Forgive Me Father, Byte Barrel’s dark retro horror FPS inspired by Lovecraft’s novels launches into Steam Early Access on October 28. Play as a priest or a journalist and face demons inside and out in a shooter inspired by classics from the ‘90s. Eradicate eldritch hordes and attempt to stay sane in a hand-drawn world where every second looks ripped out of a comic book.
Continuing this Lovecraftian double feature, Lovecraft’s Untold Stories 2, the sequel to Blini Games’ macabre action-RPG with roguelike elements, also fights against cosmic horrors October 2021. Choose from six playable characters (with three available in Steam Early Access) and play either solo or in co-op with up to three friends. Scrape together creative new weapons and armor, perfect a loadout, and boost character stats across dozens of tense stages in hopes of surviving a Lovecraftian nightmare.
Closing out this trio of world premieres, 1C Entertainment will publish and support the development of HYPERVIOLENT, Terminist Arcade’s brutal fast-paced retro FPS paying homage to sprite-based shooters from the ‘90s. Unravel the secret behind a mysterious contagion using a thrilling fusion of RPG and FPS mechanics, from upgrading weapons to investigating data logs. Obliterate up to 30 friends in deathmatch, team deathmatch, survival, or play the campaign in four-player co-op when HYPERVIOLENT launches on Steam in Q1 2022.
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