Remaster of 2008 Wii Title Coming to PS4, PS5, XBox One, Xbox Series X | S, Nintendo Switch and Steam
Kodoani.com – It’s been reported that the Fatal Frame horror game series will be available in North America for the first time in early 2023. Tuesday’s Nintendo Direct presentation announced that the game Fatal Frame: Mask of the Lunar Eclipse coming to the Nintendo Switch with upgraded graphics. The KOEI Tecmo YouTube channel started posting a trailer on Tuesday announcing that the game will also be released for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, XBox One, Xbox Series X | S and Windows PC via Steam.
Fatal Frame: Mask of the Lunar Eclipse was originally released for the Wii in 2008.
When the main characters were children, they visited the isolated island “Rōgetsu Island.” In the middle of a festival, they mysteriously disappear. The title begins when the girls decide to go back and visit the island again in search of lost memories of that day. Attempting to repel invasive ghosts, relying only on the faint light of a flashlight and a camera capable of capturing the unthinkable, the Camera Obscura.
The original Fatal Frame game featured a heroine who used the Camera Obscura to take pictures of spirits. She interacts with spirits in a dilapidated Japanese-style house and other settings that give the title (and many of its sequels) a distinctive Japanese atmosphere.
KOEI Tecmo released an updated version of the game Fatal Frame: Maiden of Black Water on multiple platforms in October 2021.