The Evil Within Delayed to October, New Reactions Trailer and Gameplay Preview Revealed

on May 27, 2014 10:38 AM

Today a proverbial bombshell was dropped concerning the highly anticipated survival-horror game The Evil Within — the title will be be delayed until October 21st in North America, in Australia until October 23rd and until October 24th throughout Europe.

Meanwhile, new information on pre-order incentives, a new reactions trailer and a gameplay preview have been released. For those that pre-order the title, they will receive The Fighting Chance Pack which includes:

  • Medical Kit – A vital health enhancement to enable Sebastian to fight on.
  • Green Gel – Used to upgrade Sebastian’s attributes.
  • Double Barrel Shotgun and Three Shells – A larger and more formidable shotgun than the regular shotgun, it’s useful for tight situations with multiple encroaching enemies.
  • An Incendiary Agony Bolt – Capable of showering nearby enemies with damaging fire sparks.
  • A Poison Agony Bolt – Will draw enemies towards it and poison them, allowing Sebastian time for a quick escape.

The official trailer can be viewed below, with the gameplay video below that (the latter courtesy of Youtuber outsidexbox). You can also check out our PAX East 2014 preview of The Evil Within.

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