House of the Dead Scarlet Dawn to be showcased at JAEPO 2018

SEGA will be scheduling a live stream event at the Japan Amusement Expo on February 10th and 11th showcasing their arcade line up in 2018 including House of the Dead Scarlet Dawn. They will be holding a talk event of the latest entry in the series that continues to attract people all over the world with Japanese model Nana Suzuki as a guest. You can watch the live stream here on SEGA of Japan’s YouTube channel with the talk scheduled for Saturday at 10:30 – 11:00 JST (8:15 PM in EST).

[Source: SEGA JAEPO 2018]

House of the Dead Scarlet Dawn announcement, gameplay footage, and fansite updates

Welcome back my AMS friends! Kori-Maru here and I am back in business on updating The Website of the Dead with new information on the recently announced entry to The House of the Dead series, House of the Dead Scarlet Dawn, and providing more informative details on previous titles. Let’s first start by discussing House of the Dead Scarlet Dawn and its gameplay first, then move on towards my plans for this website and the community. Hit the jump for us to get started. Continue reading

Type or DIE! Typing of the Dead: OVERKILL now availble on STEAM for $9.99

After SEGA sent their cryptic messages on social networks and , the company has finally announced that Typing of the Dead OVERKILL will be available on STEAM for $9.99. Fans of the original Typing of the Dead on arcade and SEGA Dreamcast will be pleased with this announcement. This title will definitely educate you with so many swears than a sailor! You can download the game here for $9.99 and 50% off before Halloween ends. For more info and images from the game, hit the jump. Continue reading

The House of the Dead Overkill: The Lost Reels is now available on the App Stores and Google Play

Are you ready to kill some motherf***in’ mutants?

Hitting the App Store and Google Play today for $4.99 is the mobile port of SEGA’s The House of the Dead: Overkill, dubbed “The Lost Reels”. Via the App Store & Google Play description comes a slew of features:
▪ Experience 3 goregasmic worlds full of carnage in Story Mode.
▪ In Papa’s Palace of Pain, Ballistic Trauma, and Naked Terror, you’ll be screaming ‘til your last breath.

▪ Enjoy non-stop shooting action as you blow apart mutants for high-score thrills.
▪ See how long you can hold off the swarms of undead in Survival Mode.

▪ Isaac Washington: a hard-drinking ladies’ man who deals damage in droves.
▪ Agent G: an inexperienced but deadly assassin who keeps a steady hand under pressure.
▪ Varla Guns: the hottest stripper on the Bayou City club scene who enjoys the largest clip.
▪ Candi Stryper: an expert with her hands who knows how to reload.

▪ Obliterate mutants with one of three control mechanisms optimized for your mobile device – Accelerometer, Virtual Pad and Frenzy Tap (unlockable)

▪ Destroy mutants to earn Ka$h, the in-game currency, and upgrade your pistol to something that really blasts through flesh.
▪ Enhance your killing prowess with combo extenders, reload boosters, and other game-changing upgrades.
But that’s not all! The game also features some super sweet bits of SEGA fan service. Want to know the details? Hit the link for our impressions at SEGABits and stay tuned to SEGAbits and The Website of the Dead for our reviews.

Issac’s Back Baby! The House of the Dead Overkill: The Lost Reels heading to IOS & Android phones

At a press event at GDC, Sega revealed House of the Dead Overkill: The Lost Reels, a mobile version of its popular light-gun shooter franchise. The game will maintain the same classic grindhouse horror movie feel as it’s console counterparts with a few new additional changes such as repurposing levels, characters and the ability to tap to shoot. There has been no announcements on the release date so far since the reveal. Hit the jump for images of the game to fill your GOREGASM! Continue reading

Zobio & Zobiko Big Day in Graveyard Gig! Beware Racers! *Video added*

With Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed leaked in certain stores, I thought I’d share some news to all House of the Dead fans who are planning to pick up the game. I am happy to announce that Zobio & Zobiko will not be racers but  will be getting married within Curien’s Mansion and Sonic & friends are invited to the wedding (Sorry AMS agents, there will be no wedding crashing this time around). What to know what’s going down in the house? Click to read more *Spoilers ahead*
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Caravan of the Dead – PlayStation Store Halloween Sale: Get The House of the Dead Bundle & The House of the Dead Overkill Extended Cut on PSN

Sony is having a sale on all of it’s horror themed games on PSN. That includes The House of the Dead. The House of the Dead Bundle is on sale for PSN members for $21.99 and PS+ Members can get their hands on the game for $15.39.

Not only that, The House of the Dead Overkill Extended Cut is also available to download for $20. You can download the full game on PSN. I recommend it if your in for the goregasm this Halloween.

Halloween is the perfect day to play some House of the Dead with your friends. I wouldn’t eat candy while playing the game if I we’re you. :p

Source: Playstation Blogs, HOTD OK:EC Playstaion page

Special Thanks to David Gray & Daniel Brock


More House of the Dead representation on the latest Wreck-It-Ralph Trailer

Walt Disney UK has uploaded a new trailer of the upcoming Disney movie, Wreck-It-Ralph. In the beginning of the trailer, there are tons of arcade cabinets of all types of games including The House of the Dead. It’s great to see The House of the Dead getting a lot of love in this movie along with other Sega franchises like Sonic the Hedgehog & Virtua Cop.

Disney’s Wreck-It-Ralph is set to be released in theaters on Nov 2, 2012. Be sure to check it out!

Source: SEGABits & Walt Disney UK Youtube channel

New Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed Trailer shows off Curien Mansion as a battle track

Sega Europe has uploaded a new video of the upcoming Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed game showing off new characters, tracks & and battle arenas that you will see once the game hits the stores next month. You can see Curien Mansion makes an appearance yet again as a battle arena with a darker look as racers battle each other within the Doctor’s mansion inside and out. If you have an sharp eye, you can see posters of Zobio & Zobiko names on the wall. Speaking of which, will we see these lovely couple tear the tracks up again or sit out of this race?

UPDATE: Here’s at least 1 images from the Wii U version of Curien Mansion featuring Shinobi’s Joe Musashi.


Source: Sega Europe’s Youtube Channel