Square Enix's supernatural thriller Murdered: Soul Suspect gets release date

Game to launch June 3 across Xbox 360, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, and PC.

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Murdered: Soul Suspect, Square Enix's upcoming supernatural detective thriller, will launch across consoles and PC on June 3 in North America, the publisher announced today. A release in Europe and PAL territories will follow on June 6.

The game, developed by Dark Void and Quantum Conundrum studio Airtight Games, will be available on Xbox 360, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, and PC, but a Wii U version is not in development. Murdered: Soul Suspect runs in native 1080p for Xbox One and PS4.

The game is set in Salem, Massachusetts, the location of the Salem witch trials in 1692, which saw public executions of those convicted of witchcraft. The story begins with protagonist Ronan O'Connor's death at the hands of an unknown assailant. He must then interrogate the ghosts of Salem to learn more about his killer.

For more on Murdered: Soul Suspect, be sure to check out GameSpot's previous coverage, including our recent hands-on preview.

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