The trailer features the returning voice talents of Terri Brosius as SHODAN (Sentient Hyper-Optimized Data Access Network), a malevolent AI hellbent on humanity’s destruction. It also showcases new gameplay scenes, as well as a first look at some of the iconic areas from the 1994 original as reconstructed by Nightdive Studios.
Here is an overview of the game, via Prime Matter:
Set on an abandoned space station, players have to survive a hostile environment and overcome SHODAN (Sentient Hyper-Optimized Data Access Network), a malevolent AI hellbent on humanity’s destruction.
The new System Shock is a fully-fledged remake of the groundbreaking 1994 original, pairing its beloved core gameplay with all-new HD visuals, updated controls, an overhauled interface and remastered sounds and music.
Nightdive Studios has worked closely with many of the members of the original System Shock team, including the voice of rogue AI SHODAN—Terri Brosius—to ensure that the remake honors the legacy of the title to the utmost degree. The game’s setting, Citadel Station, is bigger and more terrifying than ever with all-new areas, traps, puzzles and secrets to uncover.
Watch the trailer below.