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  “I am never alone.” Mystery adventure Draugen is out on PS4 and Xbox One today!
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02/21/2020
 


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

Oslo, Norway, 21 February 2020 – After a successful launch on PC, the award-winning fjord noir adventure Draugen is finally out on PS4 and Xbox One! From Red Thread Games, the team behind Dreamfall Chapters, this first-person mystery adventure takes you on a beautiful (albeit increasingly dark) journey: https://youtu.be/f7XoSB5TbNE

Graavik, Norway, 1923. You play Edward Charles Harden, an American traveller — and increasingly unreliable narrator — who's come to Norway to find his missing sister Elizabeth, accompanied by his ward Lissie: a lively and enigmatic young woman with a mind of her own.

With their second release, Red Thread is finally ready to tell a story they have worked on since 2013, set in their home country and featuring two characters, strangers in a strange land, that have been brought to life with motion capture and powerful performances by Nicholas Boulton and Skye Bennett. Draugen recently received “Game of the Year” and “Best Audio” awards at the Norwegian Spillprisen 2019, and Red Thread has signed a development deal with UK-based Goldfinch Entertainment for a film or TV adaptation of Draugen.

About Red Thread Games

Red Thread was founded in 2012, with a mission to create games with soul for players who love stories. The studio is located in downtown Oslo, Norway.

In 2014, Red Thread released the first episode of Dreamfall Chapters: a third-person adventure game set in the twin worlds of science and magic, where your choices have real and lasting consequences. The five-part series concluded in 2016, and was followed by PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions, and a ‘Final Cut’ re-release for Windows/Mac in 2017. In 2019, Red Thread released first-person adventure Draugen on PC, followed by PS4 and Xbox One versions in 2020.

Key links:

PlayStation store: Draugen on PS4

Microsoft store: Buy Draugen

Press kit: https://www.redthreadgames.com/draugen

Website: www.draugen.com

Facebook: http://facebook.com/draugengame

Twitter: http://twitter.com/draugengame