Observer

First-person psychological horror from Polish development studio Bloober Team, known best for another horror game, entitled Layers of Fear. Observer is set in a cyberpunk universe, in Cracow of 2048. In the game you play as Daniel Lazarski (starred by Rutger Hauer, known from the film Blade Runner), a detective able to hack into people’s minds. The game’s story starts when the main hero gets a letter from his missing son, who turns out to be a high-ranking engineer working for a powerful corporation. The protagonist picks up an investigation that takes him to the slums of Cracow and forces him to relive dark memories and nightmares of both criminals and their victims. When it comes to gameplay, Observer is a first-person adventure game with survival horror mechanics. Most of the time the player explores grim locations and interacts with characters encountered on the way. An important aspect of gameplay are sequences in which the protagonist hacks into minds of suspects and becomes part of their worst nightmares.

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PC / Windows
Game Observer (PC) Cover
Observer

Observer | PC

Observer release date for PC:

game language:
English

15 August 2017 | Worldwide

15 August 2017 | Europe

15 August 2017 | USA

Game mode: single player
Game score 7.9 / 10 calculated out of 78 players' votes.  
Expectations before the premiere: 9.7 / 10 calculated out of 78 players' votes.  

Microsoft XBOX ONE
Game Observer (XONE) Cover
Observer

Observer | XBOX ONE

Observer release date for XBOX ONE:

game language:
English

15 August 2017 | Worldwide

15 August 2017 | Europe PAL

15 August 2017 | USA NTSC

Game mode: single player
Expectations: 10 / 10 calculated out of 6 players' votes.  

Sony PlayStation 4
Game Observer (PS4) Cover
Observer

Observer | PS4

Observer release date for PS4:

game language:
English

15 August 2017 | Worldwide

15 August 2017 | Europe PAL

15 August 2017 | USA NTSC

Game mode: single player

Released for PlayStation 4, Observer is a first-person psychological horror from Polish development studio Bloober Team, known best for another horror game, entitled Layers of Fear.

Plot

Observer is set in a dystopian vision of the future, in Cracow of 2048. The player assumes the role of Daniel Lazarski (starred by Rutger Hauer, the actor known from the film Blade Runner), one of neuro detectives called Observers, able to hack into the minds of suspects. He works for an elite police unit funded by the powerful Chiron Corporation.

The game’s story starts when the main hero receives a letter from his missing son, who turns out to be a high-ranking engineer working for Chiron Corporation. The protagonist picks up the investigation that takes him to the slums of Cracow and forces him to relive dark memories and nightmares of both criminals and their victims.

Mechanics

Observer for PlayStation 4 is a first-person adventure game based on survival horror mechanics. Most of the time the player explores grim locations and interacts with characters encountered on the way. An important aspect of gameplay are sequences in which the protagonist hacks into minds of suspects and becomes part of their nightmares, originating from their deepest fears. In those moments the game resembles a classic survival horror, in which you witness disturbing, paranormal events and avoid deadly dangers.

PEGI Rating

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.
Observer launch trailer

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Observer Game Guide

game guide 15 August 2017

This guide to Observer contains full walkthrough, which describes all steps that are necessary to finish it. The guide includes information on how to complete investigations, find material evidence and play through the mind-hacking sequences

Observer announced – a new FPP horror game from the devs of Layers of Fear

News 14 June 2016 14:00

Observer, a new first-person horror game from the developers of Layers of Fear, was announced during PC Gaming Show at E3 2016.