Silent Hill: The Short Message has received an update on the Taiwan Rating Board website with a story synopsis as well as the official artwork.
Earlier, we had reported about the game being rated in Taiwan after it was also seen rated in Korea. The new update appears to suggest that this is an official Silent Hill game that will star a protagonist named Anita.
Here is the official story synopsis taken from Taiwan Rating Board.
Anita comes to an abandoned apartment building to meet her friend Maya, and somehow wakes up to find herself trapped in it. She must escape from her own fears and the monsters lurking in the hallway, find out the hidden truth behind the trauma, and try to escape before her psychological trauma consumes her will to live.
You can take a look at the official artwork showcasing some of the visuals from the game as well.
This is not the first look at the game as screenshots and details from it have leaked in the past, but this might be the first official details on what kind of game this is with a story synopsis and artwork. If you want to learn more about this project, we have covered this leak extensively in the past so take a look.
The Silent Hill series was rejuvenated recently with a showcase that announced multiple projects are in development including a remake of Silent Hill 2. There are other projects as well including Silent Hill: Townfall, Silent Hill: f, and an experimental project called Silent Hill: Ascension. All of these games are being developed by different developers including the Bloober Team, NeoBards Entertainment, and Bad Robots Productions. There is an upcoming movie also in production that will reportedly launch in 2023.