Konami has announced ‘interactive streaming series’ Silent Hill: Ascension
The publisher says the series will let the entire community ‘shape the canon of Silent Hill’
Konami has announced an interactive streaming series called Silent Hill: Ascension.
Revealed during the Silent Hill: Transmission stream on Wednesday, Silent Hill: Ascension is billed as an “interactive streaming series where the entire community shapes the canon of Silent Hill.”
While few details were given, Silent Hill: Ascension appears to allow groups of viewers to collectively decide what happens next in the story.
The project will launch in July 2023 and you can watch the teaser video below.
Today’s Silent Hill showcase was also used to announce several other projects. Following months of speculation, Konami officially confirmed a Silent Hill 2 remake is in the works at Bloober Team.
The game will be released for PS5 as a console exclusive, as well as PC, Konami said, and original creators such as art director Masahiro Ito and composer Akira Yamaoka are said to be “closely” involved.
It also revealed Silent Hill F, “a completely new story set in 1960s Japan featuring a beautiful, yet horrifying world”.
And it announced Silent Hill Townfall, which is in development at Scottish studio NoCode and will be published by Annapurna Interactive.