The Striking Distance Studios, Inc and the KRAFTON announced today that The Callisto Protocol, a new sci-fi survival horror developed by the creator of dead space, will be released globally on December 2, 2022.
Developed by a team of industry veterans and led by the iconic director Glen Schofield, The Callisto Protocol is a next-gen survival horror title that fuses brutal combat with a deep human story in a terrifying sci-fi world. The game will be available for Playstation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox one, Xbox Series X | S and PRAÇA. For players who want to know more about The Callisto Protocol and pre-order, go to official site of the title.
The game takes place in the year 2030 and is based on Jupiter's dead moon Callisto and The Callisto Protocol will challenge players to escape the maximum security Black Iron Prison and uncover the terrible secrets of the United Jupiter Company. You'll need to adapt your tactics to your surroundings, utilizing a unique mix of gunplay and melee combat to survive the mysterious outbreak that sent Callisto into chaos.
gaming star, Josh Duhamel, it will be Jacob Lee, a pilot of a cargo ship who is trapped inside the Black Iron Prison. Already Karen Fukuhara, star of The Boys, will be a mysterious cellmate. More details about the game, cast and story will be revealed later this year.
“As a game director, there's nothing more satisfying than taking players on a terrifying journey that stays with them for a long time, even after they've stopped playing,” said Glen Schofield, CEO of Striking Distance Studios. “Survival horror games have been my passion for decades, and I am excited to fully utilize the power of the new consoles to take the genre to the next level when we launch. The Callisto Protocol later this year”, concludes Glen Schofield.
Striking Dstance Studios is developing The Callisto Protocol using a unique process the team calls “Horror Engineering”. With brutal elements, atmosphere, tension, humanity and the lack of hope, the studio delivers unforgettable scares that will keep players' hearts racing as they try to survive to escape the horrors of Callisto and Black Iron Prison.
“The Striking Distance Studios team is a master at what they do, and we look forward to sharing The Callisto Protocol with the world this year,” said CH. Kim, CEO of KRAFTON. “At KRAFTON, we empower the team to create amazing experiences that sit at the intersection of art, design and technology, and Striking Distance Studios is our flagship development on the western side of the world.”
The Callisto Protocol is available for pre-order in Day One, Standard and Digital Deluxe versions. A collector's edition, available exclusively in the US and Canada from Gamestop and EB Games, includes a limited steelbook, HQ and ultra-premium collectible statue.
Striking Distance Studios and KRAFTON have partnered with Skybound Entertainment as a global marketing strategy and distributor partner of The Callisto Protocol.