Dark sci-fi action adventure game Scars Above announced for consoles, PC

A challenging science-fiction action game with a balance of combat and exploration.

Scars Above

Prime Matter, the new publishing label under Koch Media, and developer Mad Head Games have announced dark science-fiction action adventure game Scars Above for consoles and PC. Specific consoles were not announced. It will launch in 2022.

Here is an overview of the game, via Prime Matter:

Scars Above is a challenging science-fiction action game with a balance of combat and exploration that allows players to make smart choices and use believable weapons and technology to overcome terrifying monsters on a planet of mesmerizing beauty and horrible nightmares.

“We are beyond excited to give people the first sneak peek at our upcoming title Scars Above,” said Mad Head Games director Ivan Zorkic in a press release. “While we’re not giving to much away at present—no spoilers if you will—but the story revolves round our main protagonist, Kate Ward, a scientist and astronaut stranded on a strange and hostile alien world.”

Zorkic continued, “Our partnership will help bring Scars Above to a truly global level through Koch Media’s teams across every continent and major territory. We’re really excited for the future and we can’t wait for players to experience Scars Above for themselves.”

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