With Silent Hill f, Silent Hill: Townfall, and the Silent Hill 2 remake ready within the wings, followers of Konami’s survival horror franchise lastly have fairly a bit to stay up for. However after all, one other venture that the corporate has greenlit as a part of its Silent Hill revival is Silent Hill: Ascension, a real-time interactive streaming collection that’s due out this 12 months.
However what precisely can we count on from the collection and the way it’ll work. Taking not too long ago to Twitter, Jacon Navok – CEO of Silent Hill: Ascension studio Genvid Leisure – supplied up new particulars on the streaming collection, confirming that every stream within the collection can be tied to a call by the gamers/viewers that may have an effect on the story’s final result, with the schedule for streams set to go stay “a bit earlier than” the collection is able to go stay.
Based on Navok, these logging in as soon as a day will be capable to “see each resolution obtainable for the following 24 hours”, whereas some “tremendous essential” one can even be proven nicely prematurely. Choices will primarily be made by real-time viewers/gamers by QTEs, although these unable to login daily can even be capable to affect the story’s final result by taking part in neighborhood puzzles, which may be performed at your individual tempo. In the meantime, all earlier streams can even be archived, so that you’ll be capable to catch up in the event you’ve missed out on a earlier stream.
Navok additionally confirmed that “what if” mini-seasons can even air as soon as the collection has gone by its first run. In these seasons, the neighborhood choices for the unique run – which can be thought of canon – can be blocked out, and the viewers will be capable to make totally different choices to unlock totally different outcomes.
Silent Hill: Ascension is predicted to go stay later this 12 months. A particular launch date hasn’t but been introduced.
Every stream connects to a call. Schedule for the streams can be launched a bit earlier than we go stay since we’re nonetheless optimizing.
If you wish to be a part of each resolution, login as soon as a day and it’s best to see each resolution obtainable for the following 24 hours, in some circumstances you may…
— Jacob Navok (@JNavok) June 1, 2023
Sure! Whereas the selections made within the preliminary run are canon, we’ll rerun Ascension after it ends and block out the canon selections, letting the viewers unlock the opposite outcomes. We name this the “What If” mini season.
— Jacob Navok (@JNavok) May 31, 2023