The Assignment is the first DLC for Evil Within – a third-person survival horror game by Tango Gameworks. It is a part of the season pass, divided into three parts, which in total offers 15-20 additional hours of gameplay.
The action of The Assignment takes place during the events of the original game, allowing to observe them from a different perspective. It focuses on three detectives send to investigate brutal murders committed in a mental institution. At the spot, it turns out that the place is surrounded by squad cars, but there is nobody to be found around.
The protagonist of the add-on is Juli Kidman, partner of the protagonist of The Evil Within. The player therefore gets to find out what caused her mysterious disappearances, as well as new details of the story. At the same time, the scenario raises new questions, so that the gameplay is accompanied by an aura of mystery and horror. The missions with Juli are even darker and more claustrophobic. The player discovers a new motive in the story mainly by exploration and solving puzzles. The game also contains action sequences in which you either escape or fight abominable monsters.
PC / Windows
Recommended: Core i7 3.5 GHz, 4 GB RAM, graphic card 2 GB GeForce GTX 670 or better, Windows 7/8 64-bit
Minimum: Core i7 3.5 GHz, 4 GB RAM, graphic card 1 GB GeForce GTX 460 or better, Windows 7(SP1)/8.1 64-bit