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  Claustrophobic Sci-Fi Horror Game “Syndrome”
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09/26/2017
 


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Nerve Shredding Deep Space Mystery Brings The Terror to Sci-Fi Gaming Fans

Sheffield, United Kingdom - September 26, 2017 - Bigmoon Entertainment and Camel 101 announced today that Syndrome, a survival horror game is coming to Sony Playstation 4, Microsoft Xbox One and PC with compatibility for PS VR, HTC Vive and Oculus Rift on October 6th. Taking place on board the claustrophobic corridors of the SPS Valkenburg, a deep space exploration and science ship, Syndrome teems with physical threats and psychologic sci-fi horror as you use stealth and evasion to explore the desolate spaceship and unravel the catastrophic events that led to its demise.

Syndrome places you in a living hell aboard a deserted spaceship, with only stealth and your intuition to guide you as you start to find the bodies of dead crewmen”, said Paulo J. Games, Game Director of Bigmoon Entertainment. "Be warned, as hardcore horror genre fans, we made sure the experience is truly terrifying - especially on VR - so give it a try and see for yourselves, if you dare.”

Syndrome takes the horror genre back to its terrifying roots as players wake up on a deserted and adrift spaceship, dazed and confused from a deep cryosleep, only to discover that most of the crew are dead or… changed. In order to survive the horrors that lurk in the shadows, players must explore the eerie confines of the ship in search of the last few weapons aboard, moving as stealthily as possible to evade direct enemy combat. Amidst numerous reactive adversaries  awaiting close by, players interact with keypads and computer consoles to find clues as to what happened aboard and how to escape the deadly syndrome alive.

The game includes an endless VR Survival mode that places players in a horrifying position as they scavenge the ship for weapons and supplies to face waves after waves of enemies set to destroy and dismember anything in their sight. How many days will you survive?

Syndrome has been nominated for several awards, including AMG’s Best Graphics Award and Reboot Develop’s Best Indie Award. Syndrome will be distributed in Europe by Funbox Media for PC, Playstation 4 and Xbox One for horror enthusiasts to dive into on October 6th, priced at 34.99£ / 39.99€ / $39.99.

Find out more about Syndrome at http://syndromegame.com/.  

Watch Syndrome VR reaction video

About BIGMOON ENTERTAINMENT

Since its foundation, BIGMOON has set a simple goal: develop and publish the best games  possible. The team loves great stories, fun characters, and innovative challenges. That’s why they put all their dedication and passion into creating and developing hardcore role-playing, action-adventure, horror and simulation games. Immersive stories, worlds to discover and great characters are in their DNA. BIGMOON is an independent publisher and developer for all major platforms, including Sony, Microsoft, and Nintendo. BIGMOON already developed other games such as Demons Age, Trapped Dead: Lockdown, Jagged Alliance: Back in Action and produced art on some well-known racing games such WRC 5, WRC 3 and MotoGP 13. For more information on BIGMOON, please visit: www.bigmoonstudios.com .

About CAMEL 101

Camel 101 is an independent and self-funded game development studio created by three friends who dreamt of making games. A small team that doesn’t limit itself to small projects, Camel 101 is constantly striving to outdo itself and create great experiences for players. To date, Camel 101 has released several PC titles that range from simpler casual games to complex space strategy war games. In the next year, the studio is expanding to the console market. For more information visit: www.camel101.com .

About FUNBOX MEDIA

Funbox Media, located in Chesterfield UK, is a third-party publisher for all video and mobile gaming platforms.  Originally focusing on casual, affordable games, Funbox strengthened its catalogue by bringing to market established brands such Warhammer 40,000: Deathwatch, the hit TV game show The Cube, MYST, Top Trumps Turbo, Don Bradman Cricket, Gem Smashers, XBLAZE CODE : EMBRYO and Space Hulk, alongside its existing impressive portfolio of titles.  Distributing to all PAL territories and with over 50 years of combined experience, Funbox Media Ltd is an established and reliable partner in the industry.  For more information about Funbox Media Ltd and their products, please visit: www.funboxmedia.co.uk .

Media contact:

Vaiva Vitkute

Plan of Attack on behalf of Bigmoon Entertainment

vaiva@planofattack.biz