Overview: The Sinking Metropolis
The Sinking Metropolis is indubitably a love letter to H. P. Lovecraft’s work. Even going so far as being set throughout the similar universe, particularly The Shadow over Innsmouth, and instantly references these occasions and lots extra from Lovecraft’s tales. Nevertheless, it isn’t only a clear love for the supply materials that makes The Sinking Metropolis nice. The environment and world constructing of Oakmont, Massachusetts are simply as deep as its fictional waters, with a narrative and murky sense of morality to match in the absolute best methods.
You are positioned within the footwear of Charles Reed, an important battle veteran turned personal eye who’s dropping his grip on sanity. He arrives in Oakmont on the lookout for the supply of his chaotic visions and is shortly tasked with additionally fixing the seemingly supernatural flooding that’s going down in Oakmont. Between dodging gunfire from easy crooks and encounters with nightmarish creatures, you may wade by way of the darkness and madness of Oakmont’s residents and unravel an intrinsic thriller solely becoming from the parents that introduced us the Sherlock Holmes video games.