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[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

Title: Bulb Boy

Platforms: PC, Mac, Linux and eventually iOS and Android.

Genre: Point ’n’ click, Adventure, Horror

Description: In the Electric Forest, lived a boy with a glowing head whose name was Bulb Boy. He grew up in a big old house with his GRANDPAraffin and Mothdog. It was a time of fun, friendship and love. One gloomy night, Bulb wakes suddenly from a frightening nightmare to discover that darkness has overshadowed the old family house. GRANDPAraffin and Mothdog have disappeared… Are they ok?

Bulb Boy is a 2D point'n'click adventure where you solve puzzles and defeat monsters to reveal a twisted tale. The idea behind Bulb Boy is to create a heart gripping horror story with a creepy feel. Our aim is to produce fluid gameplay based on puzzle-solving mechanics without the addition of senseless riddles.

The game is scheduled for release in 2015 on Mac, PC, Linux and eventually iOS and Android.


·      Bulb talents - Being a boy that is a bulb comes with many talents. Not only does your head light up, emits heat and electrical shocks, but can also be unscrewed for use in other places.

·    Save your house - Explore the Bulbs house, overshadowed by dark forces. Defeat the evil in all its forms and bring the light back.

·    Flashbacks - Relive Bulb Boy’s childhood memories to uncover the history of the old family house and its residents.

·    Defeat the monsters - The house is split up into sections, representing chapters of the story. Be careful as the house is full of frightering monsters. And dont forget to use a little trickery to defeat bosses.

·    Eerie design - The graphics combine the elements of a likeable and emotional character with an eerie-horror backdrop.

·    Bubble speech - No dialogue, just bubble speech. Watch the story unfold in animated clouds.

Kickstarter & Greenlight

Kickstarter link

Greenlight link