Dueren, 31. October 2011– Headup Games and Twice Effect today proudly release the trailer to their upcoming mysterious adventure The Second Guest.
The trailer elaborates on the background story of the game and gives a good first look at the spooky and thrilling atmosphere of the new adventure series. Viewers can also catch a glance of the games humor and beautiful sceneries.
The Second Guest– which will include the first two episodes of the saga - is to be released on 26.1.2012.
About The Second Guest
The Second Guest is a spooky crime adventure in a modern 2D-look that is graphically inspired by the works of Tim Burton. A dense atmosphere, funny dialogues and the lovingly designed characters bring a new shine to the flair of mystery thrillers of the 20’s.? With a balanced mix of creepy atmosphere and slapstick, The Second Guest offers everything an adventure-enthusiast is looking for.
London in 1923:
After the death of the old Lord Averton the young student Jack Ice receives a mysterious telegraph in which he is invited to an opening of will at the old Grace Castle. Amazed and slightly irritated because of the fact that Jack did not even know the deceased, Jack sets out to Little Grace, a small village on the east coast of Cornwall. After Jack and the other heirs have arrived at the castle it becomes more and more a scary certainty that the old Lord was murdered. And even worse: the murderer now targets all the heirs…
Shortly after the arrival of the heirs a violent thunderstorm breaks and the castle gets cut off from the outside world by a landslide, Jack has no choice but to get to the bottom of things. If he and the others want to survive this night, he will have to reveal the mystery about Grace Castle and also a big mystery about his own past…
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About Headup Games
Headup Games GmbH&Co. KG is an independent games publisher located near Cologne in Germany. Together with its partners Headup Games focuses on the contentment of their customers and the best gameplay experience delivered at the fairest price-quality ratio. Since its foundation the company published over 30 SKU’s, including many projects from young, ambitious indie-developers, where much potential and creativity had been seen. The portfolio features high-quality games such as Super Meat Boy, Archon: Classic, The Tiny Bang Story, Trapped Dead and Grotesque Tactics.
Furthermore Headup Games offers to internationally growing companies the possibility to enter the German or European market with an experienced partner on location. Fair and transparent relationships to our developing partners are the basis of our company’s mission statement.
More information can be found at www.headupgames.com