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

LOS ANGELES, CA - June 12, 2021 - Making an appearance on the Wholesome Games and Guerilla Collective Showcases, Silver Lining Studio’s Behind the Frame revealed two separate gameplay videos - giving viewers a rounded glimpse into the panoramic, interactive fiction today. This double feature followed its international debut on the Day of the Devs Summer Game Fest showcase.


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Behind the Frame is a vivid, interactive fiction about an aspiring artist on the cusp of finishing the final piece of her gallery submission. Guide her brush strokes and solve a variety of puzzles to help complete her masterpiece amid her brusque neighbor’s gaze and his pesky cat. As her painting starts to take shape, uncover an emotional tale of chance and artistry revealed behind unrelated yet familiar moments.



  • Paint, sketch, and retouch your artwork to complete your masterpiece and your memories

  • Dive into and explore beautiful panoramic, hand-animated worlds inspired by Miyazaki/Studio Ghibli visuals

  • Experience an evocative story, through the eyes of a passionate artist


Set to launch in Q3 2021, Behind the Frame offers an introspective experience, exploring themes like the joys of artistry and piecing together the puzzle called life. Players can look forward to the release for Windows, Mac, iOS, and Android.


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About Silver Lining Studio

Silver Lining Studio is a passionate, Taiwan-based Indie. Focused on creating games to lift and renew the spirits of people, they aim to be a beacon of light, spreading a positive message through their works.

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About Akupara Games 

Akupara Games is an indie game studio based in Los Angeles, California. Composed of veterans of the game industry, Akupara Games focuses its energy and resources as an “indie for indies” studio by providing premier support to other indie studios through development, publishing, porting, and advising. Their mission statement ensures that each project receives a unique experience and personalized support. 

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About Akatsuki Taiwan Inc.

Akatsuki Taiwan Inc. is a branch of Akatsuki Inc. founded in 2014. Taking "Make The World Colorful" as a mission, we devoted ourselves to developing and operating various mobile games. We recruit members from all over the world. By compiling voices from different cultures, we hope to provide products with great localization qualities to all players.

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