Layers of Fear — the somewhat confusingly named remake of developer Bloober Team's psychedelic horror hits Layers of Fear and Layers of Fear 2 — has resurfaced with an 11-minute trailer showing off some of its gameplay changes and fancy new Unreal Engine 5 visuals.
Layers of Fear (formerly Layers of Fears) is co-developed with Anshar Studios, and sees the original Layers of Fear, its Inheritance DLC, and Layers of Fear 2 rebuilt and reimagined in Unreal Engine 5 as a single, generations-spanning «psychedelic horror chronicle».
It also includes new chapter The Final Note, offering a different perspective on the events of first game. Bloober's new gameplay walkthrough finally answers one of the lingering questions around the remake, namely how its disparate elements will be turned into something resembling a coherent whole.
That job, it turns out, is the responsibility of new lighthouse-bound character The Writer, whose «harrowing tale...ties each entry in the series together.Read more on eurogamer.net