Panstasz, a one-person recreation studio based mostly in Poland, has revealed World of Horror, a Lovecraftian role-playing recreation popping out for PlayStation 4, Swap, and PC in 2019.
“The Previous Gods are reawakening, clawing their approach again right into a world that’s spiraling right into a mysterious insanity,” Panstasz explains in a press launch despatched to GamesBeat. “In a small, seaside city of Japan, the inhabitants’s sanity is dwindling and otherworldly, grotesque creatures terrorize those that name the place residence. It’s the tip of the world and the one answer is to confront the phobia reigning over the apocalypse.”
We’ve seen a variety of video games set in Japan. We even have loads of Lovecraftian video games. Combining the 2 may make for an attention-grabbing expertise. The RPG will characteristic 5 playable characters with branching storylines. The sport has a retro black-and-white look that stands out from different pixelated retro video games.
Cassandra Khaw, a rising star on the planet of fiction who has expertise writing for RPGs together with her work on the upcoming Wasteland 3, is collaborating with Panstasz for World of Horror’s writing. Ysbryd Video games is the writer, and it’s additionally studio behind different indie releases like Masquerada: Songs and Shadow and Tiik: A Most-Fashionable RPG.
World of Horror can be playable at PAX West, a gaming expo that takes place in Seattle, Washington from August 31 to September 3.