Bethesda Names Shinji Mikami's "The Evil Within"

Posted Fri Apr 19, 2013 at 07:30 AM PDT by
The Evil Within

'Resident Evil' creator's latest survival horror title tracking for 2014.

Bethesda has named "The Evil Within." The survival horror game is being developed at Tango Gameworks, which was founded and is under the direction of Shinji Mikami. The studio was acquired by Bethesda in 2010, the same year that it was founded.

Shin Mikami is the creator of 'Resident Evil' as well a several other game franchises, and his personal involvement in meant to assure that "the quality is there." In announcing "The Evil Within," Mikami stated "We’re incredibly proud to announce The Evil Within. My team and I are committed to creating an exciting new franchise, providing fans the perfect blend of horror and action."

Beyond the teaser trailer and game genre, nothing about the gamepaly has been revealed, but the game is planned for a 2014 release date for the 360, PS3, PC and "next generation consoles."

Source: Polygon

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