Upcoming Survival Horror Games in 2017-18, PC, Xbox One, PS4

The ShatteringThe Shattering game

Release Date: 2018

Available for: PC, Windows, Potentially:,

The Shattering is a psychological horror game from the Lords of the Fallen devs.The game relies on convincing us that a world filled with emptiness scares us more than a world shrouded in darkness. The game is played through a first person perspective. The Shattering's main focus is exploring one's surroundings and finding out ways to progress to the next room.

ScornScorn game

Release Date: Was due to be released February 2017 but as yet no news

Available for: PC, Windows, Potentially:,

Scorn is an atmospheric first-person horror adventure game set in a nightmarish universe of odd forms and sombre tapestry.

Scorn is designed around the idea of "being thrown into the world". Isolated and lost inside this dream-like world, you will explore different interconnected regions in a non-linear fashion. The unsettling environment in Scorn is a character itself.

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VisageVisage game

Release Date: Spring 2017

Available for: PC, Mac, Potentially:,

The game will be set inside a huge house in which terrible things have happened. You’ll wander through the gloomy corridors, explore every dead room, and get lost in endless mazes, your head filling with memories of the dead families that once lived in this very home. This twisted environment, void of any life other than yours, will take you to places you couldn't even bear imagining.

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The Hum AbductionsThe Hum Abductions game

Release Date: Spring 2017

Available for: PC, Mac, Potentially: PS4,

The Hum: Abductions is a first person horror game. An immersive and frightening story driven game, Abductions serves as a prequel for The Hum Game, The Alien Invasion Simulator. In Abductions, you play the role of Holly Sanders, a mother and wife, who is living hard days since her husband’s mysterious vanishing, months ago. Lonely and disturbed, with her little son Dan as only company, Holly will uncover the past and present events of the Sanders family, while facing a terrifying approaching revelation.

As of January 2017 we are still awaiting a release date for The Hum Abductions. Please view the early released trailer to get the feel of what is to come in the game!

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Allison RoadAllison Road game

Release Date: To Be Announced

Available for: PC, Mac, Potentially: PS4, Xbox One

In Allison Road you will take on the role of the unnamed protagonist, who wakes up one day without any recollection of prior events. Over the course of five nights it is your objective to uncover the whereabouts of your family, unravel the mysteries of the house, and face off against Lily and other dark entities that are nested deep within its walls, while the clock is relentlessly ticking towards 3:00am.

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TetherTether game

Release Date: 01.09.2017

Available for: PC, Windows

You play as Lesleigh Hayes - a Biological Research Assistant for the UEF - on her first deep space voyage to Mars. Once aboard the Sonne, Lesleigh's thoughts turn to her children as she re-lives some of their final conversations before leaving. As catastrophic events unfold on the UEF Sonne, Lesleigh is forced to survive the psychological horrors of isolation in deep space.

Can she live with the consequences of her choices? How will these affect her children? Is this how motherhood should be?

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Days GoneDays Gone game

Release Date: Still to be Announced

Available for: PS4

Take on the role of former outlaw biker Deacon St. John: a drifter, a bounty hunter, a wandering vestige of humanity. In a world devastated by a global pandemic St. John eschews the ‘safe’ wilderness encampments set up by mankind’s last survivors and takes his chances on the broken roads.

Set against the scarred, volcanic backdrop of the Pacific Northwest, Days Gone invites you to explore a world ravaged by degenerate human monsters known only as Freakers. Fight your way across the desolate landscape in search of supply, resources and, above all else, a reason to go on.

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ObserverObserver game

Release Date: Sometime 2017

Available for: PC Download, Windows,

Observer has the same feel as Layers of Fear but Observer is set in a cyberpunk world, a dirty digitised future. In a gameplay video aired at E3, a male player character explores a setting while talking to an AI voice, and the surreal world glitches around him, things inexplicably happening.

The character stumbles upon a woman plugged into a machine. He approaches her and appears to plug himself in. Strange - but intriguing.

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System ShockSystem Shock game

Release Date: Early 2018

Available for: PC Download, Windows,

After two decades, Nightdive Studios is rebooting and re-imagining the original System Shock. We will keep the new game true to the classic experience, keeping all the things you loved while giving today's gamers the modern look and feel expected from a great game.

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Dead Island 2Dead Island 2 game

Release Date: TBA

Available for: PC Download, Windows, Xbox One, PS4

Set just a few months after the events of the first Dead Island games, this main story sequel (hence the 2 in the title, unlike the 3 other spinoffs before it), delves straight into the next chapter of the sci-fi zombie survival action game. While little is known of the details behind this installment, there are a few major plot points that have been revealed: the first one is the fact that the game is no longer set in an island but is now going to be in a quarantined California. The second key factor in the game is that unlike other zombie-infested cities, the world of Dead Island 2 is also populated by living people in the infested city who consider their current situation as something akin to a second chance.

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Overkill's The Walking Dead

Release Date: Release moved to 2018

Available for: PC, PS4, Xbox One

Overkill's The Walking Dead is a co-op first person shooter with elements of action, role-playing, survival horror and stealth, that invites players to explore the hugely popular The Walking Dead universe, where they will play the role of survivors fending for themselves in a post-apocalyptic world dominated by flesh-eating walkers. In 2016 Washington will fall – what will you do?

Silent HillsSilent Hills game

Release Date: Looks like this is cancelled

Available for: PS4

Since the original game came out, the Silent Hill series has been at the forefront of the survival horror genre. Be it the feeling of isolation, its myriad of hellish creatures or the eerie soundtrack that haunts you well after you've turned the console off, the franchise is effective at delivering just the right amount of horror to keep you up at night. If you've been thoroughly terrified with its past iterations, then just think of the amount of paranoia the upcoming Silent Hills will induce once it comes out for the Playstation 4.

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Left 4 Dead 3Left 4 Dead 3 game

Release Date: Still no news on a release date

Available for: PC Download, Windows, Xbox One, PS4

Currently there is no official news from Valve regarding the development of Left 4 Dead 3 but a former member of their development team has claimed to have seen the game being developed.

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Resident Evil 2 HD Remake Resident Evil 2 Remake game

Potential Release Date: 2017 or later. Beta Version available Jan/Feb 2017 (to be confirmed)

Available for: PC, PS4, Xbox One (to be confirmed)

A video announcing the Resident Evil 2 HD remake was published by Capcom and the game's being headed up by Yoshiaki Hirabayashi, producer of the highly successful Resident Evil HD Remaster released in January 2015, and Capcom R&D Division 1.

Annoucement Video