PC gamers who pre-order the Useless House remake by way of Steam will obtain a free copy of Useless House 2.
EA’s remake of Visceral Video games’ 2008 launch will hit PC, Xbox Sequence X/S and PS5 on January 27, 2023.
And clients who pre-order the sport by way of Steam, together with those that have already carried out so, will get Useless House 2 at no extra cost upon launch.
Useless House remake – 10 minutes of unique gameplay | VGC
Launched in 2011, Useless House 2 is at the moment priced at $19.99 / £17.99 on Valve’s PC market.
Introduced in 2021, the Useless House remake has been rebuilt with EA’s Frostbite engine by Star Wars Squadrons studio Motive.
The sport is helmed by artistic director Roman Campos-Oriola and former Murderer’s Creed Valhalla recreation director Eric Baptizat.
It is going to embody quite a few options which initially appeared within the recreation’s sequels, similar to protagonist Isaac Clarke having a voice and up to date zero-g.
“One other factor that was necessary to me was the adjustments we made to zero-g,” Campos-Oriola mentioned in a VGC interview revealed in October. “It’s not that it wasn’t good within the unique, however by way of authenticity we most well-liked the form of zero-g that existed in Useless House 2 and three. It matches extra with the fantasy of being in zero-g and floating and flying round.
“What was additionally fascinating to us was that since we had been recreating the Ishimura, altering zero-g allowed gamers to discover some areas that already existed differently to the unique.”
Campos-Oriola refused to be drawn on whether or not Motive may additionally remake Useless House 2.
EA introduced final September that Motive is engaged on an Iron Man recreation developed in collaboration with Marvel. Its growth staff is being led by govt producer Olivier Proulx, who beforehand labored on Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy at Eidos Montreal.