Rotterdam, The Netherlands – 27 September 2022.
The Netherlands-based indie games developer/publisher SOEDESCO and US-based indie games developer Indigo Studios, today announced with great pride and delight that their first-person horror mystery game “Charon’s Staircase”, is coming both digitally and physically to PC (via Steam) and consoles (PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X, Xbox One, and the Nintendo Switch) on October 28th, 2022.
In “Charon’s Staircase”, players will take on the role of the agent “Desmond”, and will be assigned the task of retrieving and destroying confidential documents that reveal the horrific past of numerous inhumane and sinister acts committed by The Ministry in the 1970s. However, something dark and ominous lurks around the corner, and a grisly discovery awaits – Project Alpha.
About Charon’s Staircase
In the 1970s, a totalitarian regime known as The Ministry ruled with an iron fist. They committed numerous inhumane and sinister acts during their reign, but those days are over, as they now aspire to join the European Union.
You play as an agent codenamed: ‘Desmond’, sent by The Ministry who is tasked with retrieving and destroying classified documents from the Oack Grove estate, that reveal the horrifying activities that happened in the past. Your journey, however, leads you to an unpleasant and gruesome discovery – Project Alpha.
Uncover the secrets about Project Alpha and discover what The Ministry has been hiding for years
Survive a hellish nightmare and escape the horrors of Oack Grove
Solve the mysteries and puzzles that you encounter during your mission
Explore a dark and stunning atmosphere inspired by the 70s Central European era
SOEDESCO is an independent video game developer, publisher and distributor founded in 2002 by Soedesh Chauthi with its headquarters in Rotterdam, the Netherlands and offices in Madrid, Spain & Pilsen, Czech Republic. We deliver creative content across multiple genres and platforms for a worldwide audience in physical and digital formats.
Our portfolio consists of titles such as Petit Island, Lemon Cake, Bunny Park, Airoheart, Monster Crown, Owlboy, Saint Kotar, Monstrum, and Among the Sleep, as well as original SOEDESCO IPs Truck Driver®, Adam’s Venture®, Real Farm and Dollhouse.
Jonas “O.J” Ek
The Gaming Ground
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