It’s been a remarkable day for the Silent Hill franchise. During the transmission in I live from Silent Hill TransmissionKonami announced that a new film from Silent Hill is officially in development and will reboot the franchise. titled Return to Silent Hill, the film will bring back director Christophe Gans, who directed the first film in the series Silent Hill from 2006.
Return to Silent Hill will be based on the plot of the video game Silent Hill 2. In the game, a man returns to Silent Hill after receiving a mysterious letter from his dead wife that she is waiting for him there. Gans and producer Victor Hadida discussed the development behind the story and shared illustrations from Return to Silent Hill in a new teaser trailer.
“This one is now so many years from the first one that there’s a clear idea from Christophe to make it modern, but also very true to the video game,” Hadida said. “And that is also what it is. We are also respecting the will of the author, producers and Konami in this adaptation. Christophe is really someone who respects the work that has been done, but also has his own vision of it. He nurtures the creative vision of the game authors, but with a different vision of a filmmaker. And both have created, I think, something that has hit the minds of the fans.
Based on the video game of the same name, Silent Hill stars Radha Mitchell as Rose, a mother concerned for the well-being of her adopted daughter Sharon (Jodelle Ferland), who has nightmares about the city of Silent Hill. Desperate for answers, Rose drives to Silent Hill with Sharon, but crashes her car on the way. Waking up from the accident, Sharon is missing, so Rose walks to Silent Hill in search of her daughter. Rose soon learns that the city is full of monsters and evil as she unearths Sharon’s dark past. Directed by Gans, the film grossed over $100 million worldwide and spawned the 2012 sequel. Silent Hill: Revelation.
Return to Silent Hill is in the early stages of development.
A Silent Hill 2 remake was officially announced during Konami’s Silent Hill Transmission show. The game is in development at Bloober Team and will be released for PlayStation 5 and PC.
Developed in Unreal Engine, the game is in the vein of a third-person perspective similar to that of the Resident Evil remakes. 2 and Resident Evil 3. Series veterans Masahiro Ito and Akira Yamaoka are also involved in the project, handling creature design and music, respectively.
The trailer shows the town of Silent Hill and protagonist James Sunderland searching for his wife Mary. James is also seen beating up some enemies in the game, including bubble-headed nurses. The end of the trailer also teases the appearance of Pyramid Head.
Also, the remake is a timed console exclusive to PlayStation 5 for at least 12 months. This continues Sony’s trend of blocking third party games like final fantasy xvi, forspoken Y Ghostwire: Tokyo. No further details about the remake were revealed. Silent Hill 2, such as its release date. However, it has been reported that it will have reworked puzzles and new endings.
During Konami’s Silent Hill Transmission show, the company announced three new Silent Hill games. Silent Hill: townfallSilent Hill: Ascension Y Silent Hill F.
Silent Hill Townfall is being developed by No Code and published by Annapurna Interactive. The studio released a teaser trailer, and while many details, such as a release date or platforms, weren’t revealed, No Code Creative Director Jon McKellan says, “To say that Silent Hill has been an inspiration for No Code would be an understatement. great understatement. Our two previous games, Stories Untold Y notethey played with the same deep psychological horror.
Silent Hill: Ascension is being developed by Genvid Entertainment and is coming sometime in 2023. The game is a live, real-time interactive series where millions of fans watch and make decisions together that will affect how the story, characters, and gameplay unfold. world. Platforms have not yet been revealed for Silent Hill: Ascensionbut users can subscribe to receive updates on the official Web site of the game.
Silent Hill F is the latest new game in the franchise and is being developed by Neobards Entertainment, the same studio behind the multiplayer title Resident Evil Re:Verse. The story is written by Japanese writer Ryukishi07.
This game received the most elaborate trailer by far, and appears to take place in 1960s Japan, showing a girl wandering around in tattered clothes in a mysterious environment filled with greenery. The trailer ends with her body completely taken over by plants and a tear rolling down her face. Afterwards, her face completely peels off, and she has apparently turned into some kind of monster. No release date or platforms were announced for this game.