Frankfurt (Germany), October 14, 2021 – The Alien Cube, the Lovecraftian spiritual successor to The Land of Pain, launches today on Steam and the Epic Games Store. Powered by CRYENGINE and developed by indie creator Alessandro Guzzo, The Alien Cube places players in the role of Arthur, who must find out the truth about the mysterious disappearance of his uncle Edgar, the protagonist from The Land of Pain. Gamers will embark on a journey of disturbing discovery through otherworldly places where dark nightmares, cosmic horrors, and horrifying visions await.
Heavily influenced by H.P. Lovecraft’s stories, The Alien Cube presents tense and terrifying investigation and survival gameplay throughout. To solve the mystery, players seek out clues, solve puzzles, and survive hostile weather conditions and horrifying locations, from snowy mountains to forgotten dungeons.
Photogrammetry technology combines with CRYENGINE’s renowned graphical power to produce beautiful visuals and immerse players in the game. An absorbing soundtrack further engages players in a true Lovecraftian experience.
“The Alien Cube is a powerful example of how CRYENGINE can help game makers achieve their vision,” said Gabriel Yakir Ketteler, Brand Manager, CRYENGINE. “We are proud that solo developers like Alessandro can create game experiences that look and play beautifully, and we wish him every success on the launch of his second CRYENGINE developed game.”
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Crytek is an independent videogame developer, publisher, and technology provider dedicated to pushing the boundaries of gaming with its cutting-edge 3D game development solution, CRYENGINE. With headquarters in Frankfurt am Main (Germany) and studios in Kiev (Ukraine), and Istanbul (Turkey), Crytek has created multiple award-winning titles, including the original Far Cry, the Crysis series, Ryse: Son of Rome, The Climb, Robinson: The Journey and Hunt: Showdown. Crytek delivers fun and innovative gaming experiences for PC, consoles, and VR and continues to grow its reach in the games-as-a-service market. Every Crytek game is created with CRYENGINE, which can be used by anyone to create games.
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