AI: The Somnium Files introduces ‘Mental Lock’ and time limit systems

A-set explores a dreamworld.

The latest YouTube video for A-set, an Internet idol who also appears as a character in Spike Chunsoft’s upcoming detective adventure game AI: The Somnium Files, reveals two new gameplay systems that will appear in the game.

Here are the details, via Spike Chunsoft:

The Somnium part of gameplay takes place in the world of dreams. Here you must enter the dreams of a person of interest to find clues for the investigation.

  • Mental Locks – To find clues, you must solve the mental locks blocking the way. Sink deeper into a person’s subconscious to find the truth!
  • Six-Minute Time Limit – You only have six minutes in Somnium to interact with the environment. You will have a variety of items to investigate, but time is spent whenever an action is performed, so choose wisely.

AI: The Somnium Files

AI: The Somnium Files

AI: The Somnium Files

AI: The Somnium Files is due out for PlayStation 4, Switch, and PC worldwide on July 25. Read more about the game here and here.

Watch the A-set video below. View a new set of screenshots at the gallery.

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