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Hidden Agenda

An cooperative adventure detective thriller game developed by Supermassive Games. Hidden Agenda is based on popular movies and TV series of this genre. It tells the story of two female protagonists: a policewoman and a district attorney who are on the track of a serial killer. Up to five players can participate in the game, although it is also possible to play the title alone. All players are using a special phone app called PlayLink. By using the action cards displayed on the smartphone and by playing according to the game’s instructions, the players are influencing the whole plot by deciding the fate of the protagonists and the victims of the killer. The choices of the group determine who will die and who will survive. The title features a large variety of different endings.

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Sony PlayStation 4
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Hidden Agenda

Hidden Agenda | PS4

Hidden Agenda release date for PS4:

game language:
English

24 October 2017 | Worldwide

22 November 2017 | Europe PAL

24 October 2017 | USA NTSC

Game mode: single / multiplayer , multiplayer mode: common screen, players: 1-5
Expectations: 9.5 / 10 calculated out of 61 players' votes.  

Hidden Agenda is an action-adventure crime thriller game. It was developed by Supermassive Games, the creators of well received Until Dawn. Similarly to the previous game of this developer, the new title was released on PlayStation 4.

Plot

In Hidden Agenda the players assume control of two female protagonists – Becky Marnie, a homicide detective and Felicity Graves – a district attorney. Together they investigate the case of a serial murderer known as The Trapper. They are trying to solve the mystery of his crimes.

Mechanics

Hidden Agenda for PlayStation 4 can be played alone or together with up to four other players. The game is focused on decision making (frequently the choices are hard from a moral point of view). The decisions determine the path of the whole story. The consequences of choices can lead to various endings of the game.

The game utilizes a mobile application called PlayLink. Thank to it players can use their smartphones or tablets to shape the story of the game. They can decide what actions should the protagonists make and what the fate of the murderer will be. The choices are determined based on voting of the players. During the game the players must select special action cards and follow the instructions displayed on the screen of the device they hold in their hands. What’s interesting, from time to time one of the players receives a secret mission – then it’s up to him or her whether he or she will help realize the common goal or betrays other players, focusing on own intentions.

Technical aspects

Hidden Agenda for PlayStation 4 is powered by Unreal Engine 4. Thanks to that the three-dimensional graphics of the game are of high quality. Realistically animated and detailed faces of characters are especially worth attention.

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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.
Hidden Agenda E3 2017 trailer

Hidden Agenda E3 2017 trailer | 3:09

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