The Arkham Horror board game franchise announced some amazing news. Now, Asmodee Digital has revealed a new digital game from Artefacts Studio set in the very universe called Arkham Horror: Mother’s Embrace.
The game is a squad-based narrative adventure game with parts of exploration, investigation, and tactical RPG combat forms. Players will be able to pick from 12 of the most famous protagonists in the Arkham Horror franchise to team up and stop the Lovecraftian nightmares.
The year is 1926, and a professor of astronomy is found dead in her mansion, the apparent victim of a heinous murder. Players must pick from 12 of the most iconic protagonists from the Arkham Horror universe, each with a unique skill set, and assemble a team of investigators to uncover the secrets behind this mysterious death.
As investigators face off against Lovecraftian horrors, they will descend deeper into the depths of madness, affecting their level of sanity and causing traumas that will impact the course of their investigation. Along with facing curious science, living nightmares and a sinister cult, players will combat an array of enemies in turn-based combat, all while attempting to retain their sanity. Developed by Artefacts Studio and featuring an original story, Arkham Horror: Mother’s Embrace plunges players into the engrossing pulp world of 1920s America to combat unseen supernatural and psychological horrors true to the Lovecraftian spirit.
I am so happy about this game and can’t wait to play the game, The new game will also be available on Nintendo Switch, PS4, and Xbox One in 2021 for $19.99.