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Official “Friday the 13th: The Game” Release Date Finally Announced!

Official "Friday the 13th: The Game" Release Date Finally Announced!

Gun Media just revealed the official release date for the long-awaited “Friday the 13th: The Game”, which has been confirmed via an awesome new video trailer package, and it will be hitting shelves on May 26th, 2017.

Launching on Xbox One, PS4 and Steam as a digital download costing an affordable $40USD, so it won’t much longer before we finally get to play on this brutal game.

While we wait for the carnage and bloodshed to begin, check out the bad-ass trailer below!

Official Game Synopsis:
Jason is unleashed! Take part in the ultimate asymmetrical multiplayer horror game experience! 1 vs. 7 gameplay featuring Jason Voorhees against a group of teen counselors attempting to survive the night.

“Friday the 13th: the Game” features horror legend Kane Hodder performing the motion captured Jason, Tom Savini designing some fresh kills, Harry Manfredini composing the music, and Original Friday the 13th director Sean S. Cunningham producing.

Gun Media and developer Illfonic’s “Friday the 13th: The Game”, initially announced as “Slasher Vol. 1: Summer Camp”, was funded through Kickstarter back in 2015 and was set for release this month. Lucky for those who took part in the campaign at they’ll have early access to beta before the year’s end that will include a code for keys to make it sharable with 4 additional friends.

In addition, according to IGN, the game’s full multiplayer component will become available in early 2017 and include Tommy Jarvis as a playable character. Movie setting Packanack Lodge will also be included in this release as a third playable map. This initial release will be followed by the full Summer 2017 release of the single-player component, including AI Bots.

Players who pre-order the game in digital or physical form will receive the single player component at no additional charge, adds the site.

You can pre-order your copy of the game over at the F13Game.com website.