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How Soma Echoes Star Trek's Ethical Dilemmas

By Steven Wong, Oct 06, 2015 9:05am PDT

Soma is a survival horror game that has both monsters and a main character that's forced to deal with deep existential issues. Coincidentally, many of these issues were tackled in various Star Trek episodes, oftentimes more than once. So, it seems no matter how far you go in...

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Soma Review: The Darkened Depths

By Steven Wong, Sep 21, 2015 7:30am PDT

Shacknews plumbs the depths of existence with Soma. Can we survive this underwater sci-fi thriller, or are we destined to a watery grave? Our review.

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"Hmmm I was really looking forward to it, guess I will wait :( Man I totally forgot this was ..."

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Soma Trailer Seeks New Life

By Steven Wong, Sep 18, 2015 10:00am PDT

Soma, an sci-fi themed survival horror game, takes you through bits of its story with an all-new trailer.

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Amnesia: The Dark Descent free on Steam for only 24 hours

By Daniel Perez, Sep 15, 2015 10:47am PDT

Want to pick up one of the best indie survival horror games on Steam? You're in luck as Amnesia: The Dark Descent is currently available for the next 24 hours.

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"Well, it won't be VR, but I'll give it a shot when I get home."

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SOMA PC requirements revealed

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 24, 2015 9:45am PDT

Frictional Games has opened up pre-orders for the PC version of SOMA and that means the game's PC specs have been revealed.

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"Word on the street is that SOMA is gonna 0wn your arse, ajvitality."

- CrustaR see all 5 comments

E3 2015: Getting submerged with SOMA

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 22, 2015 8:00am PDT

There's something weird going down in the PATHOS-2 facility. To get an idea of what's going on, Shacknews went hands-on with the early minutes of SOMA at E3 2015.

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SOMA prepares for E3 2015 with new trailer

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 11, 2015 6:00am PDT

SOMA is preparing to emerge from its nightmare scenario to step into something even scarier: E3 2015. To get everyone ready, Frictional Games has released a new trailer.

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"I *really* liked the first few live action trailers they put out for this. I hope they still go ..."

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SOMA brings machines to life in September

By Ozzie Mejia, May 29, 2015 10:02am PDT

Frictional Games is back to doing what they do best: scaring the living daylights out of its audience. Their next effort, SOMA, now has a release date and the studio is accompanying this announcement with 12 minutes of gameplay footage.

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"Anything by the Amnesia crew is guaranteed to be interesting and engaging "

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SOMA video brings underwater scares

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 03, 2014 7:30am PDT

SOMA, the new horror game from Frictional Games, creators of Amnesia: The Dark Descent, will be set underwater. Finally, another reason to be...

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Soma trailer shows new voice work and story details

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 05, 2014 4:00pm PST

Frictional Games is continuing to issue brief, unsettling teasers for their next horror game, Soma. The latest one takes viewers on a tour of a science lab called 'Theta,' debuting new voice work that reveals some new hints about the game's story.

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Soma trailer tours dark and horrible places

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 12, 2013 9:30am PST

Our first peek at Frictional's Soma was more a hypothetical, showing off a carefully crafted snippet intended to capture the general dreadful feel of the game than any specific piece. A new trailer from the Amnesia creator's latest, however, gives a tour of some actual in-ga...

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SOMA is new horror game from Amnesia dev, coming to PC and PS4 in 2015

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 11, 2013 7:00am PDT

"This game is by far the most ambitious and thrilling project we have ever undertaken... SOMA is meant to chill you to your core, and confront you with questions about your very existence."

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Soma live-action trailer teases another unusual artifact

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 07, 2013 7:00am PDT

Amnesia: The Dark Descent creator Frictional Games isn't quite ready to talk about its new game Soma, but has released another live-action trailer to tease a little more unsettling sci-fi. Rather than a weird computer which forsees your death, this time it's exploring a robo...

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Amnesia creator teases sci-fi scares in Soma

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 01, 2013 9:30am PDT

Frictional Games may have helped out on spooky sequel Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs but thechineseroom did the bulk of development, so what has the series' creator been up to these past few years? Today it released a live-action trailer teasing its next project, which appears ...

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Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs writer on the question Hitler and Stalin would ask

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 30, 2013 4:40pm PDT

Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs is a frightening experience filled with horrific imagery and scary pig people. But writer Dan Pinchbeck says that the scariest creature of all just might be man.

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"I wish games could be like movies and I could get the directors cut edition. I NEED ME SOME PORK ..."

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