Lies of P: Gameplay, platforms & everything we know

Lies of P featuredNeowiz Games / Round 8 Studio

Combining fairytales with horror souls-likes, Lies of P is a unique take on the beloved tale of Pinocchio. Here’s everything we know about it.

Gamescom 2022 is bringing to light a plethora of new titles. One such title goes by the name of Lies of P and promotes itself as a Pinocchio-inspired souls-like with a dark twist.

The release of a gameplay trailer has proven just how dark this game actually is and how challenging it looks as you guide Pinocchio through the unforgiving landscape. So, with it being released on Xbox Game Pass upon release, the hype is beginning to spread. Here’s everything we know about Lies of P.

Article continues after ad


Is there a Lies of P release date?

Currently, the only hint regarding Lies of P’s release is that it will be released in 2023. It’s worth noting that this is is still only a predicted date so it could be pushed back.

Whenever more information is released we will be updating this article so be sure to check back soon.

What is Lies of P about?

Liar coffinNeowiz Games / Round 8 Studio
Lies of P boasts challenging fights and careful conversation.

Lies of P is far from the traditional fairytale many remember when they hear that a game is inspired by Pinocchio.

Essentially, it’s an action souls-like game filled with tough battles, brutal scenes, and a dark atmosphere throughout.

Your job is to guide the now mechanical Pinocchio through the world on his journey to find Mr. Geppetto and turn back into a human. During the journey, you get to make your own weapons and upgrade Pinocchio to help him stay alive.

Article continues after ad

The title is filled with challenging combat, a dark and twisted story, and unspeakable horrors, most of which you need to defeat.

As for the story, it involves multiple endings, tough choices, and a lying mechanic that forces players to think about what they’re saying at all times.

Lies of P gameplay trailer

Initially shown in Gamecoms Opening Night Live, the gameplay reveal for Lies of P depicts a creepier and deadlier take on the classic Pinnochio tale. You can watch it below:

What platforms can you play Lies of P on?

Despite the game being showcased as part of Xbox’s lineup, Lies of P will not be an Xbox exclusive. However, it will be coming to Xbox Game Pass on release.

Article continues after ad

Lies of P will be available for the PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X and Series S, and PC.

That’s all we know about Lies of P. While you’re waiting for this souls-like to come out, why not check out some of the other upcoming titles:

The Elder Scrolls 6  | GTA 6 | God of War: Ragnarok | Wolverine | Spider-Man 2 | Forspoken | Pokemon Violet & Scarlet | Wonder Woman | DokeV | FFXVI | Avatar Frontiers of Pandora | Sonic Frontiers | Dragon Age 4 | Legend of Zelda: Breath of The Wild sequel | The Witcher 3 next-gen patch  | Avatar Frontiers of Pandora | Haunted Chocolatier | Hogwarts Legacy | The Expanse: A Telltale Series