Retro-inspired horror “Dawn of Fear” coming to PS4 in February
Good Game Publishing has announced that Spanish developer Brok3nsite’s retro-inspired horror game Dawn of Fear will release for the PS4 on 3 February via the PlayStation store.
Dawn of Fear draws from the classic survival horror games of 90s, but Brok3nsite has indicated that they want they want to take full advantage of technology.
According to Brok3nsite:
“We wanted to contribute our grain of sand and achieve a balance between playability and graphics without losing the essence of the game. What advantages do new technologies give us and how can we use them without changing the essence?“
Here’s the full breakdown of the game taken from the official Dawn of Fear listing:
Dawn of Fear tells the story of Alex, a young man with a past marked by tragedy. His mother died when she gave birth to him. His father carries on with his life and marry again. After some time, Max is born and become Alex’s stepbrother. One day returning from Max’s training they suffer a car accident. Alex, Max and their father were traveling in the car, and only Alex survived the accident. After a time of mourning. Alex manages to rebuild his life but his stepmother does not and ends up in a psychiatric hospital.
Three years later he receives a letter saying that his stepmother has died and decides to return to the family home to pick up his things.
When he arrives there, he does not find his childhood home but a world of madness and cruelty from which he does not know if he will be able to run away.
In order to help Alex to survive you shall have to use logic to solve the puzzles, manage your ammo in order not to get helpless and keep your cold blood to avoid being dragged by the horror that permeates the house.