Scarlet Hood and the Wicked Wood to get a full release later on Linux, Mac and Windows PC. Thanks for developer Devespresso Games and publisher Headup. Which is an interesting twitch for the Steam debut.
The developer of popular The Coma series, Devespresso Games, is announcing the new official release date. Which is also considered a full launch for Scarlet Hood and the Wicked Wood. Originally scheduled to launch in February on Steam Early Access. The game will now be a full release coming on April 8th in its entirety. Rather than several sections unveiled over time as the previous post. Launching in seven languages: English, Korean, German, French, Russian, Simplified Chinese, and Spanish.
For those who are disappointed with the Scarlet Hood and the Wicked Wood delay. Just head over to the Steam Game Festival (February 3 – 9) for the demo. So you can be the first to play the game on Linux using Proton 5.13-5. Which also runs really well for a game demo. Especially for a Unity 3D title. And, check out the trailer below.
Scarlet Hood and the Wicked Wood – Gameplay Trailer
Gameplay features Devespresso’s signature manhwa-style with hand illustrated graphics by Minho Kim. There is also a non-linear story written by T.L. Riven. As a result, Scarlet Hood and the Wicked Wood is a story adventure within a vibrant Oz-esque fantasy world. Featuring a recurring time loop (think Groundhog Day) with unique branching story paths and multiple endings.
Scarlet, the protagonist and a diva in the making. Then she awakens in the realm of Glome after being flung by a rogue tornado. Discovers an electrifying world brimming with magic, beauty, and artifacts from a mysterious bygone culture. Her strange journey begins after taking up the mantle of the Red Witch. While leading a troupe of Munchkins through the forbidden Wicked Wood.
The fledgling witch soon discovers a Recursion Hex has her reliving the same day. However, each death presents new opportunities to branch the adventure in exciting new ways. The only way to get through the wood is by solving puzzles that require logic. Or by finding clues that are available across the wood.
Scarlet Hood and the Wicked Wood is a story driven adventure game. As Scarlet, you must relive seven days of misfortune. All while making a series of decisions to guide your Munchkin troupe safely out of the Wicked Wood. Experience branching outcomes based on your decisions. Most importantly, immerse yourself in a bewitching story of a fantastic adventure!
- Survive a narrative time-loop.
- Solve ridiculous puzzles.
- Follow your own multi-path story.
- Unlock multiple endings based on your decisions.
- Ogle the hand-illustrated graphics.
- Use Scarlet’s witching skills to avoid detection.
Scarlet Hood and the Wicked Wood is due to get a full release later on Linux, Mac and Windows PC. Besides the Demo, you can also Wishlist the game on Steam. Also, feel free to join the Headup Discord server.