Another week, another discovery in 2014’s P.T., the free, playable teaser experience for Hideo Kojima’s dear-departed Silent Hills. This time, a modder found a way to step outside the demo and explore the surrounding town.
Noticing that the exterior in the game’s concluding cutscene was not pre-recorded, Lance McDonald simply patched the game to connect P.T.’s starting room to the map file used in the ending sequence. Good thinking!
However, McDonald immediately falls through the floor of the map, as it has no collision data — and that summons Lisa, the ghoul who follows the player throughout the demo, to attack the player and reset the game. It seems this was some kind of