The Occupation is a Politically Driven 1980's Adventure Where You Play as a Whistleblowing Journalist

Today, England-based developer White Paper Games — who you may recognize from Ether One — announced it’s newest game, The Occupation, a politically driven first-person, narrative game set 1980’s North-West England in which you play as a whistleblowing journalist.

Here’s an overview via White Paper Games:

A terrorist attack has left 23 dead & has become a catalyst for the creation of The Union Act. A controversial act which threatens the civil liberties of the British population.

The day is October 24th 1987 and the next 4 hours will determine the outcome of the act and the future of the country. Events happen in real-time and you must make decisions based on the evidence surrounding you.

Is the cost of an extreme action outweighed by the cause of the greater good?

You are the reporter. You decide the narrative

Further details, such as platforms, price, and a release date/window have not been provided. However, an announcement trailer and debut screenshots have: you can check all of it out below.

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Tyler Fischer

Tyler Fischer is the Assignments Editor and News Editor at DualShockers. He specializes in writing breaking news, managing assignments, and organization. Born and raised in New York, Tyler studies journalism and public relations at SUNY New Paltz. In his free time he enjoys playing and watching soccer, getting lost in game lore, and writing comedy scripts.

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