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High Pressure: New SOMA Trailer

Thomas Grip's Avatar + Posted by Thomas Grip on Apr 03, 2014

That’s right, our next game will be set deep below the water’s surface – at the bottom of the sea. It was a decision which came very swiftly; Jens (co-founder of Frictional Games) and I sort of decided it on whim during a meet-up. But it’s something that had been brewing inside us for a long time. Most of our earth is covered in ocean, and yet it’s something that we know very little about. It is an incredibly hostile environment filled with strange creatures, and it is right on our door step.

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SOMA Update, New Trailer: Crafting Survival Horror on PS4

Thomas Grip's Avatar + Posted by Thomas Grip on Mar 05, 2014

Time for a little update on how SOMA is doing. (A brief summary for those who don’t already know: SOMA is a sci-fi horror game from the creators of Amnesia: The Dark Descent that will tackle unsettling questions about consciousness. It will be released on PS4 in 2015.)

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SOMA: Frictional Games Brings Sci-Fi Horror to PS4

Thomas Grip's Avatar + Posted by Thomas Grip on Oct 11, 2013

So, what exactly is SOMA? Briefly stated, it is a sci-fi horror game played from a first person perspective. You are not a space marine though; you’re a normal, very exposed person trapped in a nightmarish world. SOMA is a game about exploration, survival and immersing you inside an interactive narrative.

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