Wondering about simply when Indigo Studios’ X-Files-esque Charon’s Staircase will launch? The devs mentioned again in June that the game was going to reach subsequent month. We by no means acquired a solution final month when the game made an look at Gamescom, however at present’s the day. The game’s writer SOEDESCO has announced that Charon’s Staircase will launch on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series, Nintendo Switch, and PC by way of Steam and the Epic Games Store on October 28.
Charon’s Staircase takes place within the Seventies (therefore the 70s Central European period ambiance), involving a totalitarian regime generally known as The Ministry. The Ministry is trying to go away behind its days of brutal rule over the populace and be a part of the European Union. Of course, so as to take action, they need to “clean up” some issues.
You play as an agent codenamed “Desmond,” who has been despatched by The Ministry to seek out and destroy categorised paperwork from the Oack Grove property that may function proof of The Ministry’s previous. However, you quickly uncover Project Alpha, a reasonably disagreeable secret that The Ministry is eager on retaining below wraps. Now you’ve acquired to outlive this hellish nightmare you’ve stumbled into, and escape Oack Grove’s horrors.