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The Evil Within Release Date Announced to be August 26 in US

In a recent press release, The Evil Within release date has been announced and the game is scheduled for 26 August, 2014 in North America and 29 August, 2014 in Europe

The horror-filled title is being developed by Resident Evil 4 creator, Shinji Mikami which will be arriving on Xbox 360, Xbox One, Playstation 3, Playstation 4, and PC.

When it comes to the story, it revolves around a detective named Sebastian Castellanos who finds himself stuck in a world in an enigmatic world polluted by fearsome creatures.

The game sticks to the roots of old-school Resident Evil franchise where your best bet is to survive with limited resources and ammo.

The game features a ton of traps and puzzles which will bewilder the players and kill them in an instant. However, these traps can be put to your advantage by turning them against monsters.

In addition to the release date, the game’s official box-art was also unveiled which can be seen above!

Also, make sure to check out our hands-on preview of the game which will provide you with in-depth insights about the game.

The Evil Within will mark the return of Shinji Mikami to a horror genre after a long break. Previously, the man has been known to work on the titles like Devil May Cry, Vanquish, and Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney.