Editor: Diane Hutchinson Editor@girlgamersuk.com

The Indie Gala Flashpoint Bundle is now Live

Sep-5-2013
Comments Off on The Indie Gala Flashpoint Bundle is now Live

Final Fantasy XV DLC ‘Episode Ardyn’ Launches March 26th

Feb-18-2019
Comments Off on Final Fantasy XV DLC ‘Episode Ardyn’ Launches March 26th

Firewatch Hits PS4 Later This Year

Jun-16-2015
Comments Off on Firewatch Hits PS4 Later This Year

Rockstar Games Collection Revealed

Oct-11-2012
Comments Off on Rockstar Games Collection Revealed

Building The Town Of Light

Posted by GG Goblin On July - 19 - 2017

Go behind the scenes of first-person, story-driven adventure game The Town of Light with developer LKA.it.

 


 
Navigating the corridors, rooms and grounds of Italian psychiatric asylum the Ospedale Psichiatrico di Volterra today elicits a very different atmosphere to when it was still fully operational – right up until the late 1970s. Its walls have succumbed to nature and its roofs no longer protect from the elements, yet remnants of the pain once suffered on its grounds are still palpable in the air.

 
In the haunting behind the scenes video ‘Building The Town of Light,’ game developer LKA.it explores the asylum, its surroundings and the emotional scars it left upon its inhabitants, highlighting how LKA digitally restored it for the award winning, first-person psychological adventure game, The Town of Light. Other discussion points include the challenges of development, the endeavor’s jarring subject matter, and how the importance of the narrative meant LKA.it were determined to overcome anything to deliver one of the most compelling stories of recent times.

 
Winner of the indieDB Editor’s Choice 2015 award for “Best Visuals” and Game Connection Paris 2014 award for “Best Narrative,” The Town of Light is a first-person, story-driven adventure game set in the Volterra Psychiatric Asylum. The asylum was shut down in the late 1970s due to an Italian law that instructed all asylums to close completely and give back patients their civil rights.

 
Developed by LKA.it and co-published with Wired Productions, The Town of Light is out now on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Windows PC.

 

Comments are closed.

  • title_ad2
  • title_ad2
  • title_ad2
  • title_ad2
  • title_ad2
  • Goodbye Deponia (Switch)

    Posted by GG Goblin
    Jan-20-2020

    Planet Zoo: Arctic Pack

    Posted by GG Goblin
    Jan-10-2020

    Paranoia: Happiness Is Mandatory

    Posted by GG Goblin
    Jan-7-2020

    Lost Ember

    Posted by GG Goblin
    Dec-19-2019

    Phoenix Point

    Posted by GG Goblin
    Dec-17-2019

    Ski Jumping Pro VR

    Posted by GG Goblin
    Dec-17-2019

    Neverwinter Nights: Enhanced Edition

    Posted by GG Goblin
    Dec-16-2019

    Sniper Ghost Warrior: Contracts

    Posted by GG Goblin
    Dec-12-2019