Resident Evil Creator Working on New, "Pure" Survival Horror Game

Bethesda have announced a collaboration with Shinji Mikami's Tango Gameworks, codenamed "Zwei" while in development. Mikami-san, whose credits from his time at Capcom include Resident Evil, Viewtiful Joe, Devil May Cry, and Ace Attorney, is keen to create what he describes as a pure survival horror title.

“A true ‘survival horror’ game is one in which the player confronts and overcomes fear,” says Shinji Mikami, president and creative director for Tango Gameworks. “I've found my focus and once again I'm striving for pure survival horror. I am being very hands-on in the development of this game to ensure that the quality is there. Rest assured.”

Specific detail, such as when the game might be coming out or on which platforms it will be released, was not provided as a part of this announcement.

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Comments Comments (5)

 
KatalystaKaos
Posted by KatalystaKaos
On Friday 27 Apr 2012 11:36 AM
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KatalystaKaos
Posted by KatalystaKaos
On Friday 27 Apr 2012 11:38 AM
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And double yesssssssssssssssssss to that follow button, gotta lotta love for that addition to the site NZgamer :)
 
 
 
ChatterboxZombie
Posted by ChatterboxZombie
On Friday 27 Apr 2012 11:52 AM
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Well you can't blame them for going action style over the last few years. The market for scary games is tiny, and a lot of people don't buy 'em, if not just for novelty.

I mean the last truly scary game to come out was probably Amnesia. That was decent sales sure, but it was also a $20 indie title...
 
 
 
Posted by ALK3MiST
On Sunday 29 Apr 2012 9:59 AM
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really exciting stuff. the last game that really got me reaching for my brown pants was silent hill 2. look forward to more on this
 
 
 
Posted by Chris Redfield
On Monday 30 Apr 2012 1:41 AM
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Ho sh*t I hope he pulls it off. Been hankering for a proper next gen Survival Horror