Watching the trailer for Outlast, from Red Barrels Games, all I could think about was one of those first amazing horror games from the 90’s. You know the ones, like Phantasmagoria. A game that you kept playing, though you were scared out of your mind and probably weren’t going to fall asleep after. Though the trailer is only 4 minutes long, I found myself enthralled as to what was going to happen next. The colors and sounds are extremely realistic, as is the sense of urgency and horror. Check it out for yourself!

Press Release: Founded in Montreal by industry veterans from some of the biggest game franchises in history, including Prince of Persia, Assassin’s Creed, Splinter Cell, and Uncharted, 
Red Barrels is an independent game studio focused on creating unforgettable single-player games.

Outlast is their first title, a true survival horror experience which aims to show that the most terrifying monsters of all come from the human

Outlast will be coming to PC digital download in 2013.