Beyond a sky of steel console launches on November 30, publisher Microids and developer Revolution Software announced.
When Beyond a sky of steel launches for consoles, it will be available on Xbox One, Xbox Series X | S, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 – the Xbox Series X | S and PS5 versions are newly revealed today.
A limited edition âBeyond a Steel Bookâ is planned, which includes a physical copy of the game, a SteelBook with comic book illustrations by Dave Gibbons, a digital soundtrack and a sticker sheet.
Here’s a new trailer:
You can find a preview of the game (via GamersGate) below:
From Charles Cecil, creator of the Broken Sword series, with the artistic direction of Dave Gibbons, legendary comic artist behind ‘Watchmen’, comes ‘Beyond A Steel Sky’, the long-awaited sequel to the cult classic ‘Beneath a Steel Sky’ .
You are Robert Foster. A child was abducted in a brutal attack. You promised to take him home. The trail took you to Union City, one of the last remaining mega-cities in a world ravaged by devastating wars and political collapse.
Union City is a utopia, its inhabitants love life under the control of an altruistic AI: always attentive androids, a designer life, squares and bars. What’s not to like? But this city has a dark belly …
“Beyond a Steel Sky” is a dramatic, humorous, and cyberpunk thriller in which engaging puzzles result in a fast-paced narrative set in a dynamic game world that responds to and is subverted by player actions.
- The World – An adventure set in a dynamic world, populated by willing characters with motivations that the player can subvert. In combination with a unique hack tool, multiple solutions to puzzles emerge for player choice.
- The Story – Unravel dark conspiracies, defeat a terrifying antagonist in this dramatic and humorous cyberpunk thriller, which explores contemporary themes: social control, AI and total surveillance.
- The Puzzles – Clever puzzles are interwoven with an intriguing dramatic narrative to provide a captivating gaming experience.
- The Look – A beautifully detailed comic book style world, inspired by the mind of legendary comic artist Dave Gibbons.