PARIS– March 24, 2011– Fight the dark demons of the soul in the third episode of Winter Voices, the narrative-driven, episodic, solo role-playing game from independent game developer Beyondthepillars. Players can download the third episode,“ Like a crow on a wire,” now for Mac and PC at the Winter Voices website; the PC version only at digital distribution leader Steam for $4.99. Beyondthepillars is also offering the first three episodes of Winter Voices as part of a bundle, exclusively available at the game’s official website. The Winter Voices bundle, which is $12.00on PC and Mac, includes three episodes of turn-based psychic role playing: Prologue: Avalanche, Episode One: Those who have no name and Episode Two: Nowhere of me.
“‘ Like a crow on a wire’ continues the story of the young heroine as she desperately tries to answer the questions surrounding her father’s death,” said Guy Levi-Bochi, CEO of Beyondthepillars.“Players must scathe off increasingly aggressive inner-demons and use the power of the mind to survive cold, unforgiving enemies. The latest episode will unravel the story even more, allowing players to further discover the world of Winter Voices.”
In Winter Voices, players control a 24 year-old heroine as she deals with the unexpected and tragic death of her father. She must journey through the heart of winter and battle her worst enemies– her own personal demons. Winter Voices combines“point and click” gaming with strictly defensive turn-based combat. As the game alternates real-time dialogue and world exploration with struggle, players will have access to more than 100 unique skills as they upgrade their character.
For more information about Winter Voices, please visit http://www.wintervoices.com. The newest assets for Winter Voices, including screenshots that showcase the“ Like a crow on a wire” are available on GamesPress.com and can be seen here: GamesPress.com.
Based in Paris, and established in 2008, Beyondthepillars SAS is a next-generation game development studio and online publishing team challenging the boundaries of gameplay and online gaming technology. This independent, Parisian start-up is currently devising an innovative, multi-faceted, full-web, cloud-powered massively multiplayer online game aimed to attract novice players and long-time explorers of persistent worlds. Beyondthepillars attaches great importance in cultural, artistic and historical references, which resulted in the ethical, intelligent Winter Voices episodic role-playing series for Mac and PC.