In Lies of P, Sophia, the character that serves as P’s guide throughout his journey, is voiced by Allegra Marland.
Lies of P, inspired by the classic tale of Pinocchio, promises players a Soulslike experience set in the dark and haunting city of Krat. With deadly puppets running amok and a devastating plague spreading throughout the land, players assume the role of P, a puppet on a relentless quest to find Geppetto and discover his path to becoming human.
Allegra Marland: Highlights of her career so far
In the gaming industry, Allegra Marland is known for her role in Elden Ring where she plays the character of Milicent, an NPC with an important questline.
In terms of other media, Marland has appeared in TV shows like The Crown and Father Brown, and in movies such as Goodbye Christopher Robin.
In her latest endeavor as a voice actor in the video game realm, Marland voices Sophia in Lies of P. Her character serves as a guiding voice providing players with crucial information and advice throughout their journey.
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The constant presence of Sophia in Lies of P
In an officially released behind-the-scenes video of Lies of P, Allegra Marland describes Sophia as a kind and generous character, but with a specific purpose in mind. Sophia provides players with only what they truly need, serving as a reliable and valuable companion in their journey. Her guidance and insights are essential to the progression of the game and add depth to the narrative.
As described by Marland, Sophia as a character possesses extensive knowledge of the world of Lies of P. Resultingly, while you play as P, it would be wise to heed Sophia’s advice, as her experience within the game world could prove invaluable.
Sophia’s character is based on the Blue Fairy as part of ‘The Adventures of Pinocchio’ story by Carlo Collodi. However, Sophia in Lies of P is much more multifaceted. Despite her ethereal qualities, Sophia also showcases vulnerability, adding a layer of complexity to her persona. From how it seems, Marland’s portrayal of Sophia strikes a delicate balance between power and emotional depth.
In the same video, Marland also went over her favorite lines as Sophia—”Can you hear me?” and “I hope this reaches you.” They hold particular importance as it marks the beginning of the game, setting the tone for the journey that lies ahead. Notably, Sophia has never been heard before, making these lines all the more impactful and significant in the game’s narrative.