What is The Calisto Protocol? Release date, trailer, & more!

What is the Callisto Protocol?

The Calisto Protocol is an upcoming third-person survival horror game being developed by Striking Distance Studios, founded by Glen Schofield. Glen Schofield previously co-created the Dead Space games, and those same themes are present in The Calisto Protocol. Here is everything we currently know.

Everything we know about The Calisto Protocol

What is the release date for The Calisto Protocol?

The Calisto Protocol will be released on PC and consoles on December 2, 2022. This was officially revealed in Sony's June 2022 State of Play Livestream.

What is The Callisto Protocol Gameplay?

The Callisto Protocol, set in 2320, casts you as Jacob Lee, a prisoner at the prisoner colony known as Black Iron which is located on Jupiter's Moon, called Callisto. The game was originally set in the PUBG Universe however, Glen Schofield recently took to Twitter to advise the game is now set in its own universe.

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The gameplay seems heavily influenced by Glen Schofield's previous work, Dead Space. The trailer shows glimpses of over-the-shoulder exploration in dimly lit environments while being stalked by all sorts of mutated human or inhuman-looking creatures. It appears you'll be available to fend off these creatures with guns and a shock baton, as shown in the trailer.

The Calisto Protocol Trailer

The reveal trailer for The Calisto Protocol was Sony's State of Play Livestream on June 2, 2022. You can check it out on the official PlayStation YouTube channel.

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