Konami Approved, Then Canceled Metal Gear Fan Remake, Devs Say

Back in May, a bunch of Metal Gear-loving modders thought they'd achieved the impossible: according to a team member, they'd gotten permission from Konami to proceed on an up-rezzed re-make of the original 1987 Metal Gear game. Work was coming along nicely, too, with pro developers on board to help. But, now, the… » 8/18/14 3:00pm 8/18/14 3:00pm

Hate The New Silent Hill 2 Audio Tracks? Turn 'Em Off

We reported late last year that Silent Hill 2 was getting an HD makeover. As a fan of that game, I see myself as a bit of a purist and snob. Honestly, I think it comes with the territory. So I kinda scoffed at the idea of someone re-dubbing the entire game for it's re-release in the Silent Hill HD Collection. "Sure… » 2/10/12 5:00pm 2/10/12 5:00pm

Haunting Half Life 2 Mod Dear Esther To Receive Substantial Overhaul,…

In 2008, Dan Pinchbeck of the University of Portsmouth created an interactive "ghost story" titled Dear Esther using Valve's Source Engine, and its associated Half Life 2 art assets. The game achieved enormous critical success, and established a devoted cult following. Now the title is set to receive a substantial… » 6/02/11 11:40am 6/02/11 11:40am