Remember The Blair Witch Project, that viral horror sensation that made waves before social media was even a thing? Well, it’s back. And it’s an Xbox game.
Microsoft debuted a first look trailer for Blair Witch during its annual E3 press conference, and it’s coming from Layers of Fear developer Bloober. We don’t know much. It returns you to the Black Hills Forest, the site of the movie. There’s a camcorder. Also, a dog.
I fear for that dog. My heart already worries for what’s going to happen there. Here’s what Bloober has to say about the game:
It’s 1996. A young boy disappears in the Black Hills Forest near Burkittsville, Maryland. As Ellis, a former police officer with a troubled past, you join the search. What starts as an ordinary investigation soon turns into an endless nightmare as you confront your fears and the Blair Witch, a mysterious force that haunts the woods…