Konami Has Denied Rumors About a Silent Hill Reboot

We wouldn’t go so far as to say the series is dead, but a new game isn’t exactly around the corner, either.

Back in January 2020, we told you that new Silent Hill games were finally coming, and just earlier in March we told you that talks for a new Silent Hill (an spin-off Silent Hills) were underway and might even launch for the next-gen Playstation 5. Now Konami has stepped in an officially dismissed all rumors surrounding the supposed reboot of the Silent Hill series. But, does that mean Silent Hill is officially dead forever?

A new e-mail send to Rely on Horror – the same outlet that reported the rumor that talks for Silent Hill were underway – included a complete dismissal of Silent Hill being in the works.

“We’re aware of all the rumors and reports but can confirm that they are not true. I know it’s not the answer your fans may want to hear. It’s not to say we are completely closing the door on the franchise, just not in the way it is being reported.”

Of course, this doesn’t mean that something isn’t happening, it’s just not likely that it’ll come to PS5 near launch time as previously rumored. As far as we know, the reports from January about Konami “looking to secure a new Silent Hill project” are still very real. A Konami rep even said that the company is “listening to customer feedback and considering ways to provide the next title.”

Unfortunately, the big takeaway here is that Silent Hill isn’t coming anytime soon, but Konami isn’t exactly done with the series altogether. What exactly that means, or when we’ll see the next game will remain a mystery, and I certainly wouldn’t recommend holding your breath waiting for a new game to launch.

In the meantime, you can check out the Whispering Hills Mod for Fallout 4 – it’ll take you as closer to silent hill than you are now.

Jerry Martin
Jerry Martinhttps://www.addictedtoplay.net
Jerry Martin is an avid gamer and prefers to spend his time playing first-person shooters like Call of Duty and Halo. His all-time favorite game is Modern Warfare 2, but Assassin’s creed 3 comes in a close second, and he’s a huge fan of the Legend of Zelda series. He is a co-founder of Addictedtoplay.net and spends as much time coding as he does shooting people online. Jerry prefers playing on his PC, but also owns an Xbox One and PlayStation 4 as he takes pride in being a non-discriminate gamer.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest Guides

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Season 3 – What You Need to Know

Season 2 of Modern Warfare has been running since February 11, and it’s about time for Season 3 to kick off. Well,...

Every Resident Evil 3 Safe Code and Locker Code and Locations

Resident Evil 3 Remake might not be quite as long as Resident Evil 2 was, but there are still a few safes...

Where is Lake Canoe, Camp Cod and Rainbow Rentals in Fortnite?

Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 2 is officially in Week 6, and now we’re on our second batch of Moewscle’s Mischief challenges. For this...

Latest News

Last Oasis Is Online and Stable

Last Oasis is back online after a harsh jump into the Early Access back in March. At the time, the servers started...

Xbox Will Digitally Participate in Gamescom 2020, X020, and even E2 2021

Microsoft’s MVPs just received an e-mail that has suggested all company events, including E3 2020, Gamescom 2020, X020, and probably even E2...

A New Rumor Paints a Whole New Picture of Resident Evil 8

Aesthetic Gamer has been spitting rumors about Resident Evil 8 for the last week now. These rumors have included news that the...