Haarlem, The Netherlands– 9 May 2011– Today videogames publisher Iceberg Interactive and game developer Zoetrope Interactive are pleased to announce that the Darkness Within Collector’s Edition (PC) has been shipped to major retailers in the UK and Benelux, where it will frighten adventure gamers from next terrifying Friday 13th.
The Darkness Within series is truly a game saga that will send shivers up your spine by taking players to a disturbing corner of the human psyche, exploring nightmares, the occult, and a frightening psychological world. Darkness Within Collector’s Edition includes both volumes: In Pursuit of Loath Nolder and The Dark Lineage as well as exclusive bonus materials.
Darkness Within Collector’s Edition is now available for pre-ordering in the Iceberg Webshop ( http://www.iceberg-shop.com/darkness-within-collectors-edition.html) with free shipping up until the release this Friday 13th May 2011.
About Darkness Within: In Pursuit of Loath Nolder
As police detective Howard E. Loreid, you are tasked to solve the murder of Clark Field, a wealthy man involved in the occult. Your suspect is Loath Nolder, a highly respected former private investigator who mysteriously abandoned his last case for reasons unknown. Soon, you discover that your own horrible past is connected with the madness that is about to swallow you. You experience lucid horrifying dreams and are tormented by paranormal happenings. What’s real and what’s not? Slowly but surely you lose your grip on reality…
About Darkness Within 2: The Dark Lineage
Having been released from the mental hospital where you unsurprisingly ended up, you will have to investigate by who and why you were set free. This leads you to the depressing town Arkhamend where a Victorian mansion hides some terrible secrets, as does your own past. As the atmosphere grows darker, so do the surroundings, leading you to forbidden, snow-clad woods with dim underground buildings and tunnels, filled with demons and forgotten creatures of the past. As events take a turn for the worse and the weird, the game has two endings, in typical‘Lovecraftian’-style…
Darkness Within Collector’s Edition features
- <*>Eerie Gameplay Atmosphere– An immersive experience is created by a fascinating‘dark&disturbing Lovecraftian’ story, chilling real-time cut scenes, and haunting music.*> <*>Built-in Hint System with 3 Difficulty Levels– Players can choose to play in Standard, Detective, or Senior Detective modes.*> <*>Unique Inventory System– Utilizing the‘thinking screen’ allows players to collect and examine items, and thoughts. Clues can also be researched, combined or used.*> <*>Dynamic Puzzles and Features– Traditional adventure game puzzles are complimented by deciphering dreams and underlining excerpts in documents to garner critical clues and interacting with the environment.*> <*>Evolves from a traditional point and click adventure, to an advanced 3D game, using compelling special effects, stunning visuals, and dynamic lighting and shading.*>
About Zoetrope Interactive
Zoetrope Interactive is a small independent game development company located in Istanbul, Turkey. Its mission is to develop quality games that gamers can feel and enjoy.
About Iceberg Interactive
Iceberg Interactive ( www.iceberg-interactive.com) is an independent videogame publisher founded by an international group of games industry veterans, that recognises quality games and their audiences. With key offices in the UK, Germany and The Netherlands, Iceberg has both a firm footing in, and a firm eye on, the vibrant European games market. We know where the market is headed and we adapt. We have partners everywhere. Hence why Iceberg is a great destination for PC game developers looking to bring their products to market, bricks and mortar or digital. Iceberg is currently among the market leaders for the following PC game genres: simulators, adventure, strategy and MMO/action games. Don't just play, play it cool!