Friday the 13th Game Release Date Announced

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The long awaited game adaption of the Friday the 13th film franchise has finally got a release date of 26th May 2017.

The game, from Gun Media and Illfonic is initially a multiplayer game only, with a single player campaign to follow later this year.  8 players will compete, 1 in control of the iconic Jason Voorhees and 7 as the Crystal Lake campers who are trying to survive the night.  Friday the 13th game was initially a Kickstarter project, and has the involvment of original Friday the 13th director Sean Cunningham,  horror movie makeup effects legend Tom Savini,  and the original Jason, Kane Hodder starring as Jason.

Needless to say, an 18 age rating is expected!

More details of the game can be found on the Kickstarter page here.


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