The public demo of Lies of P was introduced as a surprise launch during the Summer Game Fest showcase, an event that had gamers around the world on the edge of their seats. Coinciding with the demo’s release, NEOWIZ also unveiled the worldwide release date for the full game, which is set to captivate players on September 19. Fans were given the opportunity to pre-order the title immediately, ensuring they won’t miss out on the thrilling adventure that Lies of P promises.


This action-packed Souls-like game, inspired by the classic tale of Pinocchio, immerses players in the enchantingly dark city of Krat, an eerily beautiful metropolis marred by puppet-driven chaos and a devastating plague. Players assume the role of P, a determined puppet on a treacherous quest to locate Geppetto and discover the path to becoming human.

Lies of P delivers an alluring world filled with tension, offering deep combat and character customization systems, alongside a gripping narrative where the choices made shape the destiny of P, whose humanity grows in correlation with the lies he tells. In a city consumed by deceit, trust becomes an elusive concept.

The reception to the Lies of P public demo has been overwhelmingly positive, with user review scores averaging an impressive 4.3/5 on Xbox. Steam, the popular gaming platform, recognized Lies of P as one of the top 100 most-played games worldwide.

Additionally, the title reached an impressive peak of 170 thousand viewers on Twitch, further solidifying its status as an eagerly anticipated release. Lies of P has even managed to secure a position in the top 10 list of pre-ordered PlayStation titles, proving its wide appeal and substantial fanbase.

Jiwon Choi, the Project Director of Lies of P, expressed immense gratitude towards the fans in a heartfelt message, saying, “The Lies of P team has poured their heart and soul into creating a demo experience that surpasses your expectations, and witnessing the positive response has been truly gratifying! We eagerly anticipate the continued feedback as you delve into the demo once again. Please keep sharing your thoughts, and rest assured, we are committed to delivering the very best Lies of P experience on September 19th.”

Gamers around the world have been eagerly awaiting the release of Lies of P, and the extraordinary success of the public demo has only amplified the anticipation. NEOWIZ is scheduled to launch Lies of P on September 19, 2023, across multiple platforms, including PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and PC via Steam, as well as through participating retailers.

The standard edition of the game is available for pre-order at $59.99, while the deluxe edition, featuring additional content, can be pre-ordered for $69.99. The game has received “Mature” ratings from the ESRB, PEGI, and USK, signifying its intense and captivating nature.

As the release date draws nearer, the anticipation for Lies of P continues to grow, with fans eagerly counting down the days until they can immerse themselves in the enthralling and deceitful world of Krat. NEOWIZ has undoubtedly struck a chord with gamers worldwide, and all signs point to Lies of P becoming a monumental success in the gaming industry.