Global video games publishing label Wired Productions and leading Italian studio, LKA, can today confirm their forthcoming and highly anticipated psychological thriller Martha Is Dead will launch across PC, PlayStation 4 & PlayStation 5, and the Xbox family of devices on Thursday, February 24, 2022, with pre-orders now available for the physical release.
Built-in Unreal Engine 4, Martha Is Dead combines real-world locations, links to historical events during the latter stages of World War II, superstition, folklore, and deep psychological distress. The game opens in the depths of the Italian countryside as Allied and Axis forces turn the nation into a pincered playground.
Martha Is Dead’s latest trailer teases Unreal’s revolutionary ‘Metahuman’ technology in an intimate and immersive showcase of the foreboding tension evident throughout the game. Meet the twins, Martha and Giulia, witness their special bond and get a glimpse of how dealing with the acute trauma of loss can affect a tortured mind.
“Martha Is Dead has been a long journey for us, but we’re now nearing the point where the whole world will get to play it,” offers Luca Dalco, Founder & Director, LKA. “this is an experience curated to be faithful and accurate to the era, from our authentic recreation of the Tuscan countryside through to the impact that WWII had on Italy. We can’t wait for people to experience the game for themselves.”
A physical version of Martha Is Dead is now available to pre-order on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5. Celebrate LKA’s release with an exclusive reversible sleeve, fold-out double-sided A3 poster, collectible sticker sheet, and a digital download Tarot card pack; based on the cards in-game.
Martha Is Dead will launch on PC, PlayStation 4 & PlayStation 5, and the Xbox family of devices on Thursday, February 24, 2022; the game is rated ESRB M (Mature), PEGI 18, and USK 16.