Overclocked Trailer Released

April 7, 2008


Leading computer software publisher
Lighthouse Interactive and dtp Entertainment today released a new trailer for
their highly anticipated psychological thriller adventure game, Overclocked: A
History of Violence. The trailer reveals more of the game’s plot and introduces
the other characters, including the five young patients, found wandering the
streets of New York City, distraught, scared and screaming.

Created by award-winning developer
House of Tales Entertainment, Overclocked is scheduled to release on May 2nd
2008 in the United Kingdom and Scandinavia, and began shipping to major
retailers across Canada and the U.S. on March 31st 2008.

Overclocked explores violence, an
archetypical yet actual condition of mankind. Players will become engrossed in a
world where memories and illusions, dreams and reality and perpetrators and
victims collide. Overclocked: A History of Violence is Windows® Vista™

Click here to download the newest

: A History of Violence trailer.


Set against the backdrop of a
catastrophic thunderstorm raging over New York City, Overclocked allows you to
step into the world of former army psychiatrist David McNamara. You are called
to the Staten Island Forensic Hospital in New York City to consult on a case
that requires your expertise in forensic psychiatry. Tasked with exploring the
minds of five young men and women who were found scared, screaming, and without
memory, you make alarming discoveries as you begin to cautiously probe the
psyches of your young patients. Throughout the game, you will play as five other
characters in this chilling interactive psycho thriller.


  • Experience Overclocked from
    various perspectives as you play six different characters throughout the game

  • Explore 45 diverse locations with
    densely animated pre-rendered settings

  • Innovative storytelling techniques
    create a unique gameplay experience

  • Meet and interact with a cast of
    intriguing characters, each with their own distinct personalities

  • Characters come to life with fluid
    movements and realistic facial expressions created with EMotion™ FX 2

  • Cinematic cut-scenes designed
    using advanced camera techniques pioneered by feature films

  • Exceptional visuals enhanced by
    shadow and shader effects, real-time atmospheric particle effects (rain, snow,
    lightening), and dynamic lighting Unique icon-based dialogue system