List of Silent Hill media

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Silent Hill is a survival horror video game franchise created by Team Silent and published by Konami and Konami Digital Entertainment. As well as the main video game series, numerous types of accompanying merchandise have been released.

Video games[edit]

Main series[edit]

Title Details

Original release date(s):[1]
  • JP March 4, 1999
  • NA January 31, 1999
  • EU August 1, 1999
Release years by system:
1999–PlayStation[1]



Original release date(s):[2]

  • NA September 24, 2001
  • JP September 27, 2001
  • EU November 23, 2001
Release years by system:
2001–PlayStation 2[2] and Xbox[3]
2002–Microsoft Windows[4]



Original release date(s):[5]
  • JP July 3, 2003
  • NA August 6, 2003
  • PAL May 23, 2003
Release years by system:
2003–PlayStation 2[5] and Microsoft Windows[6]



Original release date(s):[7]
  • JP June 17, 2004
  • NA September 7, 2004
  • EU September 17, 2004
Release years by system:
2004–PlayStation 2,[7] Xbox,[8] and Microsoft Windows[9]



Original release date(s):[10]
  • JP December 6, 2007
  • NA November 6, 2007
  • EU November 16, 2007
  • AUS December 6, 2007
Release years by system:
2007–PlayStation Portable[10]
2008–PlayStation 2[11]



Original release date(s):[12][13]
  • JP Canceled
  • NA September 30, 2008
  • EU February 27, 2009
  • AUS March 19, 2009
Release years by system:
2008–PlayStation 3,[12] Xbox 360,[13] and Microsoft Windows[14]



Original release date(s):[15][16][17]
  • NA December 8, 2009 (Wii)
  • NA January 19, 2010 (PS2)
  • EU February 26, 2010
  • JP March 25, 2010
  • AUS May 6, 2010
Release years by system:
2009–Wii[15][16][17]
2010-PlayStation 2[18] and PSP[19]



Original release date(s):[20]
JP November 8, 2012 (PS3)
NA 20120313March 13, 2012
EU 20120330March 30, 2012
Release years by system:
2012-PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360[20]


Other video games[edit]

Title Details

2001 – Game Boy Advance
Notes:


The Silent Hill Collection

Original release date(s):[22]
  • EU April 21, 2006
  • JP July 7, 2006
Release years by system:
2006-PlayStation 2
Notes:
  • European release contains Silent Hill 2, Silent Hill 3, and Silent Hill 4: The Room. Japanese release also includes the first Silent Hill.[23]
  • Known in Japan as Silent Hill Complete Set



Original release date(s):
2007
Release years by system:
Notes:

Mobile phone game.



November 2007 – Mobile phone[26]


Silent Hill Orphan 2

September 2008 – Mobile phone
Notes:
  • Sequel to Orphan


Silent Hill: Mobile 3

March 2010 – Mobile phone
Notes:
  • Sequel to Orphan


Silent Hill HD Collection

Original release date(s):[27]
JP March 29, 2012 (PS3)
NA 20120320March 20, 2012
EU 20120316March 16, 2012
Release years by system:
2012-PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360
Notes:

HD compilation of Silent Hill 2 and Silent Hill 3



Original release date(s):
JP 20130214February 14, 2013
NA 20121016October 16, 2012
EU 20121102November 2, 2012
Release years by system:
2012-PlayStation Vita


Printed media[edit]

Title Details
Book of Lost Memories

2003 – guidebook
Notes:
  • Details various aspects of the first three games such as symbolism and ideas behind games or development process


Drawing Block: Silent Hill 3 Program

2003 – artbook
Notes:
  • Added to limited editions of Silent Hill 3 together with Lost Memories DVD and two posters


Lost Memories: The Art and Music of Silent Hill

2003 – DVD
Notes:
  • Divided into seven sections, it contains full soundtracks, trailer collections, artworks, renders and creature galleries from the first three games and additional music videos.



2004–2008 – comic books
Notes:
  • Written by Scott Ciencin with artwork by Ben Templesmith (Dying Inside #1 and 2), Aadi Salman (Dying Inside #3, 4, 5), Shaun Thomas (Paint It Black, Among The Damned) and Nick Stakal (Grinning Man, Dead/Alive #1 to 5) and published by IDW Publishing. An earlier standalone graphic novel from British publisher Com.X was completed in 2000 but never released.



2006 – light novel
Notes:
  • Novelization of the first game by Sadamu Yamashita only released in Japanese


Silent Hill 2: The Novel

2006 – light novel
Notes:
  • Novelization of the second game written by Sadamu Yamashita and illustrated by Masahiro Ito


Silent Hill 3: The Novel

2006 – light novel
Notes:
  • Novelization of the third game written by Sadamu Yamashita and illustrated by Masahiro Ito


Silent Hill: The Novel (film)

2006 – light novel
Notes:
  • Novelization of the 2006 film written by Paula Edgewood also only released in Japanese


Silent Hill: Cage of Cradle

2006 – cellphone manga
Notes:


The Silent Hill Experience

April 6, 2006 – PSP
Notes:
  • Designed as a promotional item for the 2006 film, it contained six comics and twenty songs from the first four games.[28]


Silent Hill: Double Under Dusk

2007 – cellphone manga


Silent Hill: White Hunter

2008 – mini comic book
Notes:

Short 6-page comic packaged with the Japanese Silent Hill: Origins soundtrack


Films[edit]

Title Details

April 2006 – film
Notes:
  • Directed by Christophe Gans and released through TriStar Pictures in the United States, and Pathé in Europe.
  • Although panned by most professional critics, the film was successful among the fans and considered to be financial success, opening at #1 in the U.S. with $20.1 million dollars, on its way to a total of $47 million domestically.[29]



October 26, 2012 – film[30][31]
Notes:
  • Sequel to the 2006 film.[32]


References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Silent Hill 1 for PlayStation". Gamespot. Retrieved 2010-09-16. 
  2. ^ a b "Silent Hill 2 for PlayStation 2". GameSpot. Retrieved 2010-04-23. 
  3. ^ "Silent Hill 2 for Xbox". GameSpot. Retrieved 2010-04-23. 
  4. ^ "Silent Hill 2". GameSpy. Retrieved August 5, 2007. 
  5. ^ a b "Silent Hill 3 for PlayStation 2". Gamespot. Retrieved 2010-09-16. 
  6. ^ "Silent Hill 3 for PC". GameSpot. Retrieved 2010-09-16. 
  7. ^ a b "Silent Hill 4: The Room for PlayStation 2". Gamespot. Retrieved 2010-09-19. 
  8. ^ "Silent Hill 4: The Room for Xbox". Gamespot. Retrieved 2010-09-19. 
  9. ^ "Silent Hill 4: The Room for PC". Gamespot. Retrieved 2010-09-19. 
  10. ^ a b "Silent Hill: Origins, Release Summary". GameSpot. Retrieved 2007-10-26. 
  11. ^ Geddes, Ryan (2008-01-22). "Silent Hill Origins Coming to PS2". IGN. Retrieved 2008-11-24. 
  12. ^ a b "Silent Hill: Homecoming for PlayStation 3". GameSpot. Retrieved 2008-11-25. 
  13. ^ a b "Silent Hill: Homecoming for Xbox 360". GameSpot. Retrieved 2008-11-25. 
  14. ^ "Silent Hill Homecoming Now Available on Steam" (Press release). Steam. 2008-11-06. Retrieved 2008-11-24. 
  15. ^ a b "Silent Hill: Shattered Memories for Wii". Gamespot. Retrieved 2010-09-19. 
  16. ^ a b "IGN: Silent Hill: Shattered Memories". IGN. Retrieved 2010-12-06. 
  17. ^ a b "Silent Hill: Shattered Memories Video Game". GameTrailers. Retrieved 2010-12-06. 
  18. ^ "Silent Hill: Shattered Memories for PlayStation 2". Gamespot. Retrieved 2010-09-19. 
  19. ^ "Silent Hill: Shattered Memories for PSP". GameSpot. Retrieved 2010-09-19. 
  20. ^ a b "Silent Hill: Downpour". Metacritic. CBS Interactive. Retrieved 2011-07-07. 
  21. ^ IGN staff (2001-01-19). "Silent Hill Play Novel". IGN. Retrieved 2010-09-16. 
  22. ^ "The Silent Hill Collection for PS2". GameSpot. Retrieved 2010-06-16. 
  23. ^ http://www.siliconera.com/2006/08/03/a-look-inside-the-silent-hill-complete-set/
  24. ^ "Silent Hill: The Escape for Cell Phones". Gamespot. Retrieved 2010-09-19. 
  25. ^ "Silent Hill and DanceDanceRevolution Now Available on the Apple App Store" (Press release). IGN. January 22, 2009. Retrieved 2010-10-22. 
  26. ^ "Silent Hill: Orphan for Cell Phones". Gamespot. Retrieved 2010-09-19. 
  27. ^ "Silent Hill Collection". IGN. Retrieved 2011-06-19. 
  28. ^ Castro, Juan (2006-01-25). "Silent Hill Experience". IGN. Retrieved 2010-09-16. 
  29. ^ Silent Hill. Box Office Mojo. Retrieved on 2007-06-04.
  30. ^ Miska, Brad (April 18, 2012). "Open Road To Distribute ‘Silent Hill: Revelation 3D’ This Halloween!!!!". Bloody Disgusting. Retrieved April 22, 2012. 
  31. ^ http://www.shocktillyoudrop.com/news/166915-silent-hill-revelation-3d-gets-release-date#.T48Cql4R76M.facebook
  32. ^ Boyes, Emma (December 29, 2006). "Silent Hill 2 movie confirmed". GameSpot UK. Retrieved 2007-11-10.