It seems that there are several Silent Hill games currently in production. This is according to Christophe Gans, who is the director of the first Silent Hill film and will also direct the upcoming reboot film also. In an interview with MaG-Movie & Game, he revealed crucial details about the games, the teams involved, and the production.
In the interview, which is in French, he goes on to say:
“I know a bit about the [next Silent Hill game]. I work with the Silent Team, the original creators. I work in collaboration with Konami.”
“I’m working with the Silent Team, the original creators at Konami, there are several games in development as we speak, there are several teams on it, with a big line of games, they will revive the franchise, I think they were really impressed of the success of the remakes of Resident Evil that are evidently exceptional games.”
He again adds,
“I’m not working directly on the games but I’m working with Konami but not with Kojima, tho, but with the Silent Team who I met when I filmed the first Silent Hill movie.”
Moreover, when asked about who is developing the games, he replies Konami is. He adds that there are several teams working on the other games as well as Bloober team on the Silent hill 2 remake.
New Silent Hill games: Finally making a return?
Silent Hill is one of the most beloved horror franchises in the gaming community. It has been a long time since there has been a proper game in the series with the last being the P.T demo by Hideo Kojima.
Recently, Silent Hill: The Short Message was rated in Korea. With this, we now understand that there are even more games of the series under production as well. So, it is just a matter of time, before we will hear the announcements from Konami.
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