Call of Cthulhu’s gamescom 2018 Trailer Involves Some Serious Choices

Ready for Call of Cthulhu? Focus Home Interactive and Cyanide offered a closer look at this promising, RPG-flavored horror game at gamescom 2018. Judging from what we’ve seen so far, there will be plenty to do and you will have a lot of choices to make along the way. For example, the brand new Call of Cthulhu Gamescom trailer takes us through some of these choices.

In the beginning of this Call of Cthulhu trailer, we see how the main character can behave when encountering certain characters. H.P. Lovecraft aficionados might have some concerns as to its authenticity. It appears the aesthetic might be accurate. In other words, you can bet it’ll be scary as hell, something people may have picked up on in prior game footage.

Have a look below:


Here’s a bit more information from Call of Cthulhu’s press release:

Call of Cthulhu, the official videogame inspired by Chaosium’s classic pen and paper RPG, is set to unleash madness when the game releases for consoles and PC on October 30. Today, prepare your mind for all-new gameplay, taken from Edward Pierce’s investigations within the Hawkins Mansion.

In Call of Cthulhu, feel the influence of Lovecraftian Old Gods and other cosmic horrors, as you delve into the circumstances behind the tragic deaths of the Hawkins family. Helped and hindered by the mysterious locals of Darkwater Island, your journey cuts the line between sanity and madness as the hunt for truth brings Pierce ever closer to the Great Dreamer.

This gameplay trailer takes place during the early stages of Pierce’s investigation, though the influence of the Great Old Ones is already creeping into effect. To uncover the truth, players must unearth clues, interrogate locals, solve crime scenes and overcome dangers both physical and mental.

Call of Cthulhu is coming to the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC on October 30, 2018. Let us know if you’re excited about the it!

[Source: Focus Home Interactive YouTube]