TRAILER | PC Monday, September 1, 2014 | 5:00 PM

Firewatch revealed

Firewatch revealed

Campo Santo is a new independent studio based in San Francisco and the developers were kind enough to send us the very first trailer of Firewatch in super high quality. In this game, you play the role of Henry, a man who's taken a job as a fire lookout and who has to watch the Wyoming wilderness. Of course, there is some kind of mystery to uncover, something that will most certainly affect Henry's life in many ways. It's all very intriguing, with a very realistic use of the first person perspective it seems, so we can't wait to see more. The game will be released in 2015 on Windows, Mac and Linux but the devs would also be happy to bring it to consoles.
Update: Some people had trouble playing the original downloaded file so we encoded a new version that should make it easier on their computer.

Trailer
Newly encoded trailer

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Commented on 2014-08-31 19:19:00
I watched the live event yesterday and was hoping for the trailer to be released in high quality. And here it is! Thanks
Commented on 2014-08-31 19:20:55 In reply to JPezziX
Actually, thank the devs who gave us a very quick answer today, with the dropbox link to the HQ trailer. :)
Commented on 2014-08-31 19:24:45 In reply to Driftwood
Oh, I didn't see that
Commented on 2014-08-31 19:50:56
That graphic remind me old game which was released at 2003 XIII with Cel shading effect. Still cool looking game. :)
Commented on 2014-08-31 21:51:36
Intriguing! I'll be on the watch for this one.
Commented on 2014-08-31 22:33:19
Interesting premise, loved the conversation, not sure about the character design those chubby hands etc... feels like something from Team fortress 2 and the trailer had a serious vibe, just doesn't mix right.
Commented on 2014-08-31 23:24:53
Liking the look of this :)
Commented on 2014-09-01 09:19:07
wow looks very interesting, def keeping an eye on this, love the idea
Commented on 2014-09-01 10:07:28
I like that style and setting a lot. Would be nice if it came to the PS4 down the line, as I'm not sure when I'll invest in a new PC.
Commented on 2014-09-01 12:05:19
Oh man... Seems like the PC is getting all the exciting exclusives. Serious drought on other platforms.
Commented on 2014-09-01 14:15:23
more and more Journey graphics influence (RIME, No Man's Sky) and now this.
Commented on 2014-09-01 22:30:05
Certainly purdy, will keep my eyes peeled for some gameplay.

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