Outlast is an upcoming indie horror game from veteran developers
Oct 17, 2012
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With banner fright franchises like Resident Evil hanging up their horror hats in favor of break-neck action, the indie scene has been picking up the terrifying slack with titles like Amnesia and Slender. Red Barrels, a new studio featuring alumni of the Prince of Persia, Assassin's Creed, Splinter Cell, and Uncharted franchises, is seeking to bring another sleep deprivation-inducing entry to the gore-splattered table with Outlast. The trailer above speaks (or rather, screams) for itself.
In Outlast, you play as a journalist (hey, I'm one of those!) exploring a creepy asylum in the mountains of Colorado (hey, I'm from there! ...Colorado, not an asylum.) The protagonist will face something that "walks a terrifying line between science and religion, nature and something else entirely. Once inside, his only hope of escape lies with the terrible truth at the heart of Mount Massive."
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