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Why Is No One Making AAA Horror Games Anymore?

Saif from eXputer inquires, "Despite the everlasting popularity of the genre, why hasn't there been a good AAA horror game in a while now?"

Jin_Sakai30d ago

Because the gaming industry is obsessed with live service games.

Rynxie30d ago

Because he touches himself at night to characters like lady Dimitrescu.

Crows9030d ago

You're the one still thinking about her

Rynxie30d ago

@crow

Did I give away your secret? It's okay, if you sit on your hand and numb it, you can pretend it's her playing with your little stick.

MaximusPrime_30d ago

Good for me, I have no interests in horror games

-Foxtrot30d ago

Even when they do it's first person trying to copy Outlast, Five Nights, P.T etc

I think the Dead Space / RE2 / RE4 Remake and the Evil Within 2 showed you can have a good story based, third person survival horror game.

jeromeface30d ago

remakes is another good reason

thesoftware73030d ago

Calisto Protocol was also fun with fantastic presentation.

FinalFantasyFanatic29d ago

I feel like we haven't had much in the way of horror games for years, I think it became rare after the PS2/PS3 gen. Maybe i'll pick up that Crow Country that recently came out, that looks good.

Venoxn4g29d ago

Crow Country needs some more love.. and more exposure

Redemption-6430d ago

Because outside of a fee games, most don't sell that well

Crows9030d ago

So in other words...AAA publishers don't have creativity or passion for games.

CrimsonWing6930d ago

Didn’t we have Dead Space Remake and Resident Evil 4 Remake last year?

thorstein30d ago (Edited 30d ago )

Among others

And isn't Dying Light 2 a horror game?

Scissorman30d ago

And Alan Wake 2 and Alone in the Dark.

on_line_forever29d ago

I like Alone in the dark but it's not AAA game

richardmmorales29d ago

We also had The Quarry and The Dark Pictures The Devil In Me.