Not enough games let players explore dreams. In DARQ, protagonist Lloyd suddenly realizes he’s in a dream. Lucid dreaming, while intriguing in theory, proves to be utterly terrifying as he is stuck within deep, dark nightmares.
One cool thing about the dream world in DARQ is that the rules of reality don’t quite apply. Lloyd is able to walk on the walls and ceiling as if it were an everyday occurrence. The world also appears to maintain a totally dreamlike aesthetic throughout the adventure.
DARQ is expected to launch for PC in the fourth quarter of 2018. For now, take a peek at the eerie teaser trailer: