The Game Informer YouTube channel shared a 10-minute gameplay of Blair Witch, the new title of the creators of Layers of Fear, in which you will experience a psychological horror narrative based on the film universe of the Witch of Blair.

It is the year 1996. A child has disappeared in the Black Hills Forest, just outside Burkitsville, Maryland. You will join the search as Ellis, a former police officer with a murky past. What begins as a normal police investigation will soon become an endless nightmare as you face your fears and the witch of Blair, a mysterious entity that frequents the forest.

Blair Witch Features:

  • A HISTORY ON PERSONAL DESCENT TO DARKNESS – From the creative minds behind the acclaimed Layers of Fear comes this title in which you will experience a fear that will flood your mind through an original story based on the legend of the Blair Witch.
  • FIND THE ROAD IN THE EMBROIDERED FOREST – Accompanied only by your faithful dog Bullet, make your way through a cursed forest that distorts time and space.
  • YOUR CORDURA AGAINST HIS CURSE – Face the terrifying Blair witch and the decadent sanity of a man tormented by his past.
  • HOW WILL YOU FACE YOUR FEARS? – As you enter the forest, your reactions to danger and your behavior under pressure will teach you more and more about yourself.

Blair Witch Minimum System Requirements:

  • Requires a processor and a 64-bit operating system
  • OS: Windows 7
  • Processor: Intel Core i3-3220 (3.30 GHz) / AMD A8-7600 (3.1 GHz)
  • Memory: 4 GB of RAM
  • Graphics: GeForce GTX 750 Ti / AMD Radeon R7 265
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 16 GB of available space
  • Sound card: DirectX® 11.0 compatible

Blair Witch Recommended System Requirements:

  • Requires a processor and a 64-bit operating system
  • OS: Windows 10
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-6500 (3.2 GHz) / AMD Ryzen 5 1600
  • Memory: 8 GB of RAM
  • Graphics: GeForce GTX 1070 / AMD Radeon RX 590
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 16 GB of available space
  • Sound card: DirectX® 11.0 compatible

Blair Witch will launch onthe PC and Xbox One on August 30.