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Procedural Cult Infiltration: The Church In The Darkness

Newly-announced top-down stealth game The Church in the Darkness [official site] will see a former cop infiltrating a suicide cult’s Jonestown-y compound – by stealth, by persuasion, by force – to rescue his nephew from the influence of charismatic leaders played by Ellen McLain and John Patrick Lowrie (Portal’s GLaDOS and TF2’s Sniper).

Or maybe it won’t. Maybe they’re not a suicide cult. Maybe they’re fine and happy, and you’re a monster. The Church in the Darkness is procedurally generated, see, and each run will change people’s allegiances and beliefs as well as obvious things like the camp layout. Sounds interesting, dunnit?

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