Kathy Rain: Director’s Cut the games new overhaul releases on Linux, Mac, and Windows PC. Thanks to the efforts of the developer Clifftop Games. Which is currently available with a discount on Steam, GOG, and Humble Store.
All of the mystery and ‘90s style is coming back with the release of Kathy Rain: Director’s Cut. This overhaul of the 2016 point and click detective mystery aims to improve and expand upon the original. Doing so with updated features like additional puzzles and new locations. While offering over 700 fully voiced lines of extra dialogue.
On top of expanded gameplay, all owners of the original game will also be eligible for a loyalty discount of 50%. Kathy Rain: Director’s Cut. Which is available for Linux, Mac, and Windows PC. As well as Android and iOS, with a version for Nintendo Switch coming in the very near future.
When Kathy Rain was first released back in May of 2016, it was first met with little attention. However, fans of the genre discovered that Kathy Rain had much more to offer than just a blast of nostalgia. Since gameplay offers a compelling story, excellent voice acting, plus clever puzzles, Kathy Rain finally found its audience. Achieving over 1.2 million users on Steam alone. Now with more story to tell in Kathy Rain: Director’s Cut and feature upgrades. Thans to developer Joel Staaf Hästö from Clifftop Games getting to work, creating the Director’s Cut. His desire is that this new release will add more for supporters of the original. While bringing in a new wave of gamers to the tale of Kathy Rain.
Kathy Rain: Director’s Cut Launch Trailer
Set in the 90s, Kathy Rain: Director’s Cut follows a strong willed journalism major (Kathy). While she returns to her small hometown of Conwell Springs. Following the death of grandfather (Joseph Rain). It isn’t long before questions around her grandfather’s final days begin to arise. Since this spurs Kathy into action as she seeks to uncover the dark secrets of the town she left behind. With limited technology, Kathy will have to use her wits along with her notepad. Not to mention a trusty motorcycle to get to the source of this deeply personal mystery.
With many locations to visit and people to interview in Kathy Rain: Director’s Cut. The questions quickly begin to pile on. What was it that turned the war hero Joseph Rain into a shell of a man? Also, what secrets was he keeping from his family? What are the people of Conwell Springs hiding? Piecing together the clues will reveal a dark, sinister truth.
Director’s Cut Updates:
- Extended storyline, including a fleshed out and more fulfilling ending
- Multiple new areas to explore. While offering added gameplay and puzzles
- 700+ new lines of dialogue in Kathy Rain: Director’s Cut. All voiced by the original voice actors
- Widescreen 16:9 backgrounds
- Expanded and remixed soundtrack
- Different motorcycle skins to personalize Kathy’s motorcycle
- Full controller support
- No spoilers, but… DEATH SEQUENCES!
- Twice the number of Steam achievements
- Brazilian Portuguese with more languages to follow
- And more!
Kathy Rain: Director’s Cut the new overhaul release is live on Steam, GOG, and Humble Store. While offering a 10% discount, dropping the price to $13.49 USD. Along with support for Linux, Mac, and Windows PC.