Yet Another Horror Game Is Getting A Silent Hill Expansion

Silent Hill is getting another DLC crossover event, this time with horror title Dark Deception: Monsters & Mortals.

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In the brief teaser trailer announcing the crossover we hear the innerving sirens before the famous words “in my restless dreams, I see that town – Silent Hill“, taken from the opening moments of Silent Hill 2.

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Dark Deception: Monsters & Mortals is a multiplayer horror game developed by Glowstick Entertainment. It currently has three multiplayer modes.

Maze Escape is a 3 vs.1 mode in which three players must collect shards to summon a portal to escape the maze, while a fourth player controls a monster to kill and stop the three players from escaping.

Shard Mayhem is a free-for-all mode with four players each controlling a monster. The player that collects the most shards before the time runs out wins. If a player kills another player, they can claim their shards.

Finally we have Soul Collection. Four mortal characters must collect shards during waves.  When a wave ends the player with the least shards gets turned into a monster. The last mortal standing at the end of the final wave wins and keeps their soul.

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Looking at all three modes above I’m not sure that the Silent Hill inspired DLC will add any new modes, I imagine it will just add a new monster and mortal protagonist.

Judging from the fact that the teaser trailer seems to quote Silent Hill 2, I think it’s a safe bet that the monster will be Pyramid Head and the mortal will be James Sunderland.

I’m sure fans of Dark Deception: Monsters & Mortals will appreciate this Silent Hill crossover event but it feels like another kick in the teeth from Konami for loyal fans of Silent Hill.

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Since Konami decided to cancel Silent Hills from Hideo Kojima, the best we’ve got from Konami are gambling machines, DLC in Dead by Daylight and now this little-known horror game called Dark Deception: Monsters & Mortals.

Fair play to the developers at Glowstick Entertainment for getting this deal, but seriously Konami, just give your loyal fans a new Silent Hill, please!

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