Midboss revealed their new mystery adventure Read Only Memories: Neurodiver has been delayed from its planned 2021 release to a new Q1 2022 release window. The developer has also confirmed that the game will launch on PlayStation 5 and Nintendo Switch alongside the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.
The developer has also launched a free demo for fans to experience a portion of the game. The demo is available on Steam and Epic Games Store and features the prologue to the full game while introducing the protagonist ES88.
“Our passionate community is in love with Neo-San Francisco and we’re happy to give them a taste of what we are working on ahead of the console and PC releases later this year,” said Cade Peterson, CEO of MidBoss, “This demo shows off the new puzzle mechanics and some of the characters adding flavor to the next entry in our LGBTQ+-friendly world.”
Read Only Memories: Neurodiver has players return to the cyberpunk world of 2064: Read Only Memories. The game will feature a cast of recognizable characters, including Jess Meas, Tomcat, and Lexi Rivers. However, this title introduces new characters, locations, and gameplay mechanics for players to discover.
Read Only Memories: Neurodiver features the ability to dive into and change other characters’ memories. The game will also feature updated art and various new unsolved cases to crack and multiple endings.
Read Only Memories: Neurodiver has players assume the role of ES88, a telepath employed by a powerful organization called MINERVA, which specializes in neurotechnology and extrasensory projection phenomena.
After a procedure, giving ES88 the ability to dive into others’ memories, she had to give up her own memories in exchange. A rogue Esper is on the loose and wreaking havoc through the streets. Players will need to do what they can to track down this rogue and access her memories.
You can watch the new trailer below:
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