In a short but scary trailer, Amnesia: Rebirth is everything fans of the age-old horror franchise are looking for in a whole new game. Atmospheric design, scary monsters and storytelling, and the strange fusion of the supernatural and exploration in the human psyche.
Amnesia: The Dark Descent was an instant classic, rivaling PC players and later consoles. Developed by Frictional Games, Amnesia games are best played with friends with the lights on. Rebirth is the most recent title. Check out the first trailer below.
The Iconic Amnesia Horror Series Returns With Amnesia: Rebirth In Chilling New Announcement Trailer
The setting is set – you’re in a sort of desert – and there seems to be all the horror of The Dark Descent. Dark, moody lighting, scary characters in the distance, and an assortment of puzzle elements that you’ll have to solve to understand an underlying dark mystery.
A quick glance at the initial Steam page reveals that you are Tasi Trianon, who wakes up in the Algerian desert without knowing how it is there
arrival. Where are your companions? What has happened in recent days? These are the tropes that worked brilliantly in The Dark Descent and it will be interesting to see how they developed in Rebirth.
Amnesia is well known for its puzzles, some of them becoming very strange and complicated. The pressure to complete the mind-bending puzzles is all the more difficult when your character’s breathing gets out of control and there are scary noises in the background. With the crackling voice of the radio in the Rebirth trailer, you know there will be much more to come.