The upcoming survival horror sport Alone within the Darkish – starring David Harbour and Jodie Comer – has introduced a free demo for PlayStation, Xbox, and PC followers, and it is accessible proper now. Releasing this October, Alone within the Darkish is a “reimagination” of the ’90s horror hit.
Asserting the information on the PlayStation Blog and throughout social media, the Alone within the Darkish growth workforce revealed that starting Might 25, PlayStation gamers can obtain a free demo of the sport, often called the Alone within the Darkish Prologue. The demo takes place just a few weeks earlier than the occasions of the primary sport, centering on the younger Grace Saunders who’s tasked with delivering a letter to Emily Hartwood, performed by Jodie Comer. The Prologue ought to give followers a style of the long-lasting manor, reimagined for current-gen platforms, and “the forces preying on its residents’ sanity.”
PS5 and Xbox Collection X/S homeowners can entry the demo proper now through the respective storefronts, whereas the PC demo is offered via Steam.
Who David Harbour & Jodie Comer’s Characters Are
Alone within the Darkish followers ought to already be aware of Grace Saunders, who seems in each 1993’s Alone within the Darkish 2 and Jack within the Darkish, and her function within the upcoming sequence revival ought to arrange Emily Hartwood’s story. In delivering the letter from the Prologue, Saunders invitations Jodie Comie’s Hartwood to Deceto the place nightmarish horror ought to be fast to comply with. Alone within the Darkish may have twin protagonists in Hartwood and Detective Edward Carnby, performed by David Harbour, that means followers should determine whether or not they need to play as Harbour’s character or Comer’s.
That is the primary online game function for each Comer and Harbour, who’re finest identified for his or her appearances in reveals like Killing Eve and Stranger Issues, respectively. Whereas each stars have appeared in films and TV pretty repeatedly over the previous couple of years, Alone within the Darkish marks their first official enterprise into gaming and it looks as if it has been value ready for, as each Comer and Harbour’s in-game characters take advantage of cutting-edge gaming tech, with every showing as excellent replicas of their real-life selves.
Alone within the Darkish is focusing on a suitably spooky launch date, coming to PS5, Xbox Collection X/S, and PC on October 25 2023. Whereas the free Prologue demo ought to give gamers a style of the complete sport, there ought to nonetheless be loads of terrifying shocked in retailer when the complete launch comes later this 12 months – and there is plenty of time for followers to determine whether or not they’ll be enjoying as Detective Edward Carnby or Emily Hartwood.
Supply: PlayStation Blog