The Callisto Protocol is a survival horror game from the makers of Dead Space

By Stephany Nunneley
11 December 2020 01:08 GMT

Developers Striking Distance Studios and publisher Krafton, Inc. unveiled The Callisto Protocol at The Game Awards with a new cinematic trailer.

Created by the team behind the survival horror franchise Dead Space, The Callisto Protocol is an all-new take on the genre and will ship for PC and consoles in 2022.

The game is set on Jupiter’s moon Callisto in the year 2320. The game challenges players to escape the maximum-security Black Iron Prison and uncover its terrifying secrets.

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You can expect a blend of horror, action, and immersive storytelling.

“The Callisto Protocol is the culmination of decades of experience building AAA games,” said Glen Schofield, founder, and CEO of Striking Distance Studios.

“We’ve built a world-class studio of passionate developers that is ready to once again tackle one of our all-time favorite genres—survival horror. We’re setting out to make one of the most terrifying games of all time.”

More on the game will be shared next year.

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