Hello guys! I’m Tommaso Bonanni, technical director at Caracal Video games, we’re collaborating carefully with writer Wired Productions on the upcoming psychological thriller, Martha Is Lifeless. I’m right here right this moment for 2 crucial causes, firstly, to share the thrilling information that the sport will launch on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 on February 24, 2022 – and secondly, to speak about how we’ve have leveraged PS5 tech, together with the DualSense wi-fi controller, to immerse gamers within the recreation.
For these of you who’re new to the sport, Martha Is Lifeless is a first-person psychological thriller from LKA, who’re identified for creating reality-based narrative video games. Set in Forties Italy throughout World Struggle 2, the sport explores a distressing interval in historical past from the angle of a household that has had their world turned the other way up.
Martha is lifeless, and enjoying as her twin sister Giulia, you will need to unravel the story and hunt for the reality in a world shrouded by mysterious folklore, superstition, and the intense horror of warfare.
The immersive options of the DualSense controller supplied potent new methods to tug gamers into this psychological expertise. For instance, in moments of elevated rigidity and concern, gamers really feel the heightened heartbeat of the protagonist. Gamers may also really feel the distinction of the character’s footfalls throughout totally different terrain. Our goal was to assist gamers really feel Giulia’s motion and feelings as she explores and searches for clues.
The resistance of the adaptive triggers lets us draw gamers additional into the darkish world. For instance, taking footage with the protagonist’s classic Forties digital camera feels extra tactical because of the triggers. That is key, as pictures performs a core position in unraveling the prevailing thriller.
The PS5’s 3D Audio additionally lets us envelope gamers within the unnerving world of Martha Is Lifeless. This impact is mixed with the DualSense controller’s speaker to emit sounds throughout the surroundings in surprising methods. For instance, hear dialogue from a cellphone name or the press of a lighter by means of the controller’s speaker.
We are able to’t wait so that you can expertise all of this and extra beginning February 24, 2022. Within the meantime, look out for extra details about Martha Is Lifeless coming quickly, and thanks for studying!