Ive been watching a series of lets play videos about silent hill and its put me in the mood to play the games myself. Original games were developed by team silent, and ported to playstation 3 and xbox 360 by hijinx studios. Silent hill hd collection is a 2012 video game compilation of remastered video game ports of silent hill 2 and silent hill 3 developed by hijinx studios for the playstation 3 and xbox 360 consoles. In silent hill, there is a restaurant called konami burger in silent hill 2, a poster has konami on it in silent hill 2, on texxon gas stations lockers. Heather, now a teenager, attempts to unravel the reasons why the cult of silent hill is pursuing her, she encounters a private investigator named douglas cartland. It includes the born from a wish scenario from silent hill 2. Even with the ps3 patch the game runs horribly and they made tons of dumb changes. Silent hill hd collection is a port of silent hill 2 and silent hill 3 to the playstation 3 and xbox 360 with 720p resolution 1280 x 720 at 30 fps, originally developed by team silent, ported by hijinx studios, and published by konami. I heard the ps3 version got a patch but how much of a difference did it make. Well, its now july, so its as ripe a time as ever to patch the ps3 version and bring it. I recently finished silent hill 2 on the collection. This version of the game still runs on modern windows pcs, 32 or 64 bit.
For playstation 3 on the playstation 3, a gamefaqs message board topic titled is silent hill hd collection still bad after the patch. Im trying to decide on what version to get, thank you. The old one seems kind of weird listening to, like the emotional sequences sound unrealistic and outdated. Aside from the pc version this is the best and easiest way to play sh2 over hdmi in hd. The silent hill hd remake isnt the first hd version of these games, that honour falls to the pc versions. Back in july, the silent hill hd facebook page noted that the patch improves framerate, improves voice sync, fixes missing sounds, adds missing. Silent hill 2 enhanced edition mod pack promises the. Silent hill hd collection ps3 patch released, xbox 360 patch canceled 20120809 16. It is even used in some games not published by them. Thus, i figured i might as well make a thread as a guide to it, especially when one considers the fact that konami has completely. Silent hill hd collection gets ps3 patch, xbox patch cancelled sign in to follow this. For more info, head to and like the daily joypad facebook page for a constant news feed at. Silent hill 2 follows widower james sunderland as he journeys through the fogshrouded town of silent hill after receiving a letter from his dead wife.
The series still had some kind of potential and there was still a certain aura around the first three silent hill games, especially the first two sequels. You may have already heard the controversy swirling around this collection and say to yourself i can handle a few bugs. You are back to the town of silent hill as james, a man who lost his wife several years earlier. Silent hill homecoming has ability to go to windowed mode, its just isnt embedded into the the options in main menu, hence only able to change in the configuration file. Silent hill hd collection patch canned for xbox 360. The addition of silent hill 3 is really just a bonus. Silent hill hd collection is a compilation of remastered ports of silent hill 2 and silent hill 3 released for the playstation 3 and xbox 360. Its also based on an earlier incomplete build because konami lost the. Konami is a leading developer and publisher of numerous popular and strongselling toys, trading cards, anime, tokusatsu, slot machines and computer and video games. In the case of silent hill 2, the pc received an improved and updated port in the shape of silent hill 2 directors cut. Unfinished assets, canceled bug patches, unreasonable timelines, and more harmed the development of silent hill hd and helped konami put.
This patch for the pc version of silent hill 2 will fix some sound looping problems while playing the game. Patch keeps telling me to find sh2pc in browser but then crashes i even placed in my silent hill 2 game folder. Konami patches silent hill hd collection for ps3, but kills plans for xbox 360 version. The update fixes a number of problems with the original. Set seventeen years after the events of silent hill in which harry mason defeats the god of the town cult and is given a baby girl to care for, silent hill 3 focuses on heather, a teenage girl who finds herself being drawn into silent hill s alternate reality. Silent hill hd collection gets ps3 patch, xbox patch. The konami code has become quite wellknown among gamers, due to the fact that it unlocks secrets in most of the games published by konami, even in the silent hill series. What really went wrong with the silent hill hd collection rely on. Copy all the files to your silent hill 4 install folder.
The file silent hill 4 wide screen patch is a modification for silent hill 4. Publisher konami said today it no longer plans to update. The original ps2 titles operated with a 30 framesper. The hd remarstered collection offers great value, the graphic looks crisp, and specialy silent hill 2 is looking great considered its age. Silent hill homecoming mod enables 60fps, adds controllable. Gsdx at 4x native resolution with the softwares builtin widescreen patches feature. Silen hill hd collection no patch for 360 microsoft. Contribute to dnssilenthill4widescreenpatch development by creating an account on github. The company was founded in 1969 as a jukebox rental and repair business in osaka, japan, by kagemasa kozuki, the stillcurrent chairman and ceo. Silent hill hd patch hits ps3, canceled for 360 ign. Apr 10, 2012 performance is an area in which the silent hill hd collection has also received plenty of criticism, specifically from playstation 3 owners. How does the current ps3 version compare to the 360 version which was seemingly better at.
This action and adventure game is now abandonware and is set in a horror, survival horror and puzzle elements. Silent hill 3 costumes silent hill memories verified by user. Having silent hill hd collection based on incomplete code that konami had on file was never going to help when it came to the thorny issue of bugs, but apparently the issues that have plagued the ps3 release of the revamped survival horrors silent hill 2 and 3 have now been addressed with a patch. And if i, a silent hill fan, hated playing silent hill 2 and 3 in hd, imagine what a newcomer would think of the games. Silent hill hd collection is finally patched on ps3. So the more broken version of the hd collection came to backwards compat. Konami please, put silent hill downpour and hd collection on pc 8 this game was released 10 years ago. Aug 08, 2012 konami has announced that while a patch was recently released for the playstation 3 version of the silent hill hd collection, it will not hit xbox 360. Jul 08, 2018 steam006 has released a musthave unofficial patch for silent hill homecoming. Silent hill hd collection patch for ps3 playstation nation. When konami released the silent hill hd collection back in march, what should have been a celebration of gaming horror classics, silent hill 2 and silent hill 3, instead produced a collective sigh, as fans mucked through the countless technical issues within these issues were far more pronounced on xbox 360 than playstation 3, and not long ago konami issued a patch attempting to. Silent hill hds bugs get patched for ps3but not for xbox 360. It features an alternate voice dub, as well as playstation network trophies and xbox 360. Psychological aspects such as the gradual disappearance of marys letter were added to the game.
Silent hill 3 hd has framerate issues compared to the 2nd even with patches, but they must happen far into the game as the mall part played fine for me. Experience the horrors of silent hill all over again with this collection of silent hill 2 and 3, rendered in highdefinition for the first time ever. Konamis buggy silent hill hd collection has finally recieved a patch on playstation 3. The silent hill hd collection, a compilation of the highdefinition remastered video game ports of silent hill 2 2001 and silent hill 3 2003, spent more than two years in development. Silent hill hd collection patch canceled on xbox 360.
Dec 29, 2016 silent hill 4 with wide screen support. The silent hill hd collection is still terrible even on the xbox one x. The update fixes a number of problems with the original release, which konami admitted was based on. The silent hill hd collection is still terrible even on the.
Xbox updates has a size limit, and it has to be a small update about this, the same happened with valve and team fortress 2 on the orange box. That means its a little tricky to get it running, and when you do, it looks, well, like a 16year. Silent hill hd collection patched on ps3, xbox update. Performance is an area in which the silent hill hd collection has also received plenty of criticism, specifically from playstation 3 owners. Learn more about differences between both versions. Sh2 hd had some framerate drops and the water section looks kinda iffy, but overall its pretty good.
Unless you are a super fan of silent hill, i wouldnt recommend this collection to anyone. Silent hill 3 pcgamingwiki pcgw bugs, fixes, crashes. Silent hill and other variants such as resident evil and dino crisis with their radio car controls seem to be a. Really weird that konami would give the go ahead for this game to come to the xbox one. The silent hill collection hd patch wont be released for xbox360 and it could be because of one of these motives. I avoided getting silent hill hd collection near release because of the issues it had. Silent hill hd collection xbox 360 patch cancelled neogaf.
They said they were never going to patch it if i remember correctly. Amethystviper on 20200222 the fmvs from this mod exhibits the same errors and replaced voiceovers from the hd collection. Its intended to resolve frame rate and audio synchronization issues, among other things. Silent hill hd collection patch canceled on xbox 360 destructoid. This patch mod finally enables 60fps, adds a controllable field of view, patches. Is silent hill hd collection still bad after the patch. This patch mod finally enables 60fps, adds a controllable field of view, patches hardcoded 720p resolution values. Step to make silent hill 4 with wide screen support. Aug 08, 2012 konami has finally issued a longawaited patch for the playstation 3 version of silent hill hd collection. Konami not patching silent hill hd on xbox 360 because.
Silent hill 4 pc fix by steam006 unofficial patches. Silent hill 2 modern compatibility fix pcgamingwiki community. Silent hill hd collection gets ps3 patch, xbox patch cancelled. The name konami is a conjunction of the names kagemasa kozuki, yoshinobu nakama. Enhanced edition is an ongoing project of enhancement packages that makes the pc version of silent hill 2 compatible with modern hardware and playable in a 16. Konami cancels plans to patch buggy silent hill hd collection on. Play silent hill 2 directors cut on your modern pc.
If things remain the same, i wouldnt be surprised if book of memories is the last silent hill game to be made. Silent hill 2 is one of the best horror games you can play on your pc. This patch will only be available to playstation 3. Xbox 360 silent hill hd collection patch has been canceled. Silent hill hd collection is a 2012 video game compilation of remastered video game ports of. I dont know that i tried every ps2 silent hill game but the ones i tried worked great. The room silent hill 4 wide screen patch game mod download. Silent hill 3 enb mod jan 14 2014 patch 4 comments this is my enb mod for sh3,which greatly improves the visual effects of sh3,making it look like a dx9 game not real dx9, still dx8. Silent hill hd collection patch comparison silent hill 2 youtube.
Jul 11, 2012 konamis buggy silent hill hd collection has finally recieved a patch on playstation 3. Most hd collections games dont look very good compared to sh3 anyway. The silent hill hd collection is still terrible even on. Question does it work for cracked games too cause that was the only way i could find a working copy of it. Aug 24, 2018 silent hill 2 is one of the best horror games you can play on your pc. Imagine the damage this port has done, not just to series veterans, but to. Silent hill hd was worked on by hijinx studios, who had a large majority of their talent being brought up on only mobile handheld games.
Nov 06, 2008 silent hill homecoming silent hill homecoming patch 2. Especially with the silent hill 2,3 and 4 community patches. Aug 28, 2012 so i regularly get contacted through pms or specific threads about how to get the silent hill 2, 3, and 4 running on a pc with widescreen and a less amount bugs. Plans for an xbox 360 title update, to silent hill hd collection, have been cancelled due to technical issues and resources, konami said. Konami cancelled the xbox 360 patch whilst the ps3 version still got it. A patch to address some of the games technical issues, including the frame rate, issues with the fog, and audiosyncing, was released for the ps3. Hopefully they will one day realizes this and change their neglectful ways.
It was released back in march and it was despicably disgraceful. Mar 19, 2012 few games, if any, have matched silent hill 2s achievements, and on its own it would be worth playing silent hill hd collection. Silent hill hd collection has been patched following reports of frankly grotesque problems with the unfinished code. Copy the extracted files to silent hill 4 installation directory. Silent hill hd collection ps3 patch released, xbox 360. Enhanced edition is a collection of unofficial mods which implement widescreen resolution support, add playstation 2 quality audio and fog that were missing from the pc version, improve controller support and much more. Silent hill 2 uses a thirdperson view and gameplay places a greater emphasis on finding items and solving riddles than combat. Hd collection captures done using the xbox 360 release on original hardware. To anyone that wants to jump into silent hill fandom, you may see the silent hill hd collection and think you have found the survival horror oasis in the gaming desert. The bc was problematic at first on hd displays but they managed to fix it months later with software updates. How does the current ps3 version compare to the 360 version which was seemingly better at launch. The hugely criticised hd ports of silent hills 2 and 3 that appeared in the series hd collection will not be patched on the xbox 360, konami. Steam006 has released a musthave unofficial patch for silent hill homecoming. Silent hill hd collection crappy games wiki uncensored.175 354 634 714 1376 256 67 1269 634 1528 970 1123 1612 701 816 62 1572 109 544 8 234 511 1085 255 493 1600 422 1529 820 1327 180 268 31 1572 82 916 903 1464 774 1446 402 1096 265 1271 1371