Layers of Fear 2 gets a May release date for PC, PS4, and Xbox One

Hollywood-themed horror adventure Layers of Fear 2 will release on PC, PS4, and Xbox One next month. The Switch version will take a little longer, though.

We’re a ways off from Halloween, but don’t let that dissuade your inner desire to be scared out of your wits. Layers of Fear 2 will be presenting a nightmarish treat for you on 28th May, across PC, PS4, and Xbox One.

Although the game has also been announced for Switch, DualShockers reports that this version will be released at a later, unspecified date.

Have a look at the game’s latest trailer below:

Layers of Fear 2 was also shown off at PAX East 2019. There’s some extended footage of the demo that was shown off there:

Here’s what the game’s about:

Layers of Fear 2 is a first-person, psychological thriller, horror video game with an emphasis on exploration and story. Players control a Hollywood actor who heeds the call of an enigmatic director to take on the lead role in a film shot aboard an ocean liner.

Darkness surrounds as you stand silently in the spotlight, the only sounds to be heard over your heartbeat are the distant breaking of waves against the hull and the sound of cameras pointed in your direction preserving this moment for eternity.

A deep and commanding voice rises from the distance. Act.

What part will you play?

Layers of Fear 2 is being developed by Bloober Team, the Polish studio responsible for the original Layers of Fear, as well as the 2017 sci-fi horror game Observer.

The game is being published by Gun Media, which is known for having published Breach & Clear, as well as Friday the 13th: The Game.

For more information on the game, have a look at the game’s official website here.

If you’re looking for more dark, spooky adventures from the indie sphere, have a look at the second episode of Pamali: Indonesian Folklore Horror. Also have a look at our review of the Taiwanese horror title Devotion.

This Article was written by: Rahul Shirke

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