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  Beautiful Adventure Game XING: The Land Beyond Releases Today!
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09/21/2017
 


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

You died. Welcome to XING: The Land Beyond, an atmospheric first-person puzzle adventure for desktops and virtual reality. Enjoy your peaceful escape from the chaotic world of the living, and travel the lands of the dead.

XING: The Land Beyond launches on September 21, 2017 on Steam and the Oculus Store for the regular price of $19.99.    

Factsheet:

Developer/Publisher: White Lotus Interactive

Release date: September 18, 2017

Initial Platforms: PC (Non VR), Oculus Rift, HTC Vive

Later Platforms: PS4 and PS VR

Regular Price: $19.99

 


About the Developers:

Are you looking for a great story about the offbeat journey of a tiny game company, about to release their first? Well then look no further! Here's a link to a post I just made, detailing that unconventional path to becoming an indie game developer, with lots of funny behind-the-scenes material. 

 


About the Game:

Spirit Journey

What if you had the power to go up to a gravestone, read the epitaph, and transport yourself into the lives of the departed?

Your body may be gone, but your life has just begun. In death, you will find yourself on a journey across a series of mysterious lands, an afterlife filled with the thoughts and personalities of those long lost. Follow these forgotten stories, collect artifacts, solve puzzles, and discover secrets as you make your own adventure through the mysteries of The Land Beyond. 

Is death without legacy something to be feared? 

What happens when we do not realize what is most important to us? 

Do we choose our own destiny, or is it chosen for us?

A Puzzling Place

XING: The Land Beyond is a fantastical, non-combative, journey through the afterlife. Along the way you are challenged to solve a myriad of puzzles which require logic, creativity, and the mastery of environmental control. In this peaceful afterlife, puzzles can be solved at your own pace. Through your journey you will learn to harness the power of the sun, the rains, the snow, and more. 

XING: The Land Beyond has been developed with accessibility in mind, and conforms to color-blindness, deafness, and has no time-constrains in its puzzle design.

Virtual Reality

XING: The Land Beyond has full VR support for HTC Vive and Oculus Rift, with options to use either SDK, as well as a range of controller options, including tracked controllers and traditional gamepads. 

Great care has been taken to ensure XING is an exciting and comfortable experience for all lovers of virtual worlds. We offer two distinct movement options for players: 

  • A free movement system with plenty of settings to balance comfort and usability.
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