Psychological Horror Game Luto to Release for PS4 and PS5 in 2022


P.T.-inspired psychological horror game Luto will launch someday in 2022 for the PS4 and PS5 in addition to PC through Steam. Developer Broken Bird video games introduced the brand new launch window alongside a brand new trailer, which provides gamers a glimpse into what sort of risks they could face.

The indie horror title was showcased earlier this summer as a part of Sony Interactive Entertainment Spain’s PlayStation Talents initiative. Developing Luto is Spain-based indie outfit Broken Bird Games. As hinted in the final launched trailer, Luto places gamers in the sneakers of a person who can’t go away his dwelling and options darkish themes centered round grief and melancholy.

While the final trailer didn’t give us a lot to go off of, the brand new announcement provides us extra particulars in regards to the Luto’s potential threats. Besides nervousness and melancholy being key elements, a cloaked determine appears to be like to be haunting the protagonist in his own residence. The dimly-lit corridors are additionally vividly harking back to Hideo Kojima’s shuttered P.T. demo. There’s additionally a newly revealed desert atmosphere, in addition to some attention-grabbing structure and work that might trace at one thing extra historical.

Luto’s new Steam retailer web page additionally outlines a number of of the game’s key options:

  • Dynamic narrative atmosphere.
  • Environmental and sensory horror.
  • Depiction of hysteria and melancholy via mourning.
  • Exploration of various phobias (monophobia, claustrophobia, agoraphobia, nyctophobia…)

The final facet is especially attention-grabbing, because it mentions varied fears together with agoraphobia (the concern of being in conditions the place escape is tough) and nyctophobia (concern of darkness or the evening). Judging by the trailer, it’s fairly clear that Luto can have loads of these conditions to take care of.

You can watch the official Luto launch date announcement trailer, in addition to take a look at official screenshots under:

Luto will launch for the PS4, PS5, and PC through Steam someday in 2022. You also can at present wishlist the game on Steam.