The 5 Most Evil Corporations in Horror Games

If you’re a fan of horror games, you’re undoubtedly already very familiar with the ‘evil corporation does bad stuff then tries to cover it up before anyone notices’ story point that gets used in so many horror games. It’s not original, but it is effective. That’s because it’s easy to use a giant, greedy, faceless corporation as a symbol for evil. With the possible exception of fanboys and girls who eagerly visit Internet forums to loudly voice their support for Microsoft or Sony in the pointless “console war”, most folks are aware of the fact that these companies care more about our wallets than they ever will us.

Some video games have taken this concept of the emotionless, soulless corporate entity a step further by turning it into the cause of whatever’s going wrong. Oh, there’s a zombie nibbling on your face? A company did that. You missed the last episode of The Strain? That was a company’s fault, too. You should post an angry tweet about it.

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Roccetarius1278d ago

I don't see why Umbrella is evil. They're just misunderstood as a company of the people, with their best interests in mind.

Roccetarius1278d ago

In case people didn't catch it, i'm well aware of what Umbrella is capable of. :)

DeadRabbits1278d ago

Phil Fish

burza19821278d ago

EA is the most Evil Corporation and next to the EA, creators of Call of Duty...every year the same engine but sell you bullshit so well about new engine that sales break records are every year is almost guaranteed.

bouzebbal1278d ago

same for those apple products which are outdated before they come out. pigeons still love them!

Roccetarius1278d ago (Edited 1278d ago )

You're pretty much paying for the brand, but not the product with Apple. I'll most likely never understand people buying them, because a phone or tablet that's twice as expensive isn't suddenly useless, because a new one releases.