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It was announced today by Korean developer ROI Games and publisher PQube that cult horror game White Day: A Labyrinth Named School will be coming to PlayStation 4. The terrifying survival experience was originally released exclusively in South Korea and after garnering a worldwide following it is finally being localized and released in the West this August. Take a look at the trailer for the remastered English language console version of the game below.

Avid horror gamers may already be familiar with the first-person survival horror title, White Day: A Labyrinth Named School which was originally released in 2001. Since then the game has grown in its notoriety among fans of the genre and has been translated by fans into a multitude of languages. Now the game has been officially localized into French, Spanish, Italian, German, Russian and English with this new re-release for PS4.

Set on the eve of White Day – a Korean tradition on March 14th where boys give girls gifts as an analogue to Valentine’s Day where girls give boys chocolates – a young man sneaks into his school to surprise a girl he admires with chocolates in her desk only to find himself facing the school’s malevolent ghostly inhabitants.  In White Day: A Labyrinth Named School play as new student Hui-min Lee who becomes trapped in Yeondoo High School school overnight and must survive pursuing evil spirits.

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This updated version of the game has been completely overhauled to give a modern gaming experience to console gamers. Graphics, audio, and even gameplay mechanics have been improved and replanned for the current technology. In addition to getting a technical rework, White Day has also been given an additional character and storyline to add more frightening content as you discover the school’s sinister history.

Gameplay includes puzzle solving, resource-based health and save mechanics, stealth, exploration and item management as players do their best to keep their cool and survive the terror-filled night at school. You’ll be pressed for time as you try to evade a stalker and save your friends. Playing on higher difficulty modes will increase the frequency of ghost attacks for a scarier and more difficult playthrough. There will be multiple endings depending on who lives and who dies.

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Find clues to solve challenging puzzles.

White Day: A Labyrinth Named School will be available for PS4 in both North America and Europe August 2017. You can visit the game’s official website here.

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Alexandria Taberski

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A tsundere lolita writing about games for the last three years. Somehow got involved in covering mobile games. Loves JRPG's and all genre's of gaming except for platform games. Platforming can go die in a fire.


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