studio, the game is expected to be released on PC with VR support by January 2017. Should the funding goal be met, a PS4 and Xbox One version can be expected some time soon after. 

The game was originally a recreation of the P.T. demo in Unreal Engine 4, but once Silent Hills was cancelled, the developers decided to turn it into its own game. 

The game will mainly take place in a single house, with the player being tasked with discovering its dark secrets. This sounds like the setup to many other horror games. But based on what we've seen so far, it looks pretty good. I personally plan on keeping my eye on this game, what about you?

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