Shadow of Conspiracy: Section 2 should lead you into a cyberpunk version of Berlin and enable challenging fights. A first gameplay trailer provides insights.
Shadow of Conspiracy: Section 2 Release Date and Platforms
The Germany-based Elysium Game Studio has announced a new game called Shadow of Conspiracy: Section 2. It’s in development for PS5, Xbox Series X/S, and PC. The release date was not mentioned. However, you can watch a video with a gameplay trailer at the bottom of this article.
As per the details given by the developer, the game is a story-driven first/third-person action role-playing game that aims to combine shooter and stealth mechanics. The fighting sequences are described as “challenging”.
In any case, in the video below, the opponents often seem like deaf and indifferent extras. Nor do they give the impression in shootings that they want to fend off the protagonist purposefully and tactically sensibly.
It should be worth mentioning that according to the video description, the game was created by a small indie team and the gameplay trailer shown reveals an excerpt from an early phase. The game is still in progress and improvements can be expected before it is released.
Shadow of Conspiracy: Section 2 is based on Unreal Engine 5 and, thanks to the implementation of Metahuman, that should enable photo-realistic characters. According to their own statement, the makers were inspired by films such as Blade Runner and Ghost in the Shell (1995), but also by games such as The Last of Us and the Metal Gear Solid series.
The title transports you to Berlin in the year 2087. The location is described as a cyberpunk metropolis that is shielded from its destroyed open-world environment by massive walls. Ultimately, you will meet residents who are plagued by corruption, inequality, and cyberization. The gameplay trailer mentioned at the beginning is as follows: