Brainwash Gang’s fantasy fiction makes its playable debut as part of Steam Next Fest
16 June, 2021 – Indie publisher Digerati is delighted to announce that a demo for upcoming narrative experience Grotto is participating in Steam Next Fest and a demo is available to download now from the game’s store page:
Launching Q3/Q4 2021 on PC, Nintendo Switch, PS4, Xbox One, and iOS, Grotto is a fantasy narrative game that casts players in the role of the Soothsayer – a mysterious hermit who resides in the titular cave and is called upon to read the stars and provide counsel to a primitive tribe.
The Grotto demo gives players an opportunity to experience the confined world and mystical existence of the Soothsayer. Connect stars to draw constellations and use them to influence the lives and fates of those who seek your guidance, such as the hunter, the liar, the merchant, the teacher, and more.
Created by the Madrid-based Brainwash Gang, Grotto is the latest outlandish project to emerge from the studio, which is also behind the recently released Nongunz: Doppelganger Edition, and The Longest Road on Earth.
About The Game
Grotto is a mystical, narrative-focused experience. You are the Soothsayer. The one capable of talking with the stars and unveiling their messages. In a time of turmoil, the tribe of the valley turn to your powers of divination and come to you for guidance.
Their fate will change depending on your auguries. Overthink every constellation, or let the stars freely enter your mind. You are the Soothsayer and yours is the way to read the future.
- Look to the sky from the sacred rock, draw the constellations, and read the stars
- Learn to read the bones and foretell the future or contact those who are gone
- Get to know your people and help them face their problems
- Choose wisely your answers as you’ll change the present and future of your tribe. They will thrive or die depending on your words
- A visual style that mixes 2D and 3D art brings the confined world of Grotto to life
As a publisher, Digerati is dedicated to helping independent developers bring their creations to market and into the hands of gamers. We take care of funding, distribution, marketing and production, leaving developers to focus on what they love – making incredible games and unique experiences.
About Brainwash Gang
Underground game makers trying to tickle your brain. Made NONGUNZ, currently working on Damnview: Built From Nothing and more. https://twitter.com/Brainwash_Gang