Maid of Sker coming to PS5 and Xbox Series on May 26 alongside ‘FPS Challenge Modes’ update

One-second load times on PlayStation 5.

Maid of Sker

Wales Interactive will release PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series versions of survival horror game Maid of Sker on May 26 alongside a free update for the existing PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC versions that adds first-person shooting challenge modes, the publisher and developer announced.

Here is an overview of the update and enhanced editions, via Wales Interactive:

Free Update

  • Game Modes
    • The Long Night
      • Escape the terror of Sker Hotel.
      • An array of weapons at your disposal, featuring a felling axe, .357 Magnum, sawn-off double-barreled shotgun, and a bolt-action infantry rifle.
      • Lives are limited, you get three chances only.
    • Axe of Kindness
      • Get up close and personal with your felling axe!
      • A life-saver, receive full health on respawn.
      • Lives are limited, you get three chances only.
    • Nightmare at the Hotel
      • A full array of weapons at your disposal.
      • Enemies are much stronger and harder to take down.
      • Take no chances, respawns are unavailable.
      • An extreme challenge!
    • In Darkness
      • A full array of weapons, and a flashlight, at your disposal.
      • Darkness prevails and health doesn’t restore.
      • Lives are limited, you get three chances only.
  • Weapons
    • Felling axe
    • .357 Magnum
    • Sawn-off double-barreled shotgun
    • Bolt-action infantry rifle
  • Enemies – Six enemies patrolling Sker Hotel, some new, some familiar, all with unique powerful abilities.
  • Achievements – 10 new Achievements / Trophies added.
  • Additional – Support added for PlayStation DualSense Controller.

Enhanced Editions / Technical Improvements

  • PlayStation 5
    • FPS Challenge Modes.
    • 4K resolution at 30 frames per second / 1440p resolution at 60 frames per second modes (Fidelity / Performance).
    • DualSense haptic feedback. Better footsteps, gunshots, bumping into things, healing etc.
    • DualSense Adaptive Triggers. Used on different guns, including phonic modulators.
    • Has different strengths, how hard it is, when it releases, etc.
    • Improved texture resolution.
    • Quicker loading times. One second on PlayStation 5 (was 10 to 15 seconds on PlayStation 4 / 3 to 4 seconds on PlayStation 5 with backward compatibility).
  • Xbox Series
    • FPS Challenge Modes.
    • Xbox Series X – 4K resolution at 30 frames per second / 1440p resolution at 60 frames per second modes (Fidelity / Performance).
    • XSS – 1080p resolution at 30 frames per second.
    • Improved texture resolution.
    • Quicker loading times.
  • PlayStation 4 and Xbox One
    • FPS Challenge Modes.
  • Windows 10 PC
    • New release on Microsoft Store.
    • Uncapped frame rate and resolution.
    • Supports Xbox Play Anywhere.

Maid of Sker is available now for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC via Steam.

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