Korean Horror Game White Day: A Labyrinth Named School Receives Western Release Date

on June 2, 2017 12:07 PM

PQube announced they will be localizing the Korean Horror adventure game White Day: A Labyrinth Named School, coming to PlayStation 4 on August 1 in North America and August 4 in Europe.

White Day: A Labyrinth Named School has players assume the role of new transfer student Hui-min Lee, who gets trapped inside the school over night on his second day. Evidently, he’s not alone, malevolent spirits also roam the halls the at night.

The publisher details further from the official website:

It started off innocently enough: Hui-min had intended to quickly sneak in and out to hide some chocolates in the locker of a classmate. But as soon as he stepped foot inside the shutters slammed closed for the night, locking him inside with possessed janitors hellbent on killing intruders, and vengeful ghosts eager to sap his lifeforce away.
Can Hui-min sneak though the school and discover a way out? Or is he fated to become yet another ghost haunting the classrooms of Yeondoo High School?

The long-awaited remake of the Korean-only horror masterpiece is back to terrify an all-new generation of gamers. Redesigned from top-to-bottom for PS4 and PC, and boasting major story upgrades and mechanical overhauls, White Day: A Labyrinth Named School is the essential reimagination of one of the scariest and most influential titles ever made.

  • Survival Horror Bites Back – Resource-based health and save systems hark back to the Golden Era of horror.
  • Intense Stealth Gameplay – Cover your tracks and stay hidden to avoid the killer janitors roaming the halls.
  • Dynamic Scare System – Feeling brave? Higher difficulty settings increase the ghost and fright frequencies.
  • Diabolical Secrets – Solve tricky puzzles and riddles to unlock ghost stories and collectibles.
  • Evolving Puzzle Solutions – Forget using guides to cut corners – keypad and padlock codes differ every time!
  • Race Against the Clock – Act fast to vanquish the school’s deadliest spirits… or suffer a painful end.
  • Branching Story – Shape your relationships with fellow classmates using different dialogue options.
  • Nine Different Endings – Who will live through the night? Your actions will determine your classmates’ fate!
  • Multiple Location Options – Play from start to finish in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish or Russian.
    Plus! – Updated to include bespoke PS4 trophy and Steam Achievements.

You can watch the announcement trailer and check out some new screenshots below:

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Azario Lopez has held multiple positions in the game's media industry. At DualShockers he focuses on providing coverage for niche and indie video games in the form of news updates, reviews, and interviews.