Haarlem, The Netherlands – 12 May 2010 – In anticipation of the upcoming release of the horror adventure game Darkness Within 2: The Dark Lineage, premier videogame publisher Iceberg Interactive and developer Zoetrope have released a new trailer for the much anticipated sequel. The eerie trailer shows off the dark feel of the game and the environments and can be downloaded via the Iceberg Interactive website.
The Dark Lineage is the second and final instalment of the Darkness Within series and is scheduled to be released soon. For more information on Darkness Within 2: The Dark Lineage or the entire Darkness Within franchise, please check out www.iceberg-interactive.com or visit www.darknesswithin2.com.
Due to longer delivery times from the plant the release date has been moved with 1 week to May 28th.
About the Dark Lineage
Darkness Within is a series of adventure games inspired by famous horror writer H.P. Lovecraft. In "The Dark Lineage", the second installment of the Darkness Within series, players again take the role of police detective Howard Loreid, who suffered from the paranormal happenings around him in the first volume “In Pursuit of Loath Nolder”. Now, Howard discovers that his own horrible past is connected with the madness that is about to swallow him. This second volume will see the Darkness Within saga come to its conclusion.
The Dark Lineage will take you to places where the "things" of the past still live, and all the memories that should be long-forgotten are still remembered; including a drowsy, depressive town called Arkhamend, a Victorian mansion that hides a lot of horrible secrets, a dilapidated building inside notorious, snow-clad woods and dim underground buildings and tunnels. The Dark Lineage is even more frightening and stronger than the previous installment so prepare yourself for the descending darkness, this time it will be ultimate.
- A new and more advanced game engine
With the new and more advanced version of the original game engine of Darkness Within, you can move anywhere you want, light up your way with light sources that cast real-time soft shadows and realistically lift up, push, pull or throw objects with the power of NVIDIA® PhysX™ engine.
- Built-in Hint System with 3 Difficulty Levels
Players can choose to play in Standard, Detective or Senior Detective modes.
- Dynamic Puzzles and Features
Traditional adventure game puzzles are complimented by deciphering dreams, underlining excerpts in documents to garner critical clues and interacting physically with the environment.
- Enhanced Gameplay Experience
The proprietary fully 3D real-time game engine enables compelling special effects, stunning visuals, and dynamic lighting and shading, in a first person game environment.
- Eerie Gameplay Atmosphere
An immersive experience is created by a fascinating Lovecraftian story, chilling real-time cut scenes, and haunting music.
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 is a premier videogame publisher set to make a splash in the interactive entertainment industry. The company is staffed with a mix of industry veterans and upcoming young talent, has offices in key locations across Europe and has established partnerships all over the globe for both online and offline sales. Hence why Iceberg is a great alternative for developers looking to bring their products to a worldwide audience. The company has the licenses for several console platforms yet currently focuses foremost on PC gaming. Iceberg is among the market leaders for the following niche genres for PC: simulators, adventure and action games.
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