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

Buka Entertainment and EPIC LLama are proud to announce that their retro-style point’n’click adventure Darkestville Castle are available now for iOS and Android devices! The game was already released on Steam in 2017, which was a real gift for the true fans of Golden Age adventure games!


Darkestville Castle is an adventure with a deep story, challenging puzzles, gallows humor and gameplay similar to the Monkey Island series. The game is indeed a true heir of the iconic adventures by Lucas Arts and Darkestville Castle developers revealed details about it on the game’s Steam page. Darkestville Castle won a well-deserved Best Narrative 2016 award on the Casual Connect, Best Game in the Show at Awesome Games Awards 2017 and was also nominated for Excellence in Narrative at DevGAMM 2017!


Dive deep into the mysterious story of Darkestville


App Store ($ 3,99)

Google Play ($ 3,49)

Darkestville Castle release trailer


Key Features:

  • Point-and-click adventure classics in the same vein as Monkey Island and Day of the Tentacle.
  • Lots of Tim Burton-esque gallows humor.
  • Funny characters and charismatic protagonist.
  • Dozens of carefully designed levels.
  • Quirky and trendy visuals.
  • Numerous puzzles.
  • Captivating story.
  • More than 7 hours of exciting gameplay.
  • Violence, horror and death-free adventure for all ages.
  • This Game has been awarded with an INDIE PRIZE as the BEST GAME NARRATIVE.
  • Hardcore ‘MEOW’ mode. Just keep in mind — you should activate it only if you are 100% self-confident as it drastically increases game difficulty!


Darkestville Castle background:

Like any decent demon Cid spends his nights performing all kind of evil deeds to the peaceful people of Darkestville. Little does he know that his old arch enemy is about to change his life forever. Live the adventure of Cid, the demon of Darkestville, a laid-back being of pure darkness that will see his evil routine life disrupted by The Romero brothers, a group of demon hunters hired by Dan Teapot, Cid’s arch enemy. Follow Cid through an epic quest full of danger, intrigue, and ridiculous premises.


If you are interested, please feel free to request a review code!


About Buka Entertainment

Buka Entertainment, based in Moscow, publishes, distributes and develops computer and video games for all platforms since 1993. Today Buka is one of the biggest Russian PC games publishers, localizers, console video games distributors, and digital distributors in the country. Buka publishes thoughtfully crafted games and software, distributing them throughout Russia and CIS alongside partnerships with Microsoft, Valve, Square Enix, Koch Media and other leading publishers. The latest projects developed by Buka Entertainment - Red Comrades, Darkestville Castle and High Noon VR quickly won over the hearts of both casual and hardcore gamers.