I gave it a huge chance and pushed through the bitterness of everything listed above, but it was at that point I’d detected that Airtight Games had sprung a leak in its hull, and it’s a real shame. The concept and setting here were ripe for out-of-left-field explosiveness, but due to a lack of direction and capitalisation, and likely a small budget, all we’re left with is a lifeless game that fails to live up to its potential.Check out the full review of Murdered: Soul Suspect to read up on Steve's complete thoughts.
Murdered: Soul Suspect™ challenges gamers to solve the hardest case of all... their own murder. Ronan O'Connor, a detective with the Salem police, has his life brought to a brutal end by a masked killer.The trailer is titled "The Bell Killer" which is the nickname given to the mystery serial killer responsible for murdering our player character. Check out the video below.
Caught in the purgatorial world of Dusk he must combine his investigative skills with powerful supernatural abilities to uncover the shocking link between his own death and a series of killings terrifying the town of Salem.
As Ronan digs deeper into the investigation of his own murder, both he and Joy realize Salem has been hiding a secret far darker than they ever anticipated.Murdered: Soul Suspect comes courtesy of developer Airtight Games, the Kim Swift-led developer of Quantum Conundrum and Soul Fjord. It is due out on PC, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One come June 6th.
Murdered: Soul Suspect challenges gamers to solve the hardest case of all... their own murder. Ronan O'Connor, a detective with the Salem police, has his life brought to a brutal end by a masked killer.
MURDERED: SOUL SUSPECT sees players take the role of Ronan O’Connor, a detective with a checkered past, whose life is brought to an untimely end by a brutal and relentless killer. Unable to move on and stuck in the limbo world of Dusk, he won’t find peace until he can bring his killer to justice from the afterlife.Square Enix has yet to unveil any information on what we can expect in the form of pre-order material outside of America, but for those fortunate to be in America you'll be getting an interactive digital strategy map. The map, accessible via computer or tablet, will help players unearth all of Salem’s secrets, including the location of hundreds of in-game items including quest givers, collectibles, and Easter Eggs.
Using his new-found supernatural abilities, Ronan is free to explore the town of Salem, Massachusetts, from his shadowy afterlife. Unable to communicate with the detectives on his case, Ronan must read the minds of the living, influencing their thoughts and actions. As part of his investigation, he must interrogate the ghosts of Salem’s past citizens to piece together the puzzle, while battling demonic spirits to save his soul and uncover the shocking truth about who is responsible for his death.
The new console versions will offer increased visual fidelity via native 1080p output. Elements such as subsurface scattering and an increased particle count will depict an even more immersive ghost world and cast as players guide slain Salem detective Ronan O’Connor on a quest to find his killer and escape the limbo-like world of Dusk.Alongside the console confirmation Square Enix has also revealed a new gameplay trailer, taking a deeper look into how you'll investigate your own murder with the help of a ghost-seeing girl. Check it out.