Japan Censors The Evil Within, Requires Preorder For Gore

The_Evil_Within_boxartIn some of the biggest nonsense I’ve heard lately: Shinji Mikami’s upcoming survival horror game The Evil Within — known as Psycho Break in Japan — is clearly a hotly anticipated game both here and overseas. Unfortunately, those who reside in Japan will either have to endure a censored version of the game or preorder it to gain access to The Gore Mode DLC, which unlocks all of the blood and viscera you could ever want. Continue reading

The Evil Within Announce Release Date and Cover Art

Remember when Resident Evil was actually a survival horror game, that was both horrifying, and had an emphasis on survival? Well, RE creator Shinji Mikami does, and he’s ready to terrify us again, with his new game The Evil Within.


The Bethesda Softworks has unveiled the cover art (below), and announced the game will be released in North America on August 26 and August 29th in Europe on PS4, Xbox One, PS3, Xbox 360 and PC. What do you guys think of the cover? Had you heard of the game before?