Konami has just released the first official screens of Silent Hill Re-Mastered Collection, which will see release this Fall exclusively on the PS3. Currently slated for a September/October release, Silent Hill Re-Mastered Collection will feature Silent Hill 2 and Silent Hill 3 in glorious HD for the first time. Those that played these two horror classics on either the PS2, Xbox or PC know the terror that awaits, however, with each title now in HD, the scares and eery atmosphere will be greatly intensified.
Below, you can find a complete description of each title and listing of new features Konami has added to the collection.
Find the first screens of the Silent Hill Re-Mastered Collection in our media gallery located here.
Silent Hill Re-Mastered Collection combines two classic spine-chilling Silent Hill titles from the past and brings them to the PlayStation 3 for the first time ever. Introducing Silent Hill 2 and Silent Hill 3 with enhancements including true high-definition graphics, this offering gives new fans and old fans the opportunity to experience the early era of Silent Hill as a true genre-defining experience with the added value of two games.
Silent Hill 2 follows the sad story of James Sunderland as he woefully enters the sleepy town by a mysterious letter from his deceased wife. Seeking the chance to see her again beckoned by guilt and remorse, he stumbles upon his these fears manifested through unseen evil and ominous characters leading him to the asylum of another world. The fight against the truth that his wife has died, James must escape the lumbering demon Red Pyramid (a.k.a Pyramid Head) along with his mystified fears that have taken the form of living monsters within the haze that is Silent Hill.
Serving as a sequel to the original Silent Hill game, Silent Hill 3 centers on the forces of the demonic cult that spreads the insanity of the otherworld through Claudia, a cult member attempting to bring Harry Mason’s daughter, Heather, into Silent Hill. With a subplot and themes involving the loss of innocence and childhood, a web of intrigue is spun by Claudia with intentions to birth a new god.
•Experience the two classic Silent Hill titles previously released on PlayStation 2, Silent Hill 2 & Silent Hill 3, that defined the Survival Horror genre in its early inception
•Both titles re-mastered to HD at 720p for improved graphics on PlayStation 3
•Completely updated in-game voiceover directed by series vocalist Mary Elizabeth McGlynn and soundtrack score enhancing the storytelling and ambient music within each re-mastered game
•Full PlayStation Network Trophies support integration