Prepare to take your screams to the next level, gamers! Horror legend Greg Nicotero is collabing with Gun Interactive and Sumo Nottingham to drop a next-gen Leatherface in The Texas Chain Saw Massacre universe this October. You got that right: Nicotero Leatherface is about to make some terrifying waves, and you won’t want to miss it.
The Men Behind the Mask: Collab Details
Gun Interactive CEO Wes Keltner and KNB EFX Founder Greg Nicotero spill the deets in a killer video chat. Nicotero, the horror genius behind your fave spooky classics like Creepshow 2 and The Walking Dead, talks about evolving the Leatherface character. He’s not just bringing a new face; he’s bringing a new saw, fresh sounds, and some mind-bending new kills.
Greg Nicotero: A Horror Icon Goes Digital
It’s Nicotero’s first time dipping his toes in the gaming pond, and we couldn’t be more hyped. With a resume that spans the horror hall of fame, from Day of the Dead to the most jaw-dropping moments in The Walking Dead, Nicotero’s stepping into the gaming arena to lay down some horror truth. He’s pushing boundaries and challenging norms, making sure his haunting art sticks with you long after you’ve hit that power button.
What Makes This Collab Bang
Wes Keltner, the head honcho at Gun Interactive, couldn’t be more pumped about this teamwork. According to him, Nicotero’s vast knowledge and experience in practical effects and creature creation made him the perfect partner. “We had a blast working on this, and bringing that vision to life is something both Gun and Sumo are very proud of,” said Keltner.
Price Tag and Availability
Hold your horses and mark your calendars! Nicotero Leatherface is hitting the scene this October at a price point of $15.99.
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre is available to terrify you on Playstation®4, Playstation®5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and PC via Steam and the Microsoft Store. If you’re an Xbox or PC Game Pass user, you’re also in luck.
Stay Tuned for More Scares
Keep those eyes peeled and ears open, because more details on Nicotero Leatherface are coming your way. Time to gear up for some next-level horror gaming, fam!
Platforms: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One