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[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

May 30, 2017 - Keeping quiet is key in Perception, a terrifying new adventure-horror released today by The Deep End Games and Feardemic; development of Perception was stacked with alums from the popular titles BioShock and Dead Space. We’ve had an overwhelming response regarding review codes for Perception, so please note that we may not be able to fulfill all incoming requests.

The Deep End Games and Feardemic are proud to announce the launch of Perception, the highly anticipated, narrative horror-adventure out now on Steam and for a special launch price of $19.99 ($22.99 regular price). In Perception, players take on the role of Cassie, a blind woman able to sense the world around her via echolocation, who is plagued with dreams of a haunted New England estate. Armed with only a cell phone with spotty reception, Cassie heads to Echo Bluff, and it turns out the place is worse than her nightmares. A wraith-like inhabitant known as ‘The Presence’ hunts the young intruder, but Cassie remains determined to uncover the secrets held within the estate’s walls.




Cassie must use her ultra-sensitive hearing to maneuver around the ancient estate and uncover the mysteries within. Each tap of her cane reveals the scenery around her, but also draws in the Presence, who is listening for the young woman. Cassie must avoid detection wherever possible in this cat-and-mouse thriller.

Cassie’s only hope at survival is to uncover the storied past of Echo Bluff, or she risks becoming one of its victims.

Game Features:

< >"See" using echolocation. Every sound creates a visual. Engage in a deadly game of hide and seek with relentless enemies, including The Presence. Trigger radical change at the Estate at Echo Bluff each time you solve its mysteries. Travel back through history to exorcise your own nightmares. Perception launches today on Steam and , and in the second week of June for PlayStation®4 and Xbox One.

About The Deep End Games

The Deep End Games is an independent game developer formed by industry veterans of games like the BioShock series, Rock Band, Dead Space and many more. Perception is a trademark of The Deep End Games.

About Feardemic

Feardemic is an independent videogame software publisher, based in Krakow, Poland. They are interested in publishing only exceptional and ambitious games that explore the psychological mindscape.

They're all about unconventional ways of thinking, and they build up a unique strategy for each title they work with. As a company, they have a developer backgrounds, so have a pretty solid grasp of how things work from the other side. They do what they do because they're truly passionate about good psychological horror and would love to see more and more of it.


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