After several years of waiting and countless rumours, it was confirmed that Konami has entrusted various developers and industry personalities with the rights to its emblematic horror saga, to develop new entertainment experiences both in the field of video games and on the big screen.
During the digital event called Silent Hill Transmissionit was revealed that the successful Silent Hill 2 released in 2001, will have a remake by Bloober-Teama studio that has participated in horror productions such as Layers of Fear, Blair Witch Y The Medium. The title in question will reach personal computers and will be exclusive to Playstation 5 for twelve months after its premiere.
Among its novelties, not only will the graphic improvements stand out, but the gameplay and the camera mechanism will be very similar to those of Resident Evil 2 remake; the combat system and puzzle solving will be completely revamped thanks to the technology of Unreal Engine 5; and there will be compatibility with the functionalities of the control Dual Sense on PS5.
Fortunately, for fans of this series, Masahiro Itō Y akira yamaokaart director and musical composer, respectively, are involved, working hand in hand with the Bloober Team to take care of even the smallest detail and it is a great opportunity for this video game not only to attract gamers of yesteryear but to position itself among the new audiences.
For his part, he revealed Silent Hill Fa game sponsored by NeobardsEntertainmentthe creative team behind Resident Evil Re:Verse, multiplayer included in Resident Evil Village. The setting will be set in Japan in the 1960s and the story will be written by Ryūkishi07famous composer of Japanese novels that mix plots of mysteries, murders and psychological thrillers.
Also, the producer of this spinoff it is Motoi Okamotowho in the past has been associated with Nintendo to work at Luigi’s Mansion, The Legend of Zelda: The Wind WakerPikmin, New Super Mario Bros. and Wii Play, to name a few.
Not enough, the landing of Silent Hill Townfallwhich seeks to bet on a narrative adventure that has been entrusted to the talent of No Codethe same ones who conceived note Y Stories Untoldwhile it will be published by Annapurna Interactive.
Finally, the cinematographic world will witness a film of the horror film Return to Silent Hillwhich will be led by Christophe Ganswho already did the same with the first film in 2006, which had a not so warm reception, but did not run as unlucky as it did Silent Hill: Revelation 3Dsix years later.
video platforms for streaming They are also wearing long tablecloths, since some of them will be in charge of transmitting Silent Hill Ascensionan interactive series to calm the anxieties of fans and generate more hype around the resurgence of gloomy intellectual property.
Konami has gone to work to announce in style the resurgence of the franchise Silent Hilltaking advantage of the month of Halloween and has adopted a great strategy by granting the rights of the much-cited license to various studios, opening the possibility of more collaborations in the future with other successful brands owned by the company.
In the media and commercial field, Sony has managed to get another temporary exclusive for Playstation 5 just as it has done recently with other games, which will undoubtedly give something to talk about in the traditional war of exclusivities. Likewise, it will be interesting to know which platforms will welcome the debut of Silent Hill F Y Silent Hill Townfallof which more details will be revealed soon.