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Silent Hill Downpour: Anne's Story #1 Preview

2014.08.29

Preview of the first issue of the comic Silent Hill Downpour: Anne's Story which hits the stores next week.

Source: Bloody Disgusting

Figma Pyramid Head pre-orders

2014.08.28

Good Smile Company has today officially announced the Red Pyramid Thing figma produced by FREEing and Max Factory at their website. This highly articulated ABS/PVC figure is based on the monster from Silent Hill 2. Pyramid Head can apply various poses and features two weapons: Great Knife and Great Spear. The figure is 20 cm high. This figma is more accessible than statues by Gecco: AmiAmi has already started taking pre-orders at the price of 3,800 yen (~$37). Good Smile Company is offering the figma for 4,800 yen (~$46) (you can make your pre-order until September 24). Both stores can ship to various countries across the world. In any case you'll have to wait quite a bit as the shipping won't start until the end of April 2015. Bear in mind, final product may look differently.

Source: Good Smile Company

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Hideo Kojima on first person view and open world

2014.08.16

WhatIfGaming editor was lucky to run into Kojima at Gamescom and ask him a couple of questions concerning new Silent Hill.

WhatIfGaming: I can't believe you're going to actually make it with Norman! I just have to ask with that aside, is the game going to be first person or was that entirely unrelated from the demo?

Hideo Kojima: Not sure yet. Development is cycling between either allowing players to choose to play the whole game in first person or third person, or keeping it fixed third person and having some areas be first person only. Either way we want to do something with first person. The game will not be out more than likely until 2016, lots of time left.

WhatIfGaming: Will the title be open-world or will it be linear?

Hideo Kojima: All I can say is Fox Engine is meant for open world. I cannot discuss more on the game design itself in detail yet.

Source: WhatIfGaming

Silent Hills by Hideo Kojima

2014.08.12

It has been finally announced! Today before Gamescom, Sony has released a short video presenting the world's first interactive teaser of a mysterious project P.T. by a (likely fictitious) developer 7780s Studio. Those, who have downloaded and finished the demo, were surprised to see the announcement of a new game called Silent Hills developed by Metal Gear creator Hideo Kojima and director Guillermo del Toro starring The Walking Dead's Norman Reedus.

The playable teaser for PS4 is available now in PSN.

Update: Later Kojima-san revealed that P.T. in fact means "Playable Teaser". He also said that 7780s is a hint to "Silent Hills". Japanese prefecture Shizuoka can be literally translated as "Silent Hill" ("silent" is "shizuka" and "hill" is "oka"). The area of the prefecture is 7780 km².

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Silent Hill: Alchemilla Mod screenshots

2014.07.30

We've got some new screenshots from Silent Hill: Alchemilla Mod. Due to the absence of certain specialists the developers have decided to complete the project as a puzzle-oriented adventure game without monsters. The estimated walkthrough time is 8 hours. Release date is yet to be announced.

Source: Alchemilla Mod

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Silent Hill steelbook for UK

2014.06.24

This autumn the UK is getting a new Blu-Ray release of the first Silent Hill movie in a steelbook case. Release is set for September 29. You can already preorder this edition for £20 at Zavii.com – free UK Delivery on all orders.

Source: Silent Hill Paradise

Akira Yamaoka concert at Expo TNT 27

2014.05.12
Akira Yamaoka, Mary Elizabeth McGlynn & the White Noiz band at Expo TNT 27 in Mexico City, May 3. Watch in HD:

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