After years of rumours and leaks, together with by Konami themselves earlier in the present day, we lastly have official affirmation of future Silent Hill video games. The Silent Hill 2 remake from Bloober Group is actual! The builders of Statement are making a brand new Silent Hill sport! There is a third new sport referred to as Silent Hill f! Step beneath for the complete listing of what is kicking off in that foggy city.
Silent Hill 2 is being remade by Bloober Group
Tonight’s livestream began with a trailer for the long-rumoured Silent Hill 2 remake by Bloober Group, the builders of Layers Of Concern. The trailer targeted on cutscenes, however there was plenty of footage together with characters and areas from the unique sport. It is working on Unreal Engine 5, and it is a PlayStation 5 console unique but in addition confirmed as coming to PC.
There was chat with a number of the builders of Bloober Group, who talked about eager to modernise the unique. They are saying that is why the remake can have an over-the-shoulder digicam, though it in any other case appears trustworthy to the unique world and story. There is a Steam web page stay for the remake now.
Silent Hill: Townfall is a brand new sport from the makers of Statement
Silent Hill: Townfall is a model new sport set on this planet of Silent Hill. It is being printed by Annapurna, and developed by No Code, the makers of Tales Untold and Statement. There was an evocative trailer with a creepy voiceover, however no actual glimpse of the sport itself. No Code’s Jon McKellan advised they had been simply at first of the event course of.
Return To Silent Hill is a sequel to the 2006 film
Director Christophe Gans has spoken beforehand about his need to make a a sequel to his 2006 Silent Hill movie. Through the stream, we obtained affirmation of the undertaking, with Gans and the producers speaking in regards to the undertaking, which is explicitly primarily based on the Silent Hill 2 sport. (It appears probably the cheaper 2012 film sequel is being ignored.)
The section included some storyboards for the film, however Konami representatives mentioned that filming and casting are nonetheless in progress, so it is probably a great distance off.
Silent Hill: Ascension is an “interactive video streaming expertise”
Described as “a brand new sort of Silent Hill”, Silent Hill: Ascension is being developed by Genvid, JJ Abrams’ Unhealthy Robotic, and Lifeless By Daylight builders Behaviour Interactive. Genvid look like an important of the bunch: they produce what they name “Massively Interactive Stay Occasions”, or MILEs. These are livestreamed interactive tales, the place the viewers watching can have an effect on the story and world… by some means. Truthfully, this was the vaguest of the bulletins, however at the very least it wasn’t a cellular sport or an NFT factor.
Silent Hill f, a brand new Nineteen Sixties-set horror sport
The stream ended with one last sport announcement. This was probably the most placing trailer of the bunch, with a younger Japanese college woman being transported to a dreamworld, crops rising from her pores and skin, after which her complete face peeling off. There was no followup developer chatter about it, although, and no in-game footage. We do know that it is a model new story set in 1960’s Japan and a “lovely, but horrifying world.”
Former Nintendo producer Motoi Okamoto is connected, and psuedonymous Japanese author Ryukishi07 is penning the story. The event studio is NeoBards Leisure, who’ve beforehand labored with Capcom and Sq. Enix as co-developer on varied initiatives, together with the Resident Evil remakes.
So all-in-all, that is one remake, two new video games, a digital interactive expertise, and a film sequel. (There was additionally a bunch of merchandise, however you possibly can test the complete archive stream above for that). Bloober Group’s Silent Hill 2 remake looks like probably the most superior undertaking, although nonetheless seemingly a methods off. Both approach, Silent Hill is certainly a factor once more – and so is Konami truly doing issues with the sport collection they management.