Konami Coming Back with Big Projects For Silent Hill

Konami Coming Back with Big Projects For Silent Hill

After more than 2 decades of no Silent Hill games, Konami has started a campaign for promoting a variety of projects to bring back this beloved franchise.

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Konami begins by announcing the remake of what is for many considered the best game in the franchise, SILENT HILL 2, a game that has deep history and themes, is an interesting move that Konami goes for this one instead of the first, but works better because is a self contain experience and improved a lot from the original. This remake is developed by Blooder using Unreal Engine, in collaboration with the original composer Akira Yamaoka, and will be available for PlayStation 5 and Steam.

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However is not the only game in development for Silent Hill, Annapurna Interactive and No Code Studios are developing a brand new game, SILENT HILL: Townfall, for now not much info we have about this game, besides that is inspired by the original title, but will go in a diferent direction for the series.

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Another game coming is SILENT HILL f, a completely new story set in 1960’s Japan featuring a beautiful, yet horrifying world. Written by Ryūkishi07, famed for Japanese visual novels dealing with murder mysteries, psychological and supernatural horror.

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An interesting project coming for 2023 is SILENT HILL: Ascension, a new interactive video streaming experience, developed in collaboration between Konami, Bad Robot, and Genvid, aimed to involve multiple people simultaneously in a narrative experience, where together will decide the fate and choices of the characters in the history.

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And finally, Konami will bring back Silent Hill to the cinemas, with the director and producer of the first Silent Hill movie attached to the project, that first movie was a good attempt to adapt the concept to a different media, and was close to the plot of the games. This new movie promise to retain the feeling of the original movie, but improves in every way, however, is in the early stages of production, no casting or filming is done yet, so is possible will take about 2 years before it hit theaters.

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For years fans have been asking Konami to revive Silent Hill, and they have listened, all these projects are great ways to expand and be fateful to what makes this franchise so beloved by people, so in the coming years we will have Silent Hill content to make everyone happy.


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