Bloober Team is probably greatest recognized for his or her Layers of Fear psychological horror franchise. After a pair of video games they took a break with the lately launched The Medium, however it appears they’re now planning on returning to the franchise, During Tokyo Game Show, they launched a teaser trailer for a brand new as-yet-untitled challenge within the Layers of Fear franchise coming in 2022, they usually’ll be constructing it in Unreal Engine 5.
(*5*) instructed the story of a painter who was attempting to finish his magnum opus whereas battling the trauma and hallucinations of his previous. Layers of Fear 2 took a different direction as an oblique sequel, this time focusing on a Hollywood actor who’s on the mercy of an evil director taking pictures a film on board an ocean liner. The teaser signifies the franchise will likely be heading again into the topic of an artist and his work, though whether or not it is going to be a direct sequel to the primary game or one other impartial Layers of Fear story stays to be seen. Perhaps it would even bridge the 2? The untitled Layers of Fear game will presumably be making its approach to PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S in 2022.
Bloober Team’s CEO Piotr Babiebo stated:
Layers of Fear was a breakthrough challenge for us—it paved the trail for Bloober Team and started our speedy development, permitting us to discover extra tales we’ve wished to inform. I’m actually glad we’re coming again to this world, wiser and extra skilled. For me, it’s necessary that we make this announcement through the Tokyo Games Show, as for a lot of of us Japan is the cradle of psychological horror video games.
The workforce additionally has two different unannounced AAA tasks within the works, one of which is described as being in manufacturing and the opposite in pre-production. Rumors of the workforce being concerned with the Silent Hill franchise have been shot down by Bloober Team themselves, they usually’ve confirmed that the beforehand leaked Black and Dum Spiro tasks are not in growth. As quickly as we hear extra about any of these tasks, we’ll make sure to let you understand.
[Source: Bloober Team]