Something Wicked Games, a brand new studio made up of builders whose credit embrace Fallout 4 and The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, has revealed its first sport, Wyrdsong, in a brand new trailer.
The trailer was launched as a part of the Gamescom Opening Night Live showcase hosted by Geoff Keighley, and whereas it was brief, it featured loads of thriller and fantasy intrigue.
Check it out for your self beneath:
As you possibly can see within the trailer above, there’s not an excessive amount of to glean from it. However, we did observe what was stated by the narrator throughout it: “In the cracks of reality, there exists two lives, one before the shadow and one behind the eye.” Sounds spooky.
“Wyrdsong is an occult historical fantasy RPG set in a fictionalized Portugal in the middle ages,” a press launch reads. “Players will be challenged to question both their reality and the choices they make as Wyrdsong is set to expand, question, and re-define aspects of what makes up the current Role Playing Game genre.”
Shortly after the trailer’s launch, Jeff Gardiner, an ex-Bethesda Studios dev with credit in Fallout 76, Skyrim, Fallout 4, and extra, posted a hyperlink on Twitter that results in the newly-launched Something Wicked Games web site.
“Our goal with Something Wicked Games is to utilize our independent and creative autonomy to create the next evolution of open world RPGs,” Gardiner, who’s the founder and CEO of Something Wicked Games, writes in a press launch. “Our first project, Wyrdsong, has been my dream game for some time now, and I’m thrilled to finally share it today.”
A press launch additionally states the sport is being developed in Unreal Engine 5.