In 2015 the developer released Supermassive Games his first interactive drama horror game, Until Dawn. The gameplay involved fast-paced events and decisions that ultimately determined the fate of the characters. Since then, the developer has titled a series of anthology games with the same style of gameplay The Dark Pictures Anthology created. The next part is titled The Devil in Me.
Supermassive Games has released a new Dark Pictures Anthology game every year since its initial release in 2019. The Devil in Me is set to hit shelves later this year and now we may know when the game will even come out.
The Devil in Me was officially unveiled in October 2021 and currently has no set release date but will launch sometime this fall. Traditionally, the games were released near Halloween, with the last two parts releasing at the end of October. A recent post by Lumia updates indicates that the game will be pushed back a month after the traditional release date. Aggioranmenti Lumia regularly posts alleged leaks. According to Lumia, The Devil in Me will be released on November 30th.
NAMCO – THE DARK PICTURES ANTHOLOGY: THE DEVIL IN ME | Release Date: November 30 pic.twitter.com/fiI2N3Wxqx
– Lumia updates (@ALumia_Italia) July 29, 2022
This particular release date seems a little strange. As mentioned earlier, games are traditionally released in the fall and usually before Halloween to capitalize on the season. Even stranger is the fact that November 30th falls on a Wednesday, as video games are typically released on either Tuesday or Friday. One of the latest games breaking this mold is God of War: Ragnarok which will be released on Wednesday November 9th. claimed earlier this month PlayStation Game Size However, The Devil in Me will be released on October 21st. Whether one of the two leaks is true remains to be seen in the future.
🚨 The Dark Pictures Anthology: The Devil In Me , October 21 🤔 pic.twitter.com/2vWnvXwMTn
— PlayStation Game Size (@PlaystationSize) July 23, 2022
The Devil in Me marks the end of what Supermassive Games described as the first season of the series. Earlier this year, the developer of Nordisk Games accepted. It is currently unclear whether the company’s new owner intends to continue the series.
The Dark Pictures: The Devil in Me is coming to PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One and Xbox Series X/S later this year. Those looking to play something else until then should check out Supermassive Games’ The Quarry.