Observer is a detective thriller set in 2084 where players will have to hack into the twisted minds of criminals and their victims as you traverse a surreal landscape, uncovering meaning behind imagery. It also features a genre-defining gameplay in an unsettling, dark dystopian future.
Fans who love games like L.A. Noire will find this game to their liking. The game was first launched for Xbox One, PC, and Mac sometime in August 2017. If you haven’t had a chance to pick it up on consoles, now is the time to get it as you can play it on-the-go.
Here’s an overview of the game, via Aspyr Media:
Observer is a cyberpunk, detective thriller set in the year 2084 in Krakow, Poland. The world lies in ruins with corporations seizing power after the fall of governments. You do their bidding. No lie will remain hidden from you, as you hack into the minds of those you interrogate. When your past catches up with you, you must act on your own and unravel the mystery of your son’s disappearance. Your name is Daniel Lazarski, you’re an Observer.
- Hack into the twisted minds of criminals and their victims as you traverse a surreal landscape, uncovering meaning behind imagery.
- Unique cyberpunk setting, as players find themselves in 2084 AD, Krakow, Poland.
- Genre-defining gameplay in an unsettling, dark dystopian future.
- Exercise your morality by making difficult choices in the futuristic slums, where the law is what you make it.
Observer is available now for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Mac. The Switch version via the Nintendo eShop will be available on February 7, 2019 and will retail at $29.99.
Check out the trailer for the Switch version below: