Where the Heart Leads, a surreal narrative journey through one man’s past where he will reevaluate a lifetime of important decisions, comes to PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 via backwards compatibility in Q2 2021. Where the Hearts Leads was first revealed as Where the Heart Is as part of the PlayStation Indies initiative.
Developer Armature Studio, comprising veterans behind titles like Metroid Prime and ReCore, debuts a new gameplay trailer today revealing how innumerable choices can change a life.
- Take the journey of a lifetime as Whit Anderson, an artist and would-be farmhand who retraces his steps as a child, parent, and elderly man.
- Hundreds of choices across a 600,000-word script, equal to five novels and offering virtually limitless permutations.
- Dozens of endings and hundreds of outcomes. For many choices, a consequence.
One stormy night, Whit Anderson attempts to save the family dog and tumbles down a mysterious sinkhole. Within, he finds a distorted reality and a wondrous, terrifying power to change his history by reaching back into the moments that defined his life. Guide Whit through his recollections, discovering whether the grass is greener and where you were always meant to be.
Where the Heart Leads will release on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 via backwards compatibility in Q2 2021.