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  Stargaze post PAX EGX news, long gameplay presentation and an interview with Thomas Regin – the composer behind the OST for the game.
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09/21/2020
 


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

For some, who are travellers, the stars are guides. For others they are no more than little lights in the sky. For others, who are scholars, they are problems...”

- Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, The Little Prince

Thank you to all that have checked out the demo of Stargaze during the PAX EGX event. Gathering your feedback and discussing the game was essential for us in continuing our development. A big thank you is also in place for the media and influencers that helped us spread the word about Stargaze!

Today we would like to share a longer video on Stargaze that we have presented to you during PAX EGX. You will find a longer gameplay video in it, as well as an interview with the game’s composer Mr Thomas Regin.

PAX x EGX – game presentation video

You can find the full video here - https://youtu.be/gGmyMnFI0cQ

It covers everything we have shared with you publicly to this day. We have more in store for you and we cannot wait to present you with more details on our cosmic-fable soon.

Legendary Composer – Mr Thomas Regin

Yes! The musical genius that has been composing scores for your favourite adventure games for years, including the Blackwell series, Unovowed, and the upcoming Nighthawks has joined the team and is working hard to bring you another memorable audio experience.

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About Stargaze

Discover a magical galaxy inspired by Little Prince’s interstellar travels, stylized as hand-drawn book illustrations and experience a wonderful cosmic fable in virtual reality.

Observe the life and events of the curious planets by physically manipulating your telescope. Find the proper angles and perspective to uncover their secrets. Take photos and note down your observations to complete your book of research and solve the ultimate cosmic mystery ... or just sit down and chill-out stargazing.

Immerse yourself in a fable of cosmic proportions where you're both the observer ...as well as the man behind the scenes!

Game Details

Platforms:

  • Oculus Rift

  • Valve Index

  • HTC Vive

  • Windows Mixed Reality

Developer:

Played with Fire Sp. z o.o.

Release date: Q4 2020

Webpage: https://playedwithfire.com

Presskit: http://bit.ly/Stargaze_press

Game Features

BECOME AN ASTRONOMER - Make the most of your very own observatory-planet with complete scientific equipment, research journal, photographic set and ...The Telescope.

RESEARCH A GALAXY - See light years ahead into space and bend the rays of light to study planets from all the different angles. Make photos of strange phenomena. Analyse your findings in the research journal.

CHILL OUT AND EXPLORE - Sit back and explore the galaxy through many different points of view. Reveal hidden items, new species and secret planets.

AWAKEN LIFE OF COSMOS - Awaken and inspire life. Decide where to focus your telescope and through its manipulation encourage change.

SOLVE SCIENTIFIC PUZZLES - Figure out how phenomena connect with one another. Trigger events by joining what was apart.

About Played with Fire

Played with Fire is a small indie game studio from Poland. Founded by seasoned developers with the goal to create original and heartfelt games with great art direction.

Press Kit and additional media information – for media eyes only

PRESSKIT: You can download the game’s press kit, including a gallery of screenshots, the trailer and logotypes by following this LINK

https://playedwithfire.com/press/sheet.php?p=stargaze

We’re always happy to talk with you, if you’re looking for interviews or longer stories on the production of the game feel free to reach out to us at [email protected].

We have an extended demo available strictly for journalists and influencers just let us know if you are interested in covering it.

Contact Details:

Developer Direct Line - [email protected] PR – [email protected]