Frictional Games has plans for giving it's Amnesia fans a glimpse at the upcoming project Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs a sequel in the series already know for top-of-the-line graphics and horror. Expect to see and experience the grotesque character designs, creepy – jumpy music and of course the panic and terror that the Amnesia fans have gown accustomed to expect.
After the break there is a sneak peek at Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs, from Frictional Games' website, a along with a trailer video...
"The year is 1899. Wealthy industrialist Oswald Mandus has returned home from a disastrous expedition to Mexico, which has ended in tragedy. Wracked by fever, haunted by dreams of a dark machine, he recovers consciousness in his own bed, with no idea of how much time has passed since his last memory. As he struggles to his feet, somewhere beneath him, an engine splutters, coughs, roars into life..
Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs is an indirect sequel to the horror game Amnesia: The Dark Descent (http://amnesiagame.com).
As described in the joystiq article (http://www.joystiq.com/2012/02/22/amnes ... -for-pigs/):
"It's not a direct sequel, in terms of it doesn't follow on from the story of Amnesia. It doesn't involve the same characters," Dear Esther writer Dan Pinchbeck told me. Instead, Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs will be set in the same "alternate history and set in the same universe.
AAMFP is a collaborative effort between Frictional Games and thechineseroom. Coming fall 2012.