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No cats in the Cradle

No cats in the Cradle

If you are looking for something new and bizarre, Cradle might be worth checking out. Developed by Flying Cafe for Semianimals - what a strange name for a studio -, this independent game has been in the making for a little while now and has no release date yet. It was originally planned for a late 2012 release so there's a good chance it will come out before the end of this year. For more info and images, follow us inside.

Flying Cafe for Semianimals studio was founded in January 2011 and it is composed of people who worked on titles such as S.T.A.L.K.E.R., Heroes of Might and Magic 5, Allods Online and Ascension to the Throne. You now understand why it makes us so curious to see what their first project has to offer. Cradle is an open world adventure game in which the main character has to look for parts to repair the mechanized girl he shares his yurt with. Set in the hills of Mongolia, the story is obviously science-fictional and will also tell us about the mystery of an abandoned recreation park situated nearby. Original and unique to say the least, won't you agree? We tried to contact the team in order to know if they can send us high quality versions of their gameplay videos, but until then, we suggest you check out their Youtube channel to have a sneak peek at the game's atmosphere.

All comments

Commented on 2013-07-19 16:24:15
Looks damn interesting. Thanks.
Commented on 2013-07-19 18:50:23
with one word:
Fresh
Commented on 2013-07-19 21:41:54
Peeked my interest. Intriguing to say the least.
Commented on 2013-07-19 22:06:23
After looking at the youtube videos this looks really interesting. Just hope the puzzles will be at a human level :)
Commented on 2013-07-19 23:08:37
I'm interested. Is that the Source engine?
Commented on 2013-07-20 00:22:31
Holy... Talk about originality! Or maybe my Google skills are not up to par with today's standards...
Commented on 2013-07-20 03:53:34
So god damn jaggy oh god. Anyone got a link that might explain what the heck this game actually is? These screenshots mean almost nothing to me lol.
Commented on 2013-07-20 18:42:58 In reply to MordeaniisChaos
Posted by MordeaniisChaos
So god damn jaggy oh god. Anyone got a link that might explain what the heck this game actually is? These screenshots mean almost nothing to me lol.
Quick Copy&Paste:
Cradle is a science-fiction first-person quest with freedom of movement. The story is built around the relations of the protagonist and a mechanical girl, who by enigmatic circumstances find themselves together in a yurt among the desert Mongolian hills. The player is to restore the lost functions of his companion's mechanical body parts and together reveal the mystery of the neglected entertainment park found not far from the yurt.
Commented on 2013-07-20 19:15:31 In reply to SplitTongue
Or in the news article itself since I explained it myself. :p
Commented on 2013-07-20 19:24:21
Guessing he will not do too well in this game based on that post, lol.
Commented on 2013-07-21 02:29:27
Youtube is blocked for me, but it looks gorgeous and cant hurt to see what some Stalker devs are now doing.
Commented on 2013-07-22 12:55:04
The simulator of the Neo-nomadic Gypsies

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