The tragic story of the Gordon family gets a new chapter across Linux, Ubuntu, Mac and Windows. So today, KING Art Games and THQ Nordic launches Black Mirror. This is a modern re-imagining of the acclaimed gothic-horror adventure series. So protagonist, David Gordon, must deal with the mysteries of Black Mirror castle. Also find out if there is an ongoing curse on his family.
Black Mirror – The Brand
Since the game name may already exist one way or another. We’re not talking about the Netflix series. The first part of the creepy point-and-click series was released in 2004 as “The Black Mirror”. Also producing two more spin-offs, “Black Mirror II” (2009) and “Black Mirror III” (2011).
Black Mirror 2017 – First Hour of Gameplay on Linux:
So, like in the original graphic adventure trilogy. Hence the Gothic Horror genre and its unique atmosphere of madness. Mixing in psychological distress, which remains at the heart of Black Mirror.
The point-and-click style of the original trilogy served as the basis for the re-imagined gameplay. Which keeps focus on close-up investigation and interaction with the nightmarish visions. Hence those that plague the protagonist of the game David Gordon.
Now, tormented by nightmares and waking dreams for all his life. David Gordon also fears that it might be his destiny to follow in his father’s footsteps. Down a path that leads to madness and death.
Black Mirror Features:
- A modern re-imagining of the acclaimed gothic-horror adventure series
- Interactions with vision-like apparitions which help you learn more about your family’s past
- Eerie atmosphere focusing on the horrors of the mind, in the style of EA Poe and HP Lovecraft
- High quality voice acting from a compelling ensemble cast