For weeks there has been talk of a return to the acclaimed sci-fi horror series Dead Space, long absent from the scene. Now, apparently, we’re finally here. With a short teaser, the remake of the first chapter, planned your PC, PS5 e Xbox Series X|S.
To take care of the development of the new game of the franchise produced by Electronic Arts we find the team author of Star Wars Squadrons, EA Motive.
After all, the latest information was aimed precisely at the EA Play of today, July 22, the only plausible stage for a reveal of this magnitude.
Even Jeff Grubb, an almost always reliable source, had tickled the palate of players with an alleged reboot of the franchise currently in development.
Motive Studios will offer a deeper and more immersive gaming experience, harnessing the power of the Frostbite game engine and next-generation consoles.
The remake will bring in fact gameplay improvements with a graphic quality in step with the times, while remaining faithful to the original.
The plot will see Isaac Clarke, a simple engineer on a mission repairing a large spaceship, the USG Ishimura, find that something has gone terribly wrong.
The entire crew was exterminated and infected with an alien species and Isaac’s beloved companion, Nicole, is missing on board.
Isaac is left alone with his tools and technical skills and will have to try to unravel the mystery behind the nightmare that has been unleashed aboard the Ishimura.
Trapped along with hostile creatures called necromorfi, the protagonist will be called to face a battle for survival, both against the horrors of the ship, but also against his increasingly fragile sanity.
«The franchise of Dead Space it had a huge impact on the survival horror genre when it was released 12 years ago, and I came to Motive mainly as a fan, to work specifically on this video game, “he said. Phillippe Ducharme, Senior Producer of Dead Space.
At Motive, we have a passionate team that is approaching this remake as if it were a love letter to the franchise. Going back to basics and having the opportunity to do it on the next generation consoles thrilled everyone on the team.
As we try to modernize the title, we’ve reached out to hardcore fans and invited them to provide us with early-stage feedback so that we can deliver the game. Dead Space both they and the new players want.
EA Motive has also published a tweet in which it anticipates that other news about the game will be revealed soon, promising to make us live “Our worst nightmare”.
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Meanwhile, all the chapters of Dead Space are available on Xbox Game Pass.