Konami Announces Silent Hill 2 Remake, Silent Hill F, A New Movie, And More

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Konami shared a number of Silent Hill announcements today as part of its Silent Hill transmission presentation, confirming several long-standing rumors, as well as putting others to bed.

Probably the biggest news from the presentation is that the Bloober team, the developer behind The Medium and other horror games, is remaking Silent Hill 2. The game’s trailer features scenes from the iconic game, along with all-new visuals. Silent Hill 2 Remake is coming to PC via Steam and will be a PlayStation 5 console exclusive for at least a year after launch.

Konami followed up with Silent Hill Townfall, a new game from developer No Code, makers of Observations and Stories Untold. The teaser shared for the game reveals little about game details, but the implication is that it will be something different for Silent Hill.

Christoph Gans, director of the original 2006 Silent Hill Movie, returning to make a new Silent Hill film titled return to silent hill, During the presentation Gans appeared to talk about how the adaptation of the film Silent Hill 2 would take place. Filming and casting are still in the works, but the Guns had a handful of concept art to share.

Next, Konami shared some of its planned new Silent Hill merchandise. High-end figurines of characters such as James Sunderland and Mario from Silent Hill 2 were featured, as well as a statue of the comedic, non-canon dog at the end of Silent Hill 2 where James learns that everything that happens to him The thing is being controlled by a dog. Mastermind Dog’s Plush will also be available soon.

Silent Hill Ascension is another new Silent Hill project that has been described as an “interactive video streaming experience” with the tagline, “Face your trauma together.” The multiplayer game features several development partners including Dead by Daylight creators Behavior Interactive as well as director JJ Abrams’ Bad Robot Games. Little was shown or shared about the gameplay, but it appears that it will be a form of narrative-driven multiplayer game.

Finally, the presentation ended with a pre-rendered trailer for a new, mainline Silent Hill game called Silent Hill F. The game’s trailer shows a young woman pulling a pipe along the ground (like Pyramid Head) as she passes through a Japanese city and is eventually consumed with flowers. When the game will be released and what kind of game it will be, it is not clear at the moment.

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