Trailer PC

Wired Productions and developer Storm in a Teacup announced the release date of Close to the Sun: May 2 via the Epic Game Store. Reminiscent of BioShock with its stranded-at-sea situation and Art Deco style, the game draws however its inspirations from SOMA, Layers of Fears, Outlast and Firewatch. It's described a story-driven horror adventure set in 1827 during a new age of scientific enlightenment fueled by Tesla. The player controls Rose Archer, a journalist who boards the Helios in order to find her missing sister and discover not all is as it seems.

Screenshots

  • Close to the Sun: a Tesla-esque horror adventure - Screenshots
  • Close to the Sun: a Tesla-esque horror adventure - Screenshots
  • Close to the Sun: a Tesla-esque horror adventure - Screenshots
  • Close to the Sun: a Tesla-esque horror adventure - Screenshots
  • Close to the Sun: a Tesla-esque horror adventure - Screenshots
  • Close to the Sun: a Tesla-esque horror adventure - Screenshots
  • Close to the Sun: a Tesla-esque horror adventure - Screenshots
  • Close to the Sun: a Tesla-esque horror adventure - Screenshots
  • Close to the Sun: a Tesla-esque horror adventure - Screenshots
  • Close to the Sun: a Tesla-esque horror adventure - Screenshots
  • Close to the Sun: a Tesla-esque horror adventure - Screenshots
  • Close to the Sun: a Tesla-esque horror adventure - Screenshots
  • Close to the Sun: a Tesla-esque horror adventure - Screenshots
  • Close to the Sun: a Tesla-esque horror adventure - Screenshots
  • Close to the Sun: a Tesla-esque horror adventure - Screenshots
  • Close to the Sun: a Tesla-esque horror adventure - Screenshots
  • Close to the Sun: a Tesla-esque horror adventure - Screenshots

Concept Arts

  • Close to the Sun: a Tesla-esque horror adventure - Concept Arts
  • Close to the Sun: a Tesla-esque horror adventure - Concept Arts
  • Close to the Sun: a Tesla-esque horror adventure - Concept Arts
  • Close to the Sun: a Tesla-esque horror adventure - Concept Arts
  • Close to the Sun: a Tesla-esque horror adventure - Concept Arts

Key Art

  • Close to the Sun: a Tesla-esque horror adventure - Key Art
  • Close to the Sun: a Tesla-esque horror adventure - Key Art
About the game
Platform
PC
Published by
Wired Productions
Developed by
Storm in a Teacup
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    nostradamus @Melmoth: yhea well, never going to happen. Thanks Nintendo. (2 Hours ago)

  • Melmoth

    Melmoth @nostradamus: Fatal Frame would be a health hazard in VR. It could work well as a firstperson game as the camera mode is already first person. controlling the camera with the motion controllers. (2 Hours ago)

  • nostradamus

    nostradamus obviously it was all the sabotage of a renegade intern. Thanks, bro, Stay safe. (3 Hours ago)

  • nostradamus

    nostradamus Freakin doofus never made the same deals ever again, just a couple of mid pice sales once in a blue moon and forgeting the ps1/2 classic roster like it was shit (where is f***n Shin Megami Nocturne) (3 Hours ago)

  • nostradamus

    nostradamus sony soudl all three for 3 frakin dollars, i was in awe how they devaluated this shit was back in thsoe insane 1$ flash sale in the end of last gen. (3 Hours ago)

  • nostradamus

    nostradamus yhea, people aching for Silent Hill should maybe go fetch a copy of Fatal Frame I&II&III. Its an immensely good/underrated series and evem more scary than most SH (freaking crimson butterfly) (3 Hours ago)

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