Red Barrels News


The Outlast 2 demo frightens Steam, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4 starting today

By Daniel Perez, Oct 04, 2016 12:00pm PDT

You better act fast, though. The demo will only be available for just a few weeks.


Outlast 2 release date pushed back to Q1 2017

By Daniel Perez, Aug 01, 2016 11:53am PDT

You'll have a few more months until Outlast 2 turns your hair grey from fright.


New Outlast 2 trailer features clouds, upturned crosses, chanting

By David Craddock, Apr 04, 2016 4:05pm PDT

Play a new teaser for Outlast 2 to send shivers up your spine... and then you can play it backwards and send those shivers right back down.


"I loved Outlast and want to see something substantive about the sequel. This isn't, at least ..."

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Outlast 2 offers a 'twisted journey' into the human mind's dark secrets in fall 2016

By Daniel Perez, Oct 29, 2015 9:11am PDT

Red Barrel Games has announced Outlast 2 is currently in development and will offer a "twisted journey" into the human mind and it's dark secrets.


"This would have been awesome for Halloween. Last year was a blast with friends. I had ..."

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Outlast creeps up on Xbox One today

By Robert Workman, Jun 19, 2014 10:45am PDT

Outlast is creeping its way to a new platform today.


Outlast 'Whistleblower' DLC coming next week

By Steve Watts, May 01, 2014 11:30am PDT

Outlast will get its first downloadable content next week. "Whistleblower" is set to hit PC and PlayStation 4 on May 6 for $8.99.


Outlast 'Whistleblower' DLC in hiding until May 6

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 11, 2014 2:00pm PDT

Outlast's Whistleblower DLC may be a little too scary for the average person. It's so scary that it's going to miss its targeted April release and arrive on May 6.


Outlast gets Whistleblower DLC for PC and PS4 in April

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 26, 2014 5:00pm PST

If the original Outlast tale wasn't terrifying enough, Red Barrels is ready to tell the origins of Mount Massive Asylum with Outlast: Whistleblower, coming in April to PC and PS4.


Outlast enters PS4 in February, will be free for Plus

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 13, 2014 1:30pm PST

Outlast is ready to drum up some scares on PS4 in February and will also be available to PlayStation Plus members for free.


"Damn, that's a pretty cool free game. I watched the playthrough Patrick Klepeck did around ..."

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Outlast's Whistleblower DLC returns to the asylum

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 31, 2013 5:00pm PDT

How did Mount Massive Asylum come to be the way it was during the events of Outlast? You'll soon get to find out in the game's upcoming Whistleblower DLC.


Outlast: your questions answered

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 15, 2013 12:00pm PDT

October is the best time of year for horror games. It also felt like the best time to reach out to Red Barrels, the team behind the breakout horror hit Outlast, and ask a couple of questions, from both the staff and from Chatty.


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Outlast creeping out on September 4

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 24, 2013 9:00am PDT

Scary walk 'em ups are all the rage nowadays, thanks to Amnesia: The Dark Descent and the Slender Man craze. Red Barrels today announced its own entry in the genre, Outlast (which trapping you in a creepy asylum filled with monsters), will arrive for PC on September 4 at $19...


Outlast extended trailer is spooky and stuff

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 31, 2012 4:00pm PDT

Boo! No, it's not a ghost, it's just me surprised that I'm using that joke once again. But boo! In the spooky spirit of the season, Outlast developer Red Barrels has released a frightful four-minute trailer for its survival horror showing the sort of moody mood it's gunning ...


"I'm not a fan of that much camera movement when jumping/climbing (When the camera looks down ..."

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Outlast coming from ex-Assassin's Creed, Prince of Persia devs

By John Keefer, Oct 18, 2012 3:00pm PDT

New indie developer Red Barrels, composed of a team that has worked on such titles as Assassin's Creed, Splinter Cell: Conviction and Prince of Persia, has announced its first game called Outlast for PC.


"That would've been something. Imagine "Outcast" but with better characters and more immersive ..."

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