Silent Hill is being remade in Unreal Engine 5 by followers
First reported by Eurogamer, a gaggle of Silent Hill followers have taken it upon themselves to remake the complete recreation in Unreal Engine 5. So far, it seems that the staff is off to a really promising begin.
Not so way back, particulars of a Silent Hill 2 remake had been leaked and rumours surrounding the title grew to become rampant. When not-E3 rolled round, nonetheless, many a Silent Hill fan had been left dissatisfied to see that the sport wasn’t talked about, myself included. Rumours might simply be rumours, or this may very well be one thing we’ll see within the distant future, solely time will inform.
In the meantime, a gaggle of followers often known as Codeless Games are at present making an attempt to remake the whole thing of the unique 1999 Silent Hill recreation in Unreal Engine 5. Most not too long ago, the group gave us a take a look at what they have been engaged on and requested for suggestions from fellow Silent Hill followers and fans.
In the ten minute lengthy gameplay video, James roams arounds Midwich Elementary School. This space is without doubt one of the staff’s favorite locations within the title, and that most likely rings true for a lot of Silent Hill followers, too. The gameplay itself seems to be sensible, and seeing the atmosphere in such a excessive decision positively awoke some nostalgic emotions for me.
The common consensus amongst commenters on the video is that the gameplay seems to be incredible, however issues are far too shiny for Silent Hill. The horror title is famend for its foggy world and darkish corridors, with ambiance maybe being Silent Hill’s most vital and well-known function.
The ambiance is but to be nailed on this Unreal Engine 5 remake, and is one component that many concern a remake would wrestle to get proper, however the staff behind Codeless Games might very properly get there. They are clearly devoted to the trigger, and I can not wait to see the complete factor.
What are your ideas on the gameplay to date? This is not all for horror recreation information, both. Rumours proceed to drift round the opportunity of a brand new horror recreation from Hideo Kojima, and a brand new Layers of Fear instalment has been unveiled too.