As Halloween approaches, it’s at all times good to settle in with a comfortable blanket, a heat drink and a terrifying horror sport. (Cue: maniacal laughter.) And fortunately, Supermassive Video games might have simply the blood-soaked ticket. Sure, the developer’s third cinematic anthology scare-’em-up, Home of Ashes, is simply across the nook and the UK-based studio have launched a brand new trailer showcasing the creepy journey in all its grisly glory.
Go forward and feast your eyes on the brand new footage down under:
The most recent video actually emphasises the title’s action-horror set-pieces, whereas additionally spotlighting lots of the army personnel and monstrous creatures that gamers will meet alongside their eerie journey.
For these unaware, the story facilities on a gaggle of 5 troopers who’re trapped underground in a subterranean Mesopotamian temple. As you most likely already guessed, they’re not the one people down there…
Very similar to the corporate’s 2015 PS4 unique Till Daybreak, Home of Ashes will characteristic the studio’s signature branching paths tech, which signifies that characters can completely die at many factors within the sport, selections could have a ‘butterfly impact’-like affect over future occasions and there’ll in the end be a lot of distinctive endings for gamers to unlock as effectively.
In different phrases, it’s rather a lot like a Quantic Dream title, however with extra balls-to-the wall terror, and some much less plot holes. (Kidding, type of.)
The Darkish Footage Anthology: Home of Ashes will launch on Oct. 22 on PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Collection X|S and PC.
For extra info, right here’s the rundown because of a press launch that we obtained at the moment:
Within the shadow of the Zagros mountains a US army unit comes beneath fireplace from Iraqi forces. The ensuing firefight causes an earth tremor the place either side fall into the ruins of a buried Sumerian temple. With all communication severed, our protagonists are trapped and should navigate a option to escape – unaware that one thing historic and evil has woke up within the shadows and is hungry for blood.
Dive into this terrifying underworld the place the destiny of the characters is in your arms, their survival depends upon the alternatives you make the place each choice may set off horrible and ugly penalties. Tackle these life-threatening dilemmas and information our protagonists to security, alone or with mates, this Halloween.
Will Rachel King, Jason Kolchek, Nick Kay, Eric King and Salim Othman survive this dwelling hell? The selection is all yours.