No Korn in Silent Hill : Downpour sign now

Most Silent Hill fans are extremely sad to see that it has been decided to use Korn to make their theme song in the upcoming Silent Hill : Downpour.

There is many reasons for this, a nu metal band simply does not belong in silent hill and especially not one that deals with teenage angst themes, that is not what silent hill is or will ever be and a nu metal band that was cool in the late 90's and early 00's will do no good for silent hill as a game.

Neither will it do much good for the games reputation, we have already seen gaming journalists with headlines like "Barf! Korn to do Silent Hill: Downpour's theme song", some people say bad press is better than no press but do we really want the silent hill franchise to be known as the game people make fun of or the deep and amazing experience we usually know it for? Korn has never done anything that is remotely fitting for the silent hill atmosphere and represents everything that Silent Hill isn't.

We don't know if it's Vatra who has made this decision or if it's Konami pushing it on them but it's sad and shows a complete lack of respect for the fans and we hope that Konami will very unlikely cancel this deal they made with Korn or at the very least show our disapproval with this. We hope that Silent Hill Downpour is a quality title but the news of Korn as the main theme makers makes us believe that Konami don't understand silent hill or its fanbase one bit, the silent hill fanbase is very dedicated and don't take news like this very lightly, reading silent hill forums and facebook pages shows a collective depression among fans.

Please Konami, show some respect for silent hill and the fans and don't have Korn do the main theme for Silent Hill : Downpour.

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  • 18 February 20161000. Carter L
    please oh for the love of god do not let Korn ever put any of their songs in this wonderful series. it should be considered rape. if you can Konami, please send out the Yakuza to kill them. Country United States
  • 15 February 2016999. Connor Ortl
    I remember when this series was special. THE GOOD OL DAYS! Country Canada
  • 12 February 2016998. Aquiles B
    Es indignante que una obra de arte como lo es el concepto "Silent Hill" se vaya degradando cada vez por vender mбs copias. Vean lo que paso con "Resident Evil" y aprendan de esa experiencia ajena. Country Mexico
  • 12 February 2016997. Kale H
    Korn is a great band which I listened to when I was about 16 years old. Now I'm 24 and I find Korn's music pretty childish. When I first saw the trailer with the Korn music I was pretty shocked. The song is ok but it doesn't fit with Silent Hill. I'm sure
  • 11 February 2016996. Jesse Wp
    AMEN! Country United States
  • 10 February 2016995. Lex Randall
    Don't ruin this game by doing silly things like this!! Country England
  • 09 February 2016994. Suzy F
    I support this petition
  • 09 February 2016993. Crystal Mitchell
    I support this petition
  • 09 February 2016992. Stephanie Mcguire
    I support this petition
  • 08 February 2016991. Jiri S
    I support this petition
  • 08 February 2016990. Nikki R
    D: This is just soul-crushing. Make it stop! Country United States
  • 06 February 2016989. N Coleman
    N Country N
  • 03 February 2016988. Tyler D
    I support this petition
  • 28 January 2016987. S K
    I support this petition
  • 28 January 2016986. Elizabeth B
    My faith in the series was already decreased when Akira Yamaoka resigned but now with the addition of Korn, I don't even know if I'll buy the game. Country USA
  • 27 January 2016985. Sam C
    It's a disgrace that this has even been concidered. Please do not let this happen... Country UK
  • 25 January 2016984. Logan M
    Korn???! Over Akira Yamaoka? I feel betrayed by Konami's recent decisions. I've been a fan of Silent Hill since the first game for Playstation 1. This series was beautiful and something completely unlike anything else. This series has touched many lives a
  • 24 January 2016983. Gustavo Mccarthy
    I want that Akira Yamaoka return tu Konami & SH Series, no Korn in SH Downpour Country Mexico
  • 22 January 2016982. Randall P
    I support this petition
  • 19 January 2016981. Martin House
    ese tema del orto le saca toda la sensacion de suspenso. Country Argentina
  • 19 January 2016980. J M
    Bringining in a licensed band to try & attract more attention to the game is a ridiculous idea. It's a waste of money and it's irritating a huge portion of the fanbase. Country USA
  • 17 January 2016979. Pete Orozco
    Music = atmosphere in these games Country USA
  • 15 January 2016978. Jana C
    there is a reason that we all are fans of the old sh games. prove that you can do it THE RIGHT WAY even without yamaoka... Country Germany
  • 15 January 2016977. Elliot B
    Please! WE DONT WANT! Korn in Silent Hill OST. Whats going on Konami!! We want to Mary Elizabeth McGlynn in OSTs at last. Country Mexico
  • 13 January 2016976. Andrea G
    I support this petition
  • 11 January 2016975. Phillip Alexanderm
    Just have Daniel Licht do the main theme. Country United States
  • 10 January 2016974. Leonardo Danielneriag
    No queremos Korn en SIlent Hill Country Mexico

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Konami and Vatra Games


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