Konami Announces Five New Silent Hill Projects, including Silent Hill 2 Remake and New Film from Christophe Gans

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Silent Hill is officially back—Konami unveiled five new projects belonging to its long-dormant horror franchise today, including three new games in the form of Silent Hill: Townfall, Silent Hill f, and Silent Hill 2, a remake of the 2001 classic. Silent Hill: Ascension and Return to Silent Hill were also teased, the latter being a new film from Christophe Gans, who directed the original 2006 feature with Sean Bean and Radha Mitchell.

Silent Hill 2

  • Full remake of Team Silent’s 2001 classic
  • Developed by Bloober Team (The Medium, Blair Witch)
  • Coming to PlayStation 5 and Steam
  • New soundtrack by original composer Akira Yamaoka

Silent Hill: Townfall

  • From Annapurna Interactive (Stray) and No Code Studios (Stories Untold, Observation)
  • “Respects the source material, but does something different with it”
  • More will be revealed next year

Silent Hill f

  • Completely new story set in 1960s Japan
  • Developed by Neobards Entertainment
  • Written by Ryukishi07, creator of acclaimed When They Cry visual novels

Return to Silent Hill

  • New Silent Hill movie
  • Christophe Gans returning to write and direct
  • Heavily inspired by Silent Hill 2
  • Will feature a new Pyramid Head design

Silent Hill: Ascension

  • Interactive video streaming experience
  • From Genvid, Bad Robot, Behavior, and DJ2
  • Launches in 2023

The full event, which includes additional announcements such as new statues and bubble heads, can be found below.

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