A new age of survival horror games, thanks to indie developers

Horror in video games is constantly evolving. Where we may have once associated increasingly action-based franchises like Resident Evil as being the pinnacle of what horror games can offer, the dish of the day is now fear and tension: the idea that something may be lurking just around the corner that you cannot easily fend off.

Capcom producer Masachika Kawata said earlier this year that there simply isn't a large enough market for the good old-fashioned "survival horror" angle and that players want action over terror. Yet the success of 2010's Amnesia: The Dark Descent and the brewing hype for its sequel suggest otherwise.

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WeskerChildReborned2309d ago

It seems like true survival horror is mainly on PC..

ha2e482308d ago

Or according to resi 6 hate, the PlayStation one is the place to be! Lol

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