Haarlem, The Netherlands – 1 December 2010 – Today videogames publisher Iceberg Interactive and indie game development studio Wax Lyrical Games are happy to ring in December with the first entry in the developer diary for their upcoming creepy point-and-click adventure game Baron Wittard: Nemesis of Ragnarok (PC).
In this first entry, Wax Lyrical Games founders Alan Thorn and Marlies Maalderink tell us about the captivating story behind the game Baron Wittard: Nemesis of Ragnarok and how it was crafted. Who is Baron Wittard, what is his city like and what evil creatures are lurking inside it? Answers to these intriguing questions and more can be read in today’s developer diary.
The developer diary is exclusively hosted at JustAdventure.com, the source for adventure gamers around the world on all things adventure. German and Dutch translations of the developer diary are offered at Adventure-Treff.de and Adventure-Island.nl respectively.
Iceberg Interactive also announces that a limited number of preview codes are now available to press. Please contact Iceberg Interactive using the contact details provided below if you would like to receive a preview code of Baron Wittard: Nemesis of Ragnarok.
Baron Wittard: Nemesis of Ragnarok is planned for a pan-European release in the first quarter of 2011. For more information, please visit www.iceberg-interactive.com or www.waxlyricalgames.com.
About Baron Wittard: Nemesis of Ragnarok
The eccentric architect Baron Wittard has built something really special: a city inside a building. This monumental pleasure dome, called 'The Utopia', features 1000 apartments, a shopping mall, and hundreds of offices and leisure facilities. All under one roof. Its grand opening was supposed to have been two years ago. That event never happened. A chain of mysterious events has now left the Utopia abandoned and silent. People have gone missing. Electromagnetic disturbances are increasing. These happenings all point to Wittard's desolate Utopia. Armed with only a camera and a torch, you must journey there alone to explore its winding corridors, its secret passageways, and its gloomy halls. Local townspeople say Wittard kept a terrible secret. They speak fearfully of someone or something malevolent lurking at his city. They say it is waiting and growing in power. They say time is running out...
For more information please visit the official website at www.wittardgame.com.
Baron Wittard: Nemesis of Ragnarok featuresExplore the ruins of a decaying building and uncover its terrible secret Non-linear gameplay: explore at your own pace Experience urban decay in high resolution graphics Eerie and mysterious soundtrack with full musical score Discover a massive world in First Person Perspective Use skill and cunning to search for clues and solve puzzles About Wax Lyrical Games
Wax Lyrical Games is an independent game development studio founded by Alan Thorn and Marlies Maalderink. Committed to developing thought-provoking and unusual games, Baron Wittard: Nemesis of Ragnarok is its first title. For more information, visit www.waxlyricalgames.com.
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 relevant partnerships all over the globe, both for digital and retail releases. Hence why Iceberg is a great alternative for developers looking to bring their products to a worldwide audience. Iceberg focuses foremost on PC gaming and is among the market leaders for the following niche genres for PC: simulators, adventure and MMO/action games. For more information visit www.iceberg-interactive.com to keep up with the latest breaking news.
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