Fort Solis: 14 Minutes of Gameplay Revealed for Sci-Fi Thriller Game Set on Mars
Prepare to venture deep into the heart of fear as the eagerly anticipated sci-fi thriller game, "Fort Solis," approaches its release date on August 22nd. Developed in Unreal Engine 5, this third-person psychological thriller takes players to an isolated mining post on Mars, and recently, the developers treated us to an exciting 14-minute gameplay showcase, offering a glimpse into the harrowing experience that awaits.
In "Fort Solis," you assume the role of Jack Cleary, a skilled engineer who responds to a mysterious alarm call from a remote mining facility on the red planet. Expecting it to be a simple system malfunction, Jack enters the deserted Fort Solis, completely unaware of the horrors that lie ahead.
Drawing inspiration from episodic TV shows, "Fort Solis" tells its chilling tale across four chapters, allowing players to fully immerse themselves in the gripping narrative. Whether you prefer a binge-watch-style session or savoring each episode individually, the choice is yours.
One of the standout features of "Fort Solis" is its commitment to delivering an emotionally charged storyline. The game boasts a talented cast of actors, including Roger Clark, Troy Baker, and Julia Brown, whose performances inject fear, empathy, and curiosity into every moment of the game.
In addition to the core narrative, the game includes various interactive elements such as audio logs, surveillance footage, and more, adding depth to the haunting mystery. Players will uncover hidden truths through video logs left behind by the vanished mining crew, piecing together the sinister events that unfolded at Fort Solis.
As players navigate the mining complex, they will explore locations above and below ground, from storm-laden surfaces to pitch-black service tunnels. Departments like Engineering, Medical, and Communications will play pivotal roles in unravelling the secrets that lay dormant within Fort Solis. The dynamic environment responds to the unfolding events, heightening the suspense and tension as players progress through the nightmarish setting.
Find Fort Solis on Steam here.