GameZone is reporting
that Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs
, an indirect sequel to the horror game Amnesia: The Dark Descent
, has been delayed to 2013. "The quality of the game is the absolute first, last, and always with this development, and we felt it could do with a few more months' work to make sure that's really going to happen"
, said Dan Pinchbeck, creative director for thechineseroom.
Developed by Frictional Games
, creators of Dear Esther
, Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs is set in 1899 and follows the "wealthy industrialist" Oswald Mandus, who has returned home from "a disastrous expedition to Mexico, which has ended in tragedy". Struck by a destructive fever, Mandus is haunted by dreams of a dark machine until he mysteriously regains consciousness.