DROWNING IN FEAR Fatal Frame is not a series that I’m overly familiar with. In fact, other than a brief mention from a friend about seven years ago about how “scary” the PlayStation 2 entries were, I hadn’t even heard of them. All that changed recently when I finally tried it out for myself.
A few months ago, Tomonobu Itagaki said that Fatal Frame V could come to the West. In today’s Nintendo Direct it has been revealed that Fatal Frame for the Wii U is indeed coming to the West.
Yesterday, Tomonobu Itagaki, who is best known for the Dead or Alive and the modern Ninja Gaiden series, hinted that the Wii U exclusive Fatal Frame V, or Fatal Frame: Oracle of the Sodden Raven as it’s known in Japan, could come to North America.
Fatal Frame V or (Zero: Tsukihami no Kamen as it is known in Japan ) is set to launch on September 27th. As of now, the fifth entry of the survival horror title has no plans to release in other countries.
Koei Tecmo and Nintendo have released a trailer for a new chapter in the Fatal Frame series. The game is titled Zero: Nuregarasu no Miko in Japan, which translates to Fatal Frame: The Black Haired Shrine Maiden.
While recent horror games mostly fit into the first-person, hide-n’-seek mold, some gamers yearn for the good ol’ days of third-person survival horror. Invader Studios aims to cater to that crowd with its upcoming title, Daymare: 1998. I sought more info about this promising game, and Michele Giannone of Invader Studios was kind enough to … Continue reading An Interview with Invader Studios, Developer of Daymare: 1998
For some of us, Halloween is a sacred holiday. Rather than dressing up as our favorite superheroes and dashing to the hottest party, we may partake in a more subtle celebration. After turning out the lights, powering off our phones, and settling in for a night o’ scares, we cozy up with some great horror … Continue reading 10 Horror Games to Play on Halloween
The video game industry owes a lot to Nintendo. People often point out how the former toy company single-handedly brought this entertainment medium back after the horrific crash, and went on to innovate and reinvigorate in a new generation of their own making — but that was then. Nowadays Nintendo is too hung up on … Continue reading 7 EXCLUSIVE GAMES NINTENDO DIDN’T DESERVE
Well, boys and girls, that blessed time is upon us: holiday season, when the year’s biggest and most-anticipated video games finally hit us one-after-another until our wallets cry out for mercy. Many of us will excitedly buy these for ourselves, for a friend or possibly receive them as gifts in turn. No matter the method, … Continue reading MISSING THE HYPE TRAIN – COPING WITH A SUDDEN LOSS OF NEW RELEASE HYPE
In light of the recent news indicating that the PS4 is able to natively emulate PS2 games with trophy support, we here at Middle of Nowhere Gaming thought we should share what games our staff members wanted most.