Bloober Workforce has lastly supplied an replace on Layers of Fears, its subsequent title within the Layers of Worry franchise. As an alternative of launching in early 2023, it’s now out in June for Xbox Collection X/S, PS5 and PC. It’s additionally renamed to, curiously sufficient, Layers of Worry, which additionally occurs to be the identify of the primary recreation.
The story includes coming into a “lone and ghastly lighthouse” to find a “never-told-before story” which presumably ties the sequence collectively. Curiously, Layers of Worry looks as if an enhanced compilation of Layers of Worry (2016), the Inheritance DLC and Layers of Worry 2.
There are new mechanics and horrors to expertise and a model new chapter, “The Ultimate Be aware.” This chapter is from the attitude of the Painter’s spouse from the primary recreation and expands on the story additional.
Unusual because it all sounds, it does match the developer’s description of the title constructing “on the foundations of the franchise’s earlier entries” and serving as a “reimagination of the general narrative construction connecting all of them.” After all, the visuals are overhauled due to Unreal Engine 5 with ray tracing, HDR, 4K assist and extra.
Keep tuned for extra particulars and hopefully some clarification within the coming months.