The Adventure Begins! Wyv and Keep: The Temple of the Lost Idol is Available Now!

Boulder Colorado– July 9thth, 2013 - Independent game company A Jolly Corpse is excited to release Wyv and Keep, a grid-based action/puzzle game following two young treasure hunters into the land of Amazonia; for PC, Mac and Linux.    The game is currently available DRM free on Desura and through the Humble Store for $9.99 (US) or currency equivalent.Store for $9.99 (US) or currency equivalent. The co-op friendly $19.99 Treasure  Hunters edition includes two copies of the game, a bonus level pack, the OST, and more!

Players take control of the idol-hunting duo Wyv and Keep, using teamwork to solve mind-bending puzzles, navigate challenging action sequences and find hidden riches deep within an ancient temple. Campaigns can be played solo, with a friend locally, or even teamed up online for maximum adventuring.  Players will find themselves dodging fiendish traps and evading cannibalistic pygmies at every turn, and even exploring an active volcano.  But their efforts are not in vein!  The temple explorers will be rewarded with treasure, secrets, secret treasure, and the infamous lost idol.  Players can also enjoy shopping for fashionable hats, including a Viking helmet complete with beard, fancy! 

The game comes with an included cartographer, so players can enjoy countless user created puzzles, or even mastermind their own!    Creative adventurers can even sprite their own templates and put them in the game.  “We wanted to give players the ability to change the game, not just play it,” says lead developer David Walton.  “The user-generated content should not only allow people to have a creative input on the game, but also ads endless content for public to enjoy. “

Guide Wyv and Keep through 60 brain-melting puzzles - from the Amazonian jungle, through the inner sanctum of an ancient temple, and deep into an active volcano to find the sacred Lost Idol and return triumphant hero’s!

What can you expect in the full game? Here we go!

- Over 60 brain-melting levels adding up to 15-20 hours of gameplay

- Loads of secret treasure and stylish hats for Wyv and Keep

- Local and Online co-operative play

- Full featured level editor, with all the bells and whistles

- 5 different endings - play to collect them all!

- Amazonia-inspired 20-track original score by musical pygmy king Luke Thomas!

- Witty banter and cute animations

- Cupcakes!

Wyv and Keep: The Temple of the Lost Idol is currently available on Desura and through the Humble Store for $9.99 US or currency equivalent.  A dramatic trailer has been released in conjunction with the press release and can be seen via the following link:   http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=Y5d-WUS89jc The press are welcome to download the press kit and review build here: http://www.jollycorpse.com/wyv-and-keep-press-release/

Not convinced?  Try the demo of Wyv and Keep here: http://www.indiedb.com/games/wyv-and-keep-temple-of-the-lost-idol/downloads or torrent the full game at some type of bay with pirates.

Fans of the game are encouraged to vote for the game on Steam Greenlight, visit the companies Facebook Twitter , and Youtube .

ABOUT A Jolly Corpse

A Jolly Corpse is a group of three mad undead creatures, who crawled their way back from the hellish underworld to restore their control over the farest reaches of the lands once more.

  For press: Review codes are now available to the press.

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Contact email: mary@indieviddy.com

 


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