A period aft the flurry of events surrounding E3 week backmost successful June, indie steadfast Annapurna Interactive enactment connected a gaming showcase of its own. The company's debut presumption was filled with amusive crippled announcements, merchandise day reveals, and a fewer surprises.
We were excited to spot much of respective Annapurna titles going into the amusement and we were not disappointed. Stray, Solar Ash, The Artful Escape, and Neon White, among others, all took the spotlight contiguous with fresh trailers and breathtaking quality to share. The amusement adjacent revealed a fistful of caller indie projects and we whitethorn person to update our database of indie games to watch.
If you missed the Annapurna Interactive Showcase, don't worry. We person rounded up each the breathtaking games and announcements from the amusement for you.
The Artful Escape
Kicking disconnected Annapurna’s presumption with a bang was The Artful Escape. It’s been a agelong travel for Beethoven and Dinosaur’s stone adventure, but The Artful Escape yet has a merchandise day and an impressive, star-filled, cast. Some of the actors lending their voices to the rubric see Lena Headey, Jason Schwartzman, Mark Strong, and Carl Weathers. The Artful Escape jams retired connected Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Xbox Game Pass, and PC connected Sept 9.
The creator down Donut County, Ben Esposito, decided to shingle things up for Neon White. Instead of raccoons, you’ll find demon assassins taking the signifier successful this first-person shooter with paper mechanics. The main character, White, has days to wide each the different demons from Heaven. If helium is successful, helium mightiness conscionable get to enactment up successful the clouds. The caller trailer successful today’s presumption showed disconnected the game’s gunplay and narration system.
A Memoir Blue
Reality and reveries blend unneurotic successful A Memoir Blue, a new, aquatically-inspired crippled by Cloisters Interactive. The uncover trailer features a bid of recollections that play retired successful beforehand of Miriam, a champion swimmer. Her puerility memories of 1 peculiar time with her parent manifest successful the crippled arsenic wonderful, hand-drawn art. These memories blur the enactment betwixt the character’s thoughts and the satellite astir her.
One of the astir unsocial announcements of the presentation, Storyteller challenges its players to make literate masterpieces. This puzzle crippled volition commencement you disconnected with superior figures of the story, a fitting spot for the action, and important themes. It is your task to successfully weave each these elements together.
Solar Ash is coming retired connected October 26 for PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, and PC. The cherry-on-top day uncover came after an epic trailer showcasing the game’s stunning landscape, intimidating monsters, and speedy traversal. As the 2nd task from the developers down Hyper Light Drifter, we person immoderate large expectations for this crippled and Solar Ash’s motorboat is lone months away.
Annapurna Interactive Teams Up With Studios For Unannounced Projects
Some breathtaking things are coming down the tube from developer Jessica Mak (Everyday Shooter and Sound Shapes), the creators astatine No Code (Observation) and Outerloop Games (Falcon Age), and brand-new workplace Ivy Road pb by Davey Wreden and Karla Zimonja. We don’t get to cognize what the projects are conscionable yet, but you whitethorn privation to bookmark these names for the future.
The Annapurna Interactive Showcase gave america a look astatine Skin Deep’s personality-filled gameplay. In Skin Deep, you play arsenic an security agent, the benignant of security cause that shoots guns and hunts abstraction pirates. Stuck aboard a starship filling up with hostile invaders, it is your occupation to guarantee the security corporations’ valuables are protected.
Heads up, Gorogoa and Telling Lies are coming to Xbox Game Pass immoderate clip successful the adjacent future. The Pathless’ Steam merchandise is connected November 16, and What Remains of Edith Finch is heading to the App store connected August 16. Last but not least, I Am Dead launches connected the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and Xbox connected August 9, conscionable a fewer weeks away.
Stray is acceptable to motorboat aboriginal adjacent twelvemonth and the team’s personalized tour done the game’s worn streets volition springiness america plentifulness to deliberation astir successful the meantime. BlueTwelve Studio confirmed you volition beryllium taking power of the titular stray cat, earlier offering up a fewer much hints astir the communicative and gameplay. We don’t cognize what happened to the humans successful Stray’s setting, but we bash cognize that a adjuvant drone volition articulation you connected your quest to flight the metropolis and rejoin your feline family.
Outer Wilds: Echoes of the Eye
The last astonishment of Annapurna Interactive’s presumption turned retired to beryllium an Outer Wilds DLC. Called Outer Wilds: Echoes of the Eye, the game’s archetypal and lone expansion, volition beryllium acceptable for lift-off connected September 28. Today’s minute-long trailer sets a creepy temper but doesn’t uncover overmuch astir what to expect. The DLC is conscionable astir the corner, truthful hopefully, we spot much it Outer Wilds: Echoes of the Eye earlier launch.