Saturnalia, Indie Horror With An Art Style You Must See, Captures October Release Date


Saturnalia is an upcoming survival horror game with an extremely unique art style announced last month. Now we know when we can play it because Saturnalia has captured an October 27 release date.

That’s when it’s coming to PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC (via Epic Games Store). Developed by Italian studio Santa Ragione, the team behind games like Fotonica, MirrorMoon EP and Wheels of Aurelia, Saturnalia is shaping up to be a big one. You can find out why in the New Gameplay Today segment, we recorded everything about Saturnalia, with over 15 minutes of gameplay, below:

“[Saturnalia] is a kaleidoscopic adventure inspired by equal parts authentic Sardinian folklore and classic Italian Giallo horror movies,” read a press release. “The story involves a mysterious, centuries-old ritual that occurs every year on the night of the winter solstice in the Italian village of Gravoi. Each of the game’s four playable characters must use their unique abilities and face their own personal revelations in order to expose the secrets that haunt the city and ultimately escape their doom.”

Here are some additional highlights of Saturnalia de Santa Ragione:

  • Look for clues in a labyrinth-like village with no beacons or compass to guide your steps.
  • Explore it the city of Gravoi in constant evolution use matches to keep the darkness at bay.
  • Theft and Stealth are your only options, because you can’t fight the creature who hunts you.
  • Immerse yourself in the stop-motion animation and dynamic expressionist art style of Saturnalia for an eerily beautiful atmosphere that’s as captivating as it is spooky.
  • Control your destiny through nonlinear progression and one dynamic and adaptive storytellingwith unique endgames depending on player choices.

Saturnalia is coming to PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, Switch, and PC via the Epic Games Store on October 27.

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