Physical Editions of “Werewolf: The Apocalypse” Coming to Nintendo Switch, PS4

Thanks to a collaboration between Different Tales, Walkabout Games and Funstock, preorders are now open for physical editions of visual-novel adventure game Werewolf: The Apocalypse – Heart of the Forest. These editions are planned for both Nintendo Switch and PlayStation consoles and are expected to release in early 2023.

Heart of the Forest is a narrative adventure game inspired by the Tabletop RPG Werewolf: The Apocalypse. The video game aims to “emulate the experience of a classic role-playing session”, and boasts a distinctive collage art style.

Here’s the official breakdown of Werewolf: The Apocalypse – Heart of the Forest from the publishers:

Play the very first Werewolf: The Apocalypse experience on your Nintendo Switch or PlayStation 4! Explore the myths and monsters of Europe’s last primeval wilderness. Visit real-world places of mystery and power. Witness how nature clashes with technology and greed.

In Heart of the Forest, werewolves of many different kinds are all living among us: an entire supernatural world hidden in plain sight.

Make tough decisions that often bring dramatic consequences!

The first video game adaptation of the critically acclaimed tabletop RPG

Heart of the Forest adapts the mechanics of the legendary title from the World of Darkness universe, emulating the experience of a classic role-playing session. It’s tailored for World of Darkness veterans and newcomers looking for an accessible entry into this rich, acclaimed universe.

A dark reflection of our world filled with corruption, apathy and violence

You play as Maia, a young woman searching for clues about her family in the last primeval forest of Central Europe. She doesn’t know that she will soon find herself in the middle of a deadly conflict between forces beyond her understanding…

Heart of the Forest will take you to real places near the Polish-Belarusian border. You will experience a story inspired by recent intense protests against commercial logging of the Białowieża Forest.

A vast forest full of myths and legends

This game is set in The Puszcza, a real forest complex in northern Poland. The first people settled there 2,000 years ago, but their presence remained relatively limited.Discover beautiful, distinctive collage art that combines hand-illustrated characters with pictures of real places to inspire your imagination.

Werewolf: The Apocalypse – Heart of the Forest is currently scheduled to release for Nintendo Switch and PlayStation consoles in early 2023. You can preorder your own copy here.

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