When The Callisto Protocol was revealed, heres something that entirely passed us by. The approaching scary video game had a fantastic launching with an atmospheric CG trailer, and Dead Space co-creator Glen Schofield is at the helm. It looks like a nailed-on win for survival horror fans, but theres a strange factoid thats sure to furrow some brows. The video game is set in the PUBG universe.
Yes, this far future, sci-fi scary title is connected with PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds. Well, one element of this is that the video games studio, Striking Distance, is part of PUBG Corporation.
“Were part of assisting PUBG Corp as a team of authors working on the tradition of PUBG, and the universe,” he says. “They have a timeline and we fit on that timeline now.” Obviously, the games are very far apart in terms of time and setting. The Callisto Protocol occurs 300 years in the future on among Jupiters moons. There will still be some links back to PUBG.
The upcoming scary game had a great debut with a climatic CG trailer, and Dead Space co-creator Glen Schofield is at the helm. The video game is set in the PUBG universe.
Well, one aspect of this is that the games studio, Striking Distance, is part of PUBG Corporation.
Schofield continues: “The Callisto Protocols connection with PUBG is not gon na be truly deep but there will be little connections here and there, and well probably be referencing one another from time to time, however itll make more sense once the game comes out.” Well have to take your word for it, mate. The video game will not be out until sometime in 2022, so weve a while to wait before we see how this plays out.