In the 1970s, a totalitarian regime known as The Ministry had ruled with an iron fist, committing numerous inhumane and sinister acts during their reign. Those days are now over, as the regime aspires to join the European Union.
Playing as an agent sent by The Ministry codenamed Desmond, you have been tasked with retrieving and destroying classified documents from the Oack Grove estate which reveal the “horrifying activities” that happened in the past. However, that soon leads you to discover an unpleasant and gruesome discovery in Project Alpha
The publisher has outlined the game’s key features as below:
- Uncover the secrets about Project Alpha and discover what The Ministry has been hiding for years.
- Survive a hellish nightmare and escape the horrors of Oack Grove.
- Solve the mysteries and puzzles that you encounter during your mission.
- Explore a dark and stunning atmosphere inspired by the ’70s Central European era.
Charon’s Staircase will release at retail and digitally on the Nintendo eShop for Nintendo Switch worldwide in October 2022.