From Press Release:
SAN RAMON, Calif. – December 10, 2020 – Today Striking Distance Studios and KRAFTON, Inc. unveiled The Callisto Protocol (www.CallistoTheGame.com) at The Game Awards with a new cinematic trailer. Created by the team behind the blockbuster 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.
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. A blend of horror, action, and immersive storytelling, the game aims to set a new bar for horror in interactive entertainment.
“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, and we can’t wait to share more about The Callisto Protocol next year.”
The team at Striking Distance Studios will also unveil an uncensored red band version of the cinematic trailer for The Callisto Protocol on the game’s Discord at 10am PT on Thursday, December 17. Fans can also follow the game on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram starting today.
The Callisto Protocol is the first game from Striking Distance Studios, a 150-person team of industry veterans based in San Ramon, California. The game is being published globally by KRAFTON, Inc..