Described as a “boozy buddy adventure”, Afterlife may have gamers taking over the roles of Lola and Milo, two pals who’ve just lately died. Desperate to keep away from an eternity in hell, they clutch onto a loophole within the demonic guidelines: if they will out-drink Satan, they will return to Earth.
The dev guarantees the sport may have the identical narrative focus and snarky tackle critical points as Oxenfree, however with extra of an emphasis on darkish comedy components. The gameplay options a dialog system which facilities the power to construct relationships and alter the story by way of dialogue selections, with a forged of colourful larger-than-life characters and a hell which consists of interconnected islands linked by the River Styx.
The ingesting video games function over 30 totally different tipples which have an effect on characters’ personalities and selections, and the number of frat-house demonic actions embrace beer pong, dance-offs and chugging competitions.
The recreation will probably be launched on Xbox One (together with Game Pass), PC and Mac by way of the Epic Games Store on October 29th, in addition to being launched concurrently on the PlayStation 4. Details of a launch on the Nintendo Switch will comply with quickly.