Publishers Iceberg Interactive and indie developers Stormling Studio’s upcoming game titled “Transient” launches on 28 October on PC via Steam while the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One version will be coming out in 2021.
Transient is a Lovecraftian cyberpunk thriller which is set in a distant, post-apocalyptic future, what remains of the population of mankind lives in an enclosed citadel called Domed City Providence, created to survive the harsh outside environment.
In this, mankind’s final refuge, Randolph Carter, a member of a notorious hacker-for-hire group called ODIN, accidentally stumbles across the terrifying truth, a truth that might tear apart his own sanity and lead him to question his very existence.
From the forgotten wastes of Kor Shehr to the mean streets of Providence, Transient is filled to the brim with unforgettable locations to traverse. Explore reality, your own dreams, and the virtual world to meet a diverse cast of friends, foes, and beings in between.
Use your advanced perception heightening implant, PHI, to investigate your surroundings, scan for clues, and hack your way past barriers preventing you from uncovering the truth.
Here are some of the key features that can be found on the game’s official website:
- H.P. Lovecraft meets Cyberpunk. Delve deep into an obscure dystopian world and hold firm to your consciousness while you explore enigmatic networks where change is permanent but reality is only temporary.
- To find out what is going on, traverse between real and artificially created worlds
- Ominous but lush graphics created with Unreal Engine 4
- Secrets and easter eggs
- A haunting and atmospheric soundtrack.