After Friday 13 And evil DeadGun Interactive will face a cult horror franchise.
Like FPS or platforming, horror is a historical genre in the gaming world and is still popular. The recent release ofEvil Dead: The GameAs amusing as it is frightening, it also proved that historical sagas could easily be invited to consoles.
One goal: to escape from Leatherface
And to the delight of fans of the genre, the trend will continue, especially if we rely on the recent Xbox Games Showcase. After Evil Dead: The Game, another multiplayer game with asymmetrical gameplay is coming soon. This time it will be dedicated to the mythical character of Leatherface. The Xbox Games Showcase Extended has indeed revealed the existence of a certain The Texas chainsaw massacre. How Evil Dead: The Game And Friday 13: The videogame, this new production from Gun Interactive and Sumo Nottingham will be a horrifying multiplayer game that will offer four players the role of survivor. They will have to face another player who, this time, will be at the controls of the ruthless Leatherface.
Like many productions presented in recent days during the showcase, The Texas chainsaw massacre will join Game Pass on the first day of launch. The title is expected on PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One and Xbox Series X / S for 2023. It will therefore be necessary to be patient to learn more about the contents of the game and, above all, more precisely the release date. . In the meantime, it is possible to see and review the trailer unveiled in the past few hours, which promises live parts.
Horror and video games, a beautiful and bloody love story
Surely bringing back fond memories for fans of the 1974 cult film, this trailer illustrates how the multiplayer horror game works. A title that obviously recalls the one from which it adapted Friday 13with the difference that the Tribulations of Leatherface will this time be developed by Sumo Nottingham, to whom it is owed in particular Sonic Racing team. Of course, we will have to wait for the release and performance of The Texas chainsaw massacre to find out if it will immediately become a cult. But what is certain is that the love story between the horror genre and video games is still going strong.
Recently, we learned more about the long-awaited remake of Resident Evil 4, but this passion has lasted for more than 30 years. Ever since the emergence of microcomputers, video game studios have always tried to scare. Developed by the French studio Infogrames, Alone in the dark (1992) revolutionized the genre and quickly established itself as the benchmark for survival horror. The 90s are also the arrival of Capcom resident Evilone of the most cult sagas in the history of video games.