Art director Rikard Ryberg explains why Alone in the Dark's horror is "grounded" in realism

Alone in the Dark details

Alone in the Dark; a haunted manor house

(Image credit: THQ Nordic)

Publisher THQ Nordic
Developer Pieces Interactive
Platform Unreal Engine 4
Formats PS5, Xbox Series X/S, PC
Price £49.99
Release 20 March

Alone in the Dark launches later this week, on March 20th, and you can read my full review when the embargo lifts. This new Unreal Engine-made horror video game reimagined horror video game is based on the classic game of the same name, which was released in 1992. 

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Ian Dean
Editor, Digital Arts & 3D

Ian Dean is Editor, Digital Arts & 3D at Creativebloq, and the former editor of many leading magazines. These titles included ImagineFX, 3D World and leading video game title Official PlayStation Magazine. In his early career he wrote for music and film magazines including Uncut and SFX. Ian launched Xbox magazine X360 and edited PlayStation World. For Creative Bloq, Ian combines his experiences to bring the latest news on AI, digital art and video game art and tech, and more to Creative Bloq, and in his spare time he doodles in Procreate, ArtRage, and Rebelle while finding time to play Xbox and PS5. He's also a keen Cricut user and laser cutter fan, and is currently crafting on Glowforge and xTools M1.