Oxenfree II: Misplaced Indicators, the comply with as much as supernatural thriller Oxenfree, will launch on July 12 on Netflix, Nintendo Swap, PlayStation 4, PS5 and Steam. The sport was developed by Night time Faculty Studio, a gaming studio that Netflix acquired again in 2021. Night time Faculty Studio initially deliberate to launch Oxenfree II: Misplaced Indicators in 2022, however delayed the discharge date to 2023.
“Set 5 years after the occasions of the primary sport, which continues to be celebrated for its compelling storytelling, relatable characters and charming artwork fashion, Oxenfree II: Misplaced Indicators will take gamers on a gripping narrative-driven journey that includes an all-new solid of characters and authentic story,” Netflix teased in a press launch.
The sport follows the story of Riley Poverly, an environmental researcher who returns to her hometown Camena to analyze unnaturally occurring radio frequency indicators inflicting disturbances in digital gear.
At launch, Oxenfree II: Misplaced Indicators will characteristic localized interface and subtitle assist for Arabic, Chinese language (Simplified) , Chinese language (Conventional), Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Malay, Norwegian Bokmål, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese, Romanian, Spanish, Spanish (Spain), Swedish, Turkish, Ukrainian and Vietnamese.
Nigh Faculty Studio was the primary gaming studio that Netflix acquired. Since then, the streaming large has acquired a number of different studios, together with Spry Fox, Subsequent Video games and Boss Battle Leisure. Netflix additionally opened a brand new gaming studio in Southern California and established an inside video games studio based mostly in Helsinki, Finland, led by the co-founder and normal supervisor of the Zynga Helsinki sport growth studio, Marko Lastikka.
In the present day’s announcement comes as Netflix not too long ago revealed that it has 40 video games slated for launch this 12 months and has 70 in growth with its companions. The streaming service additionally has 16 video games at the moment being developed by its in-house sport studios.
Netflix launched video games in November 2021 and has launched 55 titles since then. Netflix VP of Exterior Video games Leanne Loombe informed reporters throughout a briefing final month that the corporate is primarily centered on cell, however that it’s working by itself cloud streaming expertise, as was revealed by Netflix VP of Gaming Mike Verdu at TechCrunch Disrupt final October.