Set on Jupiter’s moon Callisto in the year 2320, The Callisto Protocol is a next-generation take on survival horror. The game challenges players to escape the maximum security Black Iron Prison and uncover its terrifying secrets. The game stars Josh Duhamel as Jacob Lee, a cargo ship pilot trapped deep within Black Iron Prison, and Karen Fukuhara, star of The Boys, who plays a mysterious fellow inmate. More details about the game’s cast and story will be revealed later this year.
Fans of Dead Space, rejoice! The Callisto Protocol, developed by Striking Distance Studios, will be released on December 2nd for the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series, and PC through Steam. During Sony’s State of Play event, the third-person shooter made a gruesome impression with a new teaser that showed off the gameplay. Additionally, pre-orders for the game are now available on the official website.
Per the press release, Striking Distance Studios is building The Callisto Protocol using a unique design process the team calls “Horror Engineering.” By blending elements of brutality, atmosphere, tension, humanity, and hopelessness, the studio delivers unforgettable scares that keep players’ hearts racing as they survive to escape the horrors of Callisto and Black Iron Prison.