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Layers of Fear 2

The second installment of a horror adventure game cycle, developed by the Polish studio Bloober Team. In Layers of Fear 2, we get aboard a ship on the high seas and take part in the making of another masterpiece film.

Adventure | FPP | horror | Polish | interwar period

Layers of Fear 2 Release Date

28May2019

PC PS4 XONE

20May2021

Switch

developer: Bloober Team publisher: Gun Media Official website

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Layers of Fear 2 is a continuation of a horror adventure game from 2016. The production was developed by Bloober Team, the authors of the original. The game was released by Gun Media. The title was initially known as Project Melies, a reference to the name of one of the cinema's pioneers, Georges Mélies.

Plot

In Layers of Fear 2 players once again play as the artist whose aim is to complete his masterpiece. This time, however, we are not talking about a picture, but about a movie. The mansion know from the first game was replaced with a ship sailing on an open sea.

Mechanics

The action in Layers of Fear 2 is presented from the first person perspective (FPP). The gameplay consists primarily of walking around the ship's deck and observing the paranormal phenomena taking place on it, as well as gradually discovering the history of the protagonist, by reading notes scattered around the locations or listening to the hero's memories. Besides, the game does not lack logical and environmental puzzles and arcade elements.

Technical aspects

Layers of Fear 2 has three-dimensional graphics of decent quality. The game's sound aspect is also at a high level - the narrator is played by Tony Todd, known from iconic horror movies.

Game mode: single player  

Media type: 14+ GB

User score: 5,5 / 10 based on 402 votes.

Pre-release expectations: 7.7 / 10 based on 127 votes.

PEGI rating Layers of Fear 2

Age rating. The PEGI rating considers the age suitability of a game, not the level of difficulty. Game contains bad language. Game contains depictions of violence.

Layers of Fear 2 System requirements

PC / Windows

PC / Windows

  • Minimum:
  • Intel Core i5-3470 3.2 GHz / AMD A8-7600 3.1 GHz
  • 5 GB RAM
  • graphic card 2 GB GeForce GTX 750 Ti / Radeon R7 265 or better
  • 14 GB HDD
  • Windows 7 64-bit
  • Recommended:
  • Intel Core i5-6500 3.2 GHz / AMD Ryzen 5 1600 3.2 GHz
  • 8 GB RAM
  • graphic card 8 GB GeForce GTX 1070 / Radeon RX 590 or better
  • 14 GB HDD
  • Windows 10 64-bit
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