On my own within the Darkish, the seminal survivor horror sport from 1992, is being reimagined and remade, writer THQ Nordic introduced Friday. The brand new On my own within the Darkish will ship avid gamers again to Nineteen Twenties New Orleans and the unique sport’s Derceto Manor, the place Lovecraftian horrors watch for.
Creating the brand new On my own within the Darkish is Swedish studio Items Interactive (Magicka 2, Titan Quest: Atlantis), however the extra recognizable title concerned within the mission, for horror sport fanatics anyway, is Mikael Hedberg, whose writing credit come with Frictional Video games’ Soma and Amnesia: The Darkish Descent. Hedberg’s tale is alleged to be an unique one who incorporate’s characters, puts, and thematic parts from the primary 3 video games within the On my own within the Darkish sequence.
Authentic protagonists Edward Carnby or Emily Hartwood go back as playable characters, and each will enjoy their very own viewpoint at the tale. Consistent with THQ Nordic’s reliable description of On my own within the Darkish, Emily embarks on a seek for her lacking uncle and enlists the assistance of Edward, a non-public investigator. Their adventure leads them to Derceto, a “house for the mentally fatigued,” in addition to atypical citizens, “portals to nightmarish worlds,” and fatal monsters.
To deliver the ones monsters to existence, THQ Nordic has tapped artist Man Davis, comedian e-book artist and creature dressmaker who has regularly collaborated with Guillermo del Toro.
THQ Nordic and Items Interactive promise suspenseful exploration, intense battle, and difficult puzzles will all issue into On my own within the Darkish’s general package deal. The sport has been in building since 2019, THQ Nordic says, and it’s coming at an unspecified date to PlayStation 5, Home windows PC, and Xbox Sequence X.
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