Bethesda Softworks, today announced the planned release of The Evil Within, a survival horror game developed at Tango Gameworks under the direction of renowned game designer and studio head, Shinji Mikami. Best known as the father of the survival horror genre and creator of the Resident Evil series, Mikami is a 20-year veteran of the industry who has developed numerous award-winning titles.
The Evil Within, in development for the Xbox 360, PS3, PC, and next generation consoles, is slated for release in 2014. On Monday, April 22nd additional information about The Evil Within will be revealed in an exclusive feature story at IGN.com.
“We’re incredibly proud to announce The Evil Within,” said Mikami. “My team and I are committed to creating an exciting new franchise, providing fans the perfect blend of horror and action.”
So what do you guys think of the next big game to come from Bethesda and Tango Gameworks? Do you think it could be a true Horrific venture with Mikami at the helm? Let us know with your thoughts on what we know so far in the comments below and be sure to check out the exclusive trailer for the game over at IGN.