The quiet, deliberate piano notes drifting eerily. The desert colorful under the setting sun, with a crescent moon on the rise. The walk to a home in ruins. A girl’s intent gaze at her bloodied reflection in a mirror, and the nightmare that follows. All within the first few minutes. Damn. Nicely done, Severed.
You can shut off your brain with some touchscreen games, tapping and swiping mindlessly until something else distracts you. Severed is not one of those games. Lose focus in this new Vita release and you’ll die real quick.
It's even worse when you're missing an arm, your family's been slaughtered and your home torn apart. Find out what happens next in our live demo of Drinkbox Studios' Severed.
Box art for PS Vita game Severed. One of several new alternative PS Vita box art images posted today by Renpatsu:
This is Severed, a game where the heroine has to put herself back together. Literally.
I thought that next week's downloadable two-chapter expansion to Dead Space 2 was called Severed because it involved a certain Dead Space character who chopped off his own hand.