An official batch of screenshots from the upcoming Dead Space remake have surfaced online via a recent Xbox Store update. The few images give us a better glimpse into the detailed visuals, lighting and character models that developer EA Motive have cooked up. Additionally, the Xbox Store listing also mentions “in-app purchases,” which could indicate that we’ll see microtransactions in the game.
Rumours have been circling online about EA potentially giving the Dead Space remake a big unveiling sometime in October, which may offer us gameplay and more details. So far, the project has been kept under wraps with information being drip-fed through developer diary videos, early development builds and behind-the-scenes looks. We may finally have a good look at the final product through these three screenshots.
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The screenshots below were pulled from the Xbox Store listing for the Dead Space remake, which was updated today:
Apart from the screenshots, the Xbox Store listing also gave us a description of the Dead Space remake.
The sci-fi survival horror classic Dead Space™ returns, completely rebuilt from the ground up to offer a deeper and more immersive experience. This remake brings jaw-dropping visual fidelity, suspenseful atmospheric audio, and improvements to gameplay while staying faithful to the original game’s thrilling vision.
Isaac Clarke is an everyman engineer on a mission to repair a vast mining ship, the USG Ishimura, only to discover something has gone horribly wrong. The ship’s crew has been slaughtered and Isaac’s beloved partner, Nicole, is lost somewhere on board.
Now alone and armed with only his engineering tools and skills, Isaac races to find Nicole as the nightmarish mystery of what happened aboard the Ishimura unravels around him. Trapped with hostile creatures called Necromorphs, Isaac faces a battle for survival, not only against the escalating terrors of the ship but his own crumbling sanity.
IMMERSE YOURSELF IN NEXT-GEN SCI-FI HORROR
A sci-fi horror classic returns fully rebuilt from the ground up with elevated visual fidelity and 3D atmospheric audio. From the frighteningly detailed rooms and workspaces of a slaughtered crew to the eerie atmospheric sounds of a desolate spaceship, you’ll explore a stunning sci-fi setting full of unpredictable and tense moments without interruption.
UNRAVEL THE MYSTERY ABOARD THE USG ISHIMURA
What starts as a routine repair mission for engineer Isaac Clarke and the crew of the USG Kellion quickly turns into a battle for survival as the truth behind the horrors on board begins to unravel. Following an expanded narrative experience, uncover the dark secrets behind the events aboard the USG Ishimura through the final logs of the ill-fated crew and your encounters with the few survivors that remain.
IMPROVISE TO SURVIVE
Confront the nightmare aboard the USG Ishimura with genre-defining strategic dismemberment gameplay. Repurpose and upgrade Isaac’s engineering tools to creatively defeat and dismember enemies– peeling them down to flesh and bone.
Dead Space launches on 27 January 2023 for PS5, Xbox Series X/S and PC.
Source: Xbox Store