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Annapurna Interactive unveiled a eight new indie games that it will publish, along with the release dates, gameplay trailers, and further developer partnerships.
Annapurna is recognized for publishing higher-high quality indie titles like the Outer Wilds, Sayonara Wild Hearts, and The Pathless has a entire new slate that it showed off today in its initially ever Annapurna Interactive Showcase, which is a sort of substitute to what it would generally do at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) in standard occasions.
The Artful Escape is a musical narrative adventure about a teenage guitar prodigy who sets out on a psychedelic, multidimensional journey to inspire his stage persona and confront the legacy of his uncle, who was a well-known folk singer. It features voice performances by Michael Johnston, Caroline Kinley, Lena Headey, Jason Schwartzman, Mark Strong, and Carl Weathers. It debuts for $20 on the Xbox consoles and the Computer on September 9. Beethoven & Dinosaur, the developer, initially showed off the game to me at E3 in 2017.
Neon White comes from Donut County creator Ben Esposito. It’s a platformer exactly where you wield playing cards to exterminate demons in Heaven. It is coming for the Nintendo Switch and the Computer at an unannounced date.
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From Cloisters Interactive, A Memoir Blue is a poignant story of a mother and daughter, seasoned by way of memories cherished and memories suppressed.
Storyteller is a exclusive and inventive spin on the puzzle genre in which players are offered a wide variety of iconic characters, settings and feelings to create tales of really like, betrayal and revenge. From supernatural fantasies and Shakespearean tragedies to myths of creation, players ought to use their wits to retell iconic tales, or locate one thing new.
Solar Ash (release date reveal)
From the creators of the award winning 2016 game Hyper Light Drifter, this 3D third-individual action platformer filled with sunken cities, vast water shelves, risky lava zones and more, will be released on October 26 for Computer and PlayStation.
Blendo Games’ immersive initially-individual shooter about sneaking, subverting, and sabotaging, all when not wearing footwear, revealed a new gameplay trailer. It’s extraordinary to see a shooter game made with a tiny group.
Stray (gameplay reveal)
From developer BlueTwelve, Stray is a third-individual cat adventure game set amidst the detailed neon-lit alleys of a decaying cybercity and the murky environments of its seedy underbelly. I really like the look of this game and the cat’s doings.
Outer Wilds (expansion announcement)
Outer Wilds: Echoes of the Eye is an expansion for the critically acclaimed and award-winning open world mystery initially individual space simulator, will launch on September 28.
Annapurna Interactive also mentioned it has new developer partnerships with the Seattle-based indie game studio Outerloop Games, finest recognized for Falcon Age Toronto-based Jessica Mak, finest recognized for Everyday Shooter and Sound Shapes Ivy Road, a new studio from veteran devs Davey Wreden and Karla Zimonja out of Vancouver and No Code, an award-winning entertainment development studio based in Glasgow and finest recognized for Observation.
Additional Platform Announcements
I Am Dead
I Am Dead will launch on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and Xbox on August 9, 2021.
What Remains of Edith Finch
What Remains of Edith Finch will come to the App Store on August 16, 2021.
The Pathless will come to Steam on November 16, 2021.
Gorogoa will come to Xbox Game Pass.
Telling Lies will come to Xbox Game Pass.