E3 is right around the corner, but some companies aren’t waiting around to show off the goods. The first trailer and gameplay demo for a brand new game from Hitman, Tomb Raider, and Deus Ex publisher Square Enix has been released, titled Murdered: Soul Suspect.
In the game, you play as a detective who has been killed and needs to use his new supernatural abilities to find out who murdered him. With games like Dishonored and the upcoming Beyond: Two Souls, it’s become clear that supernatural abilities are so in right now.
Continue on below now to read a better description of the game, and to watch the first cinematic trailer and gameplay demo for Murdered: Soul Suspect.
MURDERED: SOUL SUSPECT sees players take the role of Ronan O’Connor, a detective with a checkered past, whose life is brought to an untimely end by a brutal and relentless killer. Unable to move on and stuck in the limbo world of Dusk, he won’t find peace until he can bring his killer to justice from the afterlife.
Using his new-found supernatural abilities, Ronan is free to explore the town of Salem, Massachusetts, from his shadowy afterlife. Unable to communicate with the detectives on his case, Ronan must read the minds of the living, influencing their thoughts and actions. As part of his investigation, he must interrogate the ghosts of Salem’s past citizens to piece together the puzzle, while battling demonic spirits to save his soul and uncover the shocking truth about who is responsible for his death.