Look: 8 stunning new video games from the Annapurna Showcase
From new reveals like Solar Ash to Stray gameplay premieres.
On July 29, the Annapurna Interactive Showcase aired, featuring several announcements for new games and updates on existing projects.
The showcase included over a dozen new announcements, but eight of them stood out.
8 stunning reveals from the Annapurna Showcase
The Artful Escape
- Cast and release date announced
This musical narrative game features performances by Michael Johnston, Caroline Kinley, Lena Headey, Jason Schwartzman, Mark Strong, and Carl Weathers. It releases on September 9, 2021 for Xbox and PC.
This interactive poem game includes puzzle elements to tell the story of the bond between mother and daughter. It does so through surreal, dreamlike sequences.
- World Premiere
Let your creativity run wild in Storyteller, a narrative puzzle game in which you utilize iconic characters and settings to build stories.
- Release date reveal
Solar Ash finally has a release date! The stylish 3D third-person action platformer launches on PC and PlayStation October 26.
- Gameplay reveal
Annapurna showed off the first look at gameplay for Skin Deep, a new first-person shooter with stealth elements. It’s described as “Die Hard in space,” with a focus on sabotaging enemy pirates while remaining undetected.
- Gameplay reveal
Explore the alleys and rooftops of a decaying cybercity as a cat in Stray. Its gameplay reveal was featured during the showcase. This third-person adventure game lets you be a cat as you take on deadly creatures that roam the city.
- Expansion reveal
Outer Wilds: Echoes of the Eye is a new expansion that sends you to an anomaly to unravel its secrets. It launches on September 28 for Xbox One, PS4, and PC.