A remake of the seminal survival horror game alone in the Dark will be released October 25, publisher THQ Nordic announced Thursday, actor Jodie Comer (murder eve, free boy) and David Harbor (stranger things, black mother) will appear as the dual protagonists of the game.
a playable preview of the new alone in the Dark currently available. THQ Nordic and developer Peace Interactive released a prologue for the game on Thursday for PlayStation 5, Windows PC (via Steam), and Xbox Series X. In the prologue, players take on the role of a young girl named Grace Saunders as she tries to send a letter. There is no combat in the prologue; The developers said during a livestream on Thursday that the demo doesn’t offer a glimpse of the new gunplay, but the atmosphere and mood. alone in the Dark,
When the full game launches this October, players will choose between Comer’s Emily Hartwood and Harbor private investigator Edward Carnaby as they attempt to uncover the secrets of the Haunted Mansion – a remote, countryside hospital known as Dersyto Manor. – and Emily’s missing uncle, Jeremy Hartwood.
Depending on which protagonist you play as, other characters in the game will react differently to you, and players will see different elements of the story as either Emily or Edward. Players will find clues, solve puzzles, and engage in “intense and tough” combat. “You’re going to need to use every bullet you can find,” said Mikael Hedberg, writer and game director on the new game. alone in the Dark, In true survival horror fashion, players will need to fight with melee weapons or throwable items when they run out of ammo.
As for the game’s puzzles, it looks like the developers will let players choose how difficult they’ll be. “Depending on how much you feel like a detective yourself, you can choose how much you want the game to help you find clues and where to go next,” Hedberg said.
New alone in the Dark was announced last August. The remake is an update of the 1992 original, with a story by Hedberg, whose writing credits include Frictional Games. Mon And amnesia dark descent, The remake will feature characters, locations, and thematic elements from the first three games in the Alone in the Dark series.
alone in the Dark Will be released for PS5, Windows PC and Xbox Series X. Check out some of the new images from the game in the gallery below.