Bloober Team Announces Cyberpunk Thriller Observer: System Redux Coming to PC. Next-Gen Demo Available on Steam Now!

Observer: System Redux is bringing augmented visuals, new gameplay, and expanded story to PC as well as next-gen consoles. A free demo of the next-gen experience is now available on Steam.

Kraków, Poland – August 28th, 2020 – As announced in the IGN event at Gamescom 2020, Bloober Team is bringing its rebuilt cyberpunk thriller, Observer: System Redux to PC as well as next-gen consoles. The PC version of Observer: System Redux will feature all of the upgraded visuals and additional content of the console release version, and will be released during holiday 2020 for $29.99 USD or €29.99.

Bloober Team is also announcing existing >Observer_ owners on Steam will have the option to upgrade to Observer: System Redux for 80% off until September 15th. Fans who pre-order will receive OST and artbook for free. The next-gen console launch of Observer: System Redux is still planned for Holiday 2020.

“When we announced Observer: System Redux for next-gen consoles, we had a huge response from our PC fans asking if the remaster would be coming to their platform of choice,” said Piotr Babieno, Bloober Team CEO. “We originally only planned to bring the game to consoles, but seeing the feedback we’ve heard from the community, we’re bringing the game to PC as well. As a way to thank our community, we’re putting this upgrade plan in place and looking into options to do the same on console if possible.”

An Observer: System Redux demo can be sampled for free on Steam right now during the Gamescom Steam demo event. While the demo is English-only, Observer: System Redux is planned to release in English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Japanese, Simplified Chinese, and Korean

The new Observer: System Redux is more than just a visual upgrade incorporating all the benefits of next-gen technology, it also brings a whole host of quality-of-life improvements, gameplay additions, and three new story missions featuring never-before-played content.

Observer: System Redux players will experience:

  • Three new major missions: Errant Signal, Her Fearful Symmetry, and It Runs in the Family
  • Updated characters models and new locations
  • Brand-new neuronal interrogation sequences
  • New stealth and mechanics
  • Undiscovered secrets
  • 4K resolution,
  • upgraded textures,
  • New animations, models and effects, and transformed with
  • Jaw-dropping Ray-Tracing and HDR lighting

The unique blend of cyberpunk and horror in Observer: System Redux features Rutger Hauer in one of his last voice-acting roles as Dan Lazarski/Observer.

Considered one of the best cyberpunk games coming to next-generation platforms, Observer: System Redux is the definitive vision of this horror tale, coming for the 2020 holiday season. Find out more at https://observersystemredux.com/

Story

The year is 2084.

The future has turned out much darker than anyone could imagine. First, there was the Nanophage. A digital plague that killed thousands upon thousands of those who chose to augment their minds and bodies.

Then came the War, leaving both the West and the East decimated and shattered. With no one left to seize power, corporations took over and forged their own crooked empires.

You are a tool of corporate oppression. Feared and despised, you hack into the darkest corners of your suspects’ minds. You creep into their dreams, expose their fears, and extract whatever your investigation may require.

You are an Observer.

 

What is System Redux?

Veteran Observers can dive deeper into this dystopian reality thanks to expanded gameplay and brand-new story content, while newcomers will get the chance to experience this cyberpunk thriller in all its chilling next-gen glory. Keep an eye out for more details on the enhancements in the coming weeks and months leading up to the premiere of next-generation consoles!

 

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About Bloober Team

Bloober Team S.A. is a Polish video game developer based in Kraków. Founded in November 2008 by Peter Babieno and Peter Bielatowicz, the company is best known for developing Layers of FearObserver, and Blair Witch. In January 2018, Bloober Team received the Paszport Polityki award in the “Digital Culture” category.