The Forest Cathedral(2023)

Brian Wilson
The Forest Cathedral PS5 cover


The Forest Cathedral is a Silent Spring-inspired environmental thriller developed by Brian Wilson and published by Whitethorn Games.

Inspired by the events surrounding real-life scientist Rachel Carson’s investigation of the harmful pesticide known as DDT, The Forest Cathedral is a dramatic reimagining of Carson’s environmental science book Silent Spring. Players will take on the role of Rachel, who has embarked on a field research biologist position on a mysterious island. While completing her weekly tasks, she quickly realizes things aren’t as they seem. Players will slowly uncover the horrific effects of the pesticide using advanced environmental technology to complete puzzles that weave together 3D exploration with 2D platforming. What secrets will Rachel discover on this island? Many will try to silence her, but the truth always finds a way.

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Release Dates

October 31, 2023

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