Horror Games Are Like Sex 2: The Return of Survival Horror

Resident Evil 4 left a lasting impression on survival horror games, but Resident Evil 5 became an action-fest and the less said about Resident Evil 6 the better. With Hideo Kojima and DelToro’s infamous Silent Hills P.T., and horror games like Outlast selling millions of copies thanks to the YouTube Let’s Play community, Capcom decided to take Resident Evil VII in a bold new(?) direction. Needless to say, horror is on a bit of a rebound.

WildCards: (Not So) Mighty No.9, Brexit, Nintendo NX, and Ghostbusters 2016!

This month’s topics include: The Mighty No. 9 fiasco, Nintendo purportedly using memory cartridges for the NX, Brexit, Telltale’s Game of Thrones game, Allison Road being cancelled, Resident Evil VII’s radically different direction, the new God…

CCS Wildcards: Deadpool Movie + Pokemon Turns 20

It’s been a very quiet February for Cheshire Cat Studios, with very few news-worthy topics for either Wasted Efforts or After Hours recordings. However, just when we thought the news has dried up like post-Valentines Day…

Food for Thought: Villains Done Right

Villains Done Right

Warning: There may be spoilers for some games in this article. However, because many of the games mentioned are old, you may already know what happens in the stories. Games included in this article are Bioshock,…

Amnesia: The Dark Descent by Capcom

From the creators of Resident Evil 6 comes the next chapter in a horror game phenomenon! Whether you want it or not… We’ve made our voices heard regarding our disdain for Capcom’s Resident Evil 6, the…

Horror Is Like Sex: The Decline of Horror Video Games

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LaughingMan, CineMax and B-Mask are joined by their long-time loyal ally and the CCS Video Podcast’s official artist, the Fuboo (Inverted-Mind-Inc), as they analyze the current state of horror video games when compared to years past….

Silent Hill: Revelations Review

Okay, quiz time: remember the last Silent Hill movie by Christophe Gans from 2006? Even though video game movies tend to have a pretty lousy reputation of not being that great, Silent Hill was an admirable attempt to bring the…