Whereas Gamescom 2021 has now formally wrapped, Polish developer Bloober Crew nonetheless managed to smuggle in a model new PS5 launch trailer late final evening to commemorate the discharge of their upcoming psychological horror sport, The Medium.
Feast your eyes on the freshly reduce Gamescom footage of The Medium working on PS5 down under:
For these unaware, The Medium is a Silent Hill-esque atmospheric horror expertise that even boasts the aforementioned Konami sequence’ unique composer, Akira Yamaoka, on music manufacturing duties.
Whereas the title launched on Xbox and PC earlier this yr, the sport is all set to launch subsequent week on PS5 on September 3. The PS5 model will function some distinctive and immersive DualSense assist.
Our very personal Chris Jecks reviewed The Medium on Xbox Sequence X and was very enamoured with the sport, finally awarding it a 4/5, concluding:
The Medium isn’t excellent. Bloober Crew’s most bold concepts aren’t realized to their full potential, nevertheless it’s a step in an thrilling new path. The pacing stumbles within the center, however that’s the place the attractive narrative picks up the slack to drive you thru. The twin-reality mechanic goes nearly far sufficient to maintain its slowest gameplay moments fascinating, and paired with a implausible narrative and exceptionally eerie environment, it’s a simple suggestion for followers of Bloober Crew’s work prior to now and the horror style typically.
For extra data on The Medium, right here’s a rundown courtesy of the sport’s official press launch:
The Medium is a third-person psychological horror sport that options modern dual-reality gameplay. Gamers assume the position of Marianne, a medium gifted with a number of psychic talents, and discover the actual and spirit world each alternatively and concurrently to uncover a darkish thriller masked by disturbing secrets and techniques, sinister spirits, and devious puzzles solely a medium can clear up.
Gamers can head to the PlayStation Retailer to pre-order the sport on the value of $49.99/€49,99/£41.74 with a ten% off low cost for PS Plus members earlier than launch. Gamers who pre-order the sport will obtain the digital Unique Soundtrack (by Akira Yamaoka and Arkadiusz Reikowski) and The Artwork of The Medium (digital artbook).
Bloober Crew and Black Display Data will even publish The Medium Unique Soundtrack on vinyl and CD, with a launch anticipated in October. Pre-orders can be found now for the value of 34,00 €.
The Medium is scheduled to launch on PS5 on September 3, 2021.