Night School Studio is understood for its graphic journey titles – video games that convey tales by environmental interactions. Moreover, witty, sensible dialogue and low-poly however vivid artwork is used successfully in previous tasks like Oxenfree and Afterparty. A couple of months in the past, Night School Studio unveiled the sequel to the previous recreation (Oxenfree) and a set platform: Nintendo Switch. Today, Oxenfree II: Lost Signals acquired a PlayStation launch announcement as nicely. You can watch the trailer under.
The first Oxenfree follows a ragtag crew of angsty youngsters touring to an deserted island for a weekend celebration. Horror ensures when protagonist Alex inadvertently prompts a dimensional rift that results in a bevy of supernatural occurrences and ghostly sightings. Players use a handheld radio to resolve puzzles and mysteries whereas additionally speaking to their companions with branching dialogue choices. Kim Wallace reviewed Oxenfree for Game Informer and deemed it a 7.75 expertise:
“To Oxenfree’s credit, it kept me engaged the whole way through. I constantly wanted to see where it was going and where my choices would lead. Night School Studio clearly wasn’t afraid to experiment and try some different and interesting things with a presentation in regards to a narrative-based, choice-driven game. As much as I loved parts of the overall experience, others let me down. Even so, I enjoyed learning about these characters and seeing them grow through my actions.”
Not a lot is understood about what the sequel recreation might be about. The trailer showcased in the present day is similar one from the Switch reveal. Nevertheless, Night School Studio will possible proceed the sequence’ penchant for thrilling terror and slow-burn character growth.
Oxenfree II: Lost Signals is slated to drop on PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Switch, and PC in some unspecified time in the future this fall. However, the most recent trailer ends with the phrase, “coming soon.” We’ll have to attend for future particulars as we get nearer to the tip of summer season.
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