Silent Hill

HORROR

The Pixelated Ghosts of Horror Games Past Are Haunting Us This Year

Crude polygonal models, pixelated blood, and eerily uncanny lighting and fog provide a rich palette for terror.
Michael Siebert
12.18.18
Postscript

A Good Let's Play Is More Than Just a Video of Your Favorite Game

Whether humorous or explanatory in nature, it takes a lot of hard work to make a good LP.
Cameron Kunzelman
11.16.18
HORROR

Even the Bleakest Horror Games End More Hopefully than 'Detention' Does

'Detention' deals in powerlessness and historical foundation to serve up truly bleak horror.
Gino Grieco
1.3.18
Minus the Fog

‘The Evil Within 2’ Is What Would Happen If Michael Bay Directed ‘Silent Hill’

That's not a bad thing!
Matthew Gault
10.16.17
Retro Gaming

In Praise of Video Gaming’s Old Dalliance with Distance Fog

It’s a problem rarely faced today, but the necessary mistiness of fifth-generation games could sometimes be a blessing.
Jamie Mackay
2.7.17
tabletop gaming

What Do Survival Horror and 'Dungeons & Dragons' have in Common? Dread.

Tabletop RPGs may not be known for getting the same scares as old Silent Hill games. But 'Dread' gets there.
Alex Meehan
1.10.17
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Exploring the Strange World of ‘Shenmue’ Fandom

The Shenmue community is one of the greatest in gaming, supporting its favorite series by trading comedy memes and writing rock opera records.
Wil Jones
5.11.16
Gaming

Reexamining ‘Silent Hill 3,’ Gaming’s Most Unfairly Overlooked Sequel

Okay, it inspired one god-awful film, and that's unforgivable. But 'Silent Hill 3' remains a great video game, and here's why.
Jake Laverde
5.10.16
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Re-examining ‘Silent Hill 3’, Gaming’s Most Unfairly Overlooked Sequel

OK, it inspired one god-awful film, and that's unforgivable. But Silent Hill 3 remains a great video game, and here's why.
Jake Laverde
5.10.16
Gaming

'Silent Hill' Homage 'Back in 1995' Is Fogged in Nostalgia

Listen, I liked the '90s as much as anyone else, but not for its control schemes.
Zack Kotzer
5.1.16
VICE vs Video games

Lamenting the Loss of ‘Silent Hills’ and ‘P.T.’

Own a PS4 but not "P.T."? Get it now before it disappears, perhaps forever.
Steve Haske
4.28.15
VICE vs Video games

‘Silent Hill 2’ Was the Game That Made Me Hate Myself

Team Silent's horror masterpiece is the biggest sucker punch in gaming history, and I'm still not over it.
Andy Kelly
3.18.15
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