Insomniac Games’ has a new trailer for its third-person VR horror game Edge of Nowhere, and it will be available next week. Developed exclusively for the Oculus Rift the game will be available on June 6.
In Edge of Nowhere, you play as Victor Howard, who is searching for his fiancé, Ava Thorne who was a part of an expedition that went missing in Antarctica. During the rescue mission, players will traverse an arctic landscape filled with ice walls, steep mountains, and dark caves. The game is full of Lovecraftian horrors that will test Viktor’s sanity and will tempt him into madness.
The game’s launch trailer reveals more about the game’s story and the fate that has befallen the ill-fated expedition crew. It also shows plenty of gameplay footage of Viktor scaling ice walls, jumping from one crumbling mountain to the next, and fighting off a group of twisted looking creatures. There’s even a glimpse of a Cthuluesque monster crushing large chunks of a mountain path as the player sprints past.
You can check out the full launch trailer for yourself below.
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