A new gameplay demo has been released for developer Frogwares’ The Sinking City, an upcoming video game inspired by the works of H.P. Lovecraft.
The gameplay demo clocks in at about 12 minutes, and shares a look at navigating the map and working on one of the quests. You can find it below, along with more info on The Sinking City, some previously released trailers, and a developer update video offering a peek at the game’s lighting and weather effects.
â€œWe live on a placid island of ignorance in the midst of black seas of the infinity, and it was not meant that we should voyage far.â€
â€” H.P. Lovecraft, â€œThe Call of Cthulhu and Other Weird Storiesâ€
The Sinking City is a game of investigation and mystery taking place in a fictional open world inspired by the works of H.P. Lovecraft.
The player steps into the shoes of a 1920s private investigator who finds himself in the city of Oakmont Massachusetts, New England. A city suffering from unprecedented floods of clearly supernatural origins. A city trembling on the brink of madness.
Can you survive this beleaguered town and untangle the mysteries responsible for its tragic situation or will you be driven beyond madness yourself?
You can also click right here for another trailer and developer update video if you missed them.
The Sinking City is set to be released on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One on March 21, 2019.
In this commented walkthrough of a new case, Joy, a librarian from Oakmont is asking Charles W. Reed to deal with a stranger who has broken into her apartment.
Welcome to a new series of ‘rapid updates’ on The Sinking City. With this one, we want to bring you up to speed with the changes we continue to implement in the game.
Taking place in the 1920s, The Sinking City is a game of adventure and investigation set in an open world inspired by the works of the famous American horror author H.P. Lovecraft.
It starts with the nick of a razor blade, a small pool of blood forming on the surface of the skin. From there, it only gets weirder, my thoughts are a whirlpool that drags me down, into a world, unlike anything Iâ€™ve ever known. It all starts with the nick of a razorâ€¦
He believed heâ€™d be able to rip loose the veil clouding his lost memories, and bring to light the horrors hiding inside, biding their time to submerge the world. At least, thatâ€™s how he saw thingsâ€¦