Bethesda announced they are working on Prey, a reimagining of the original game. So the original was released July 11, 2006 for the XB360 and PC. If you haven’t played it, it was a fantastic game. critics and gamers who played the game loved it. They started working on a Prey 2 and then cancelled it. So now they have announced a reimaging of a 10 year old game..um..ok. Could be good. Just wonder what happened to originality? Maybe I am just sore because they didn’t announce a new elderscrolls. Anyway here is the official announcement.
Renowned Team at Arkane Studios Reveal Vision for Sci-Fi Franchise
June 12, 2016 (Rockville, MD) – Bethesda Softworks®, a ZeniMax® Media company, today announced Prey, a first-person sci-fi action game from Arkane® Studios – the award-winning creators of the 2012 ‘Game of the Year’, Dishonored®. Known for their creative gameplay, distinctive worlds and immersive stories, Arkane reimagines this franchise from the ground up, with an added psychological twist. Prey is slated for release in 2017 on the Xbox One, PlayStation® 4 computer entertainment system and PC.
In Prey, you awaken aboard Talos I, a space station orbiting the moon in the year 2032. You are the key subject of an experiment meant to alter humanity forever – but things have gone terribly wrong. The space station has been overrun by hostile aliens and you are now being hunted. As you dig into the dark secrets of Talos I and your own past, you must survive using the tools found on the station, your wits, weapons, and mind-bending abilities.
“At Arkane, our passion for creating unique worlds where you can improvise, experiment and play your way has driven our vision for Prey,” said Raphael Colantonio, president and co-creative director at Arkane Studios. “We’re excited to show you more of the sci-fi world we’re creating at QuakeCon this summer.”
The game’s official announcement trailer can be viewed today at: www.prey.com .
Prey has not yet been rated by the ESRB.