In an exciting revival for horror gaming enthusiasts, Konami is set to reintroduce its iconic Silent Hill series with “Silent Hill: Ascension” at the end of this month. This interactive streaming game promises to deliver a uniquely immersive experience, allowing players to influence the narrative by voting on crucial decisions.
Keeping fans in suspense, both Konami and Genvid, the developer behind the project, have remained tight-lipped about the game’s details until now. However, eager gamers can pre-register for “Silent Hill: Ascension” on the Google Play Store, indicating that the horror fest will commence on the 31st of October.
The standout feature of this game is the inclusion of “daily live story scenes” that evolve based on viewers’ collective choices. If you happen to miss a day, fret not, as there will be a catch-up option available on demand. The Google Play Store description provides a glimpse of what to expect:
“The series follows multiple main characters from locations around the world tormented by new and terrifying Silent Hill monsters. Lurking in the shadows, these monsters threaten to consume people, their children, and entire towns as they’re drawn into the darkness by both recent murders and long-suppressed guilt and fears. Join this immersive journey as your decisions shape the story, leading to gripping moments of redemption, suffering, or damnation.”
Genvid, the mastermind behind this innovative concept, previously dabbled in interactive streaming with “Last Mile” in The Walking Dead universe. Earlier this year, they announced their involvement in an interactive streaming series for the popular franchise Borderlands.
Konami’s return to the Silent Hill franchise, after a decade of silence, was announced last year, sending ripples of excitement throughout the gaming community. Alongside “Silent Hill: Ascension,” fans can look forward to the Silent Hill 2 remake by Bloober Team, as well as other forthcoming titles, such as “Silent Hill Townfall” and “Silent Hill F.”
The eerie journey into “Silent Hill: Ascension” begins on the 31st of October at 9 pm ET/6 pm PT, or for night owls, at 2 am on the 1st of November. The question now looms – will you dare to step into this nightmare?