PlayStation 4 gamers searching for a survival horror that offers a challenging environment and does not rely on jump scares, may be interested to know that Darkwood has today launched on the PlayStation platform. Check out the launch trailer below to learn more about what you can expect from the open world survival horror game created by the indie game development team at Acid Wizard Studio.
“Craft weapons, prepare traps, fortify hideouts – you will explore and scavenge the eerie forests of the Soviet Bloc by day, then hunker down in your hideout at night. With nightmarish forces corrupting the woods, wait and pray for the sun to come up the next morning. Wade through the grueling, bizarre world of Darkwood and delve into the creepiest secrets of its inhabitants to escape the infested land before it destroys your body and consumes your mind.”
Features of the Darkwood open world survival horror game for the PlayStation 4 console include:
– No jump scares: an atmospheric horror experience that creates a feeling of tension without cheap horror tricks.
– Day and night cycle: roam the corrupted woods by Day and use your hideout to seek survival during the night.
– Randomly generated map and events: the world will vary for each play-through and each player.
– Crafting: scavenge for materials to upgrade your hideout and create weapons, traps or potions.