||A New Beginning is a cinematic interactive adventure-thriller that deals with the defining issue of our time. In a story ripped from todays headlines, an impending global climate cataclysm threatens the world. At locations all around the globe, players will have to try and stem the tide with the whole world hanging in the balance.
Scientist Bent Svensson has had to give up on his life’s work of trying to bring an eco-friendly alternative energy source to reality. But his existence as a reluctant retiree is interrupted by a very strange visitor: The young Fay claims to have been sent from the future to prevent an impending environmental catastrophe. The only remaining hope is Bent’s research which is about to fall into the hands of an unscrupulous energy magnate. Bent decides to trust the young woman, but could she really be telling the truth?
In A New Beginning, players take control of the two protagonists and explore the detailed, hand-painted backgrounds in classic point-and-click style. More than 50 characters are rendered in a striking graphic-novel style and are painstakingly animated by hand in feature-film quality.
- A fully fledged adventure-thriller, tackling on the contemporary issue of global warming
- More than 100 breathtaking, highly detailed backgrounds
- More than 20 hours worth of game time
- Unique graphic novel style with an hour worth of animated comic cutscenes
- A masterpiece, written by the creators of The Whispered World, The Dark Eye: Chains of Satinav, Harveys New Eyes and the Deponia Trilogy