Dear Charlotte EP1, a survival horror game from developers Method to Madness Studios, inspired by the works of famous studios such as Frictional games and Red Barrels, has gotten an annoucement trailer, showing off the game in all of its glorious horror. You can watch the trailer for the game below. Dear Charlotte EP1 happens within the ruins of ‘Quantic Medical Research Facility’.
When an outbreak happens at the facility, you are rescued by one of the research scientists, named Dr. Kremlin; a mad scientist who is believed to be the cause of the predicament you are in. Using his guidance the player must discover clues as to how he can manage to escape the facility. EP1 describes the events of how the player managed to escape this facility with the help of an unknown force. The game is a bold re-imagining of the classic survival horror genre for the modern day gamer. Blending a deep narrative with terrifying atmosphere and tension filled survival gameplay, Dear Charlotte is an imaginative take on the long lost genre, perfectly portrayed in games like Silent Hill. The game is dark,intense, and disturbing.
Describing the game, Method to Madness said:
“Your name is John. You wake up in a familiar world but something has changed. Your surroundings are toxic and you are only alive because of the hazmat suit you’re in. Your communicator beeps and you hear a familiar voice is heard on the other side. The voice tells you that he is your creator, and you must listen to him in order to stay alive.”
Method to Madness Studios is a small self-funded studio from South-India. The studio was founded by brothers Jeffy and Joel Zachariah. What originated as a pet project , the idea has become full-fledged project making this their first venture into the independent game development scene. The studio is devoted to bringing a unique and compelling narrative experiences in each of their titles.