COGNITIONTM: AN ERICA REED THRILLER GAME OF THE YEAR EDITION RELEASES ALL EPISODES FOR MOBILE ON iOS AND ANDROID
Murder mystery thriller from Phoenix Online Studios includes bonus behind-the-scenes material and more for mobile
February 8th, 2018 – Boston, MA – Phoenix Online Studios is thrilled to announce the long-awaited mobile release of their award-winning game, Cognition: An Erica Reed Thriller – Game of the Year Edition for both iOS and Android platforms today. Take on the role of Erica Reed, a Boston FBI agent with the power to see visions of the past, as she tracks down four different serial killers and uncover a series of clues left for someone with her specific ability. But who’s leaving the clues? How do they know her secret, and what do they want from her? This edition of the critically-acclaimed adventure features directors’ commentary, behind-the-scenes development diaries, concept sketches, outtakes, and more! All 4 exciting episodes are available on mobile for $2.99 each in the App Store (https://itunes.apple.com/us/developer/phoenix-online-studios/id598738598) and on Google Play (https://play.google.com/store/apps/developer?id=Phoenix+Online+Studios+LLC&hl=en).
Originally released in 2012 & 2013, the Cognition Game of the Year Edition was first published in 2014 after winning six Reader’s Choice Aggie Awards, including Best Adventure Game of 2013. Awarded entirely based on reader votes from the adventure game community at AdventureGamers.com, Cognition also came away with Best Writing (Drama), Best Story, Best Independent Adventure, Best Traditional Adventure, and Best Music.
“Working on Cognition again has been a wonderful and surprisingly satisfying experience for all of us,” said Katie Hallahan, PR Director and one of the designers of the game. “We’ve wanted to finish the mobile release with the Game of the Year version for a long time now, and we couldn’t ask for a better game to kick off 2018 for Phoenix. We’ve got some great releases lined up this year, and having Cognition lead the way is the perfect start!”
Cognition Game of the Year Edition is also available on Steam, GOG.com, Humble, and the Phoenix Online Store (http://store.postudios.com) for $14.99.
About Phoenix Online Studios – Every Game Has a Story™
Created by adventure game fans for adventure game fans, Phoenix Online Studios is an award-winning game development studio that seeks to put create compelling games where story and character come first. Formed in 2004, Phoenix began as fans seeking to bring back their favorite genre with the King’s Quest fangame The Silver Lining. They’ve followed up with the award-winning Cognition: An Erica Reed Thriller, Jane Jensen’s Moebius: Empire Rising, and the remake of her classic hit game Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers. Phoenix also opened a publishing branch in 2014, putting indie games including Quest for Infamy, Moebius: Empire Rising, Lost Civilization, The Last Door: Collector’s Edition Seaons 1 and 2 and more. More information can be found on the company’s website, www.POStudios.com.