Theatre of Sorrows lovecraftian 2D roguelite game coming to Linux and Windows PC. Thanks the the creative efforts of developer Cat-astrophe Games. All due to make its way onto Steam in 2022.
Theatre of Sorrows is inspired by the prose of H. P. Lovecraft. Also the the newest game developed by Cat-astrophe Games, published by Ultimate Games. Due to combine the creepiness of cosmic horror with a procedurally generated map. While offering a branching story and a dash of resource management.
The story focuses on Eileen and Killian – a pair of twins. However, their quiet and normal life gets abruptly destroyed by a dark cult. In an attempt to save his sister, Killian agrees to comply with their demands. So he travels to the mysterious island of Esha. There he will have to work his way through the unknown territory. Doing so with only a handful of hints might lead him to a dangerous discovery. These are things that should have probably been consigned to oblivion…
Theatre Of Sorrows – Official Trailer (Linux, Windows PC)
- EVER-CHANGING ISLAND
Esha will always be a bit different; procedurally generated map, randomized events, and branching story. Theatre Of Sorrows will allow you to experience something new in each run.
- SURVIVAL THROUGH RESOURCE MANAGEMENT
Explore different locations, gather things that might help you survive, and be mindful of your own limits. Be careful, though, because every time you walk into an abandoned house. Since this might not be as abandoned as it would seem…
- WIDE VARIETY OF MONSTERS
Sometimes the evil will take particular forms, straight from your worst nightmares. Encounter 20 unique monsters that will remind you of creatures from Lovecraftian horrors. While try to defend yourself from their attacks.
- CUSTOMIZABLE CHARACTERS
You may not be able to fight in Theatre Of Sorrows. But that doesn’t mean you’re defenseless. Find and change your outfits, craft and equip talismans, learn about enemies’ vulnerabilities – all in order to survive.
- MULTIPLE ENDINGS
Will you also have to find the way out. Or will you succumb to the darkness of Esha? The choices you make throughout the game will lead you to one of the five main endings.
- UNIQUE SENSORY EXPERIENCE
Feel the despair of the main characters and the desolation of Esha. Doing so through the combination of atmospheric graphics, music and story. All inspired by the works of Lovecraft and other works of the cosmic horror genre.
Theatre of Sorrows lovecraftian 2D roguelite is due to release on January 13th, 2022. The game will be making its way onto both Linux and Windows PC via Steam. So be sure to Wishlist the game.