Rising from the depths of Crystal Lake to ship this announcement, Gun Media and IllFonic have lastly introduced that Friday the 13th: The Game can be arriving May 26 on Steam. Following some alpha and beta assessments, this asymmetrical multiplayer survival horror will quickly be able to scare the dwelling daylights out of digital campers.
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For those that aren’t updated on Friday the 13th: The Game, it’s an asymmetrical multiplayer sport the place one participant takes the position of legendary film slasher Jason Voorhees, whereas the remaining seven gamers are forged as one of many a number of unlucky camp counselors from the varied Friday the 13th films. It’s as much as the advisors to work collectively to flee the lone assassin, whereas Jason simply must kill everybody who dare oppose him. Counselors can defeat Jason by luring him into a particular entice, but it surely requires exact teamwork and planning to drag off.
This sport of cat and mouse isn’t restricted to only Camp Crystal Lake; Higgins Haven and Packanack Lodge may even be accessible as playable maps. If you get picked to play Jason, gamers can select between the Jasons from both Part II, III, VI, VII, VII or IX, every with their very own distinctive powers and talents. Likewise, every camp counselor has their very own set of strengths and weaknesses which make them fitted to repairing gadgets, therapeutic different counselors or constructing traps.
The trailer above reveals each side in motion, with counselors combating for his or her lives as Jason pursues them. Jason can tear down partitions with a fireplace axe, take out the facility mills lighting up one of many lodges and even cease an escaping automotive along with his monstrous power. Nowhere is secure should you’re taking part in towards a reliable Jason participant, so anticipate just a few screams over the microphone should you get matched towards one.
Friday the 13th: The Game will launch May 26 on Steam for $40. A bodily model can be accessible, alongside a restricted collector’s version which comes with a particular steel-case and artwork cowl. For those that are wanting some solo scares, a free replace can be arriving in the summertime which provides a single-player marketing campaign to proceedings.