Focus Home Interactive recently released a new “Depths of Madness” trailer for Call of Cthulhu, a video game inspired by the nightmarish world first created by H.P. Lovecraft.
The game is described as an “investigative RPG,” in which you play as a man looking into a strange death in 1920s Boston at a place called Darkwater Island. You can read more about Call of Cthulhu and watch the trailer below.
Developed by seasoned studio Cyanide, Call of Cthulhu for consoles and PC is an RPG-Investigation game blending psychological horror and stealth mechanics, in a deeply immersive world with an oppressive atmosphere. Today ushers in a new trailer, depicting protagonist Pierce’s submersion into the depths of madness, as he investigates a mysterious death on Darkwater Island, Boston.
A Private Detective, Edward Pierce is a mission to find the truth behind the death of an acclaimed artist and her family on a backwater island. Pierce is used to trusting his instincts, but with whale mutilations and disappearing bodies, this is only the beginning as reality becomes skewed. As your investigation leads you closer to the sphere of influence of the Great Dreamer, you will start to doubt everything you see. You will have to find balance between your own sanity, and your determination in finding out what lurks in the shadows – as they say that madness is the only way that can bring you to the truth.
On a mission to find the truth behind the death of an acclaimed artist and her family on a backwater island, the player will soon uncover a more disturbing truth as the Great Dreamer, Cthulhu, prepares its awakening…
If you missed it, you can also head right here to see the trailer released this past summer at E3 2016.
Call of Cthulhu is set to be released on PC, PS4, and Xbox One sometime this year.
Lovecraft’s twisted universe comes alive in Call of Cthulhu’s Depths of Madness trailer.