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We all know about pre-order incentives. Yet GOG.com is again taking the other way around. Since they are now offering post-release bonuses! After adding free games to some of the hottest pre-orders. Such as like Absolver + Furi and Hello Neighbor + Jazzpunk. So the time has come to upgrade the offer on just released Tacoma on Linux, Mac and Windows. Buy the next game from the developers who gave us the lovely Gone Home, and get Event for free!
Tacoma is a narrative adventure set aboard a high-tech space station in the year 2088. In space, no one can hear you bond. No one except the high-tech surveillance system. Since it records and recreates the echoes left behind by the six people. Those who used to live aboard the enigmatic Tacoma station. Now their lives, relationships, and peculiarities are yours to piece together. While you retrace their steps and interact with the objects they left behind.
Tacoma release trailer:
Event is an award-winning narrative exploration game where you must build a relationship with a lonely spaceship computer to get home. Set in a retro-future inspired by sci-fi classics such as 2001: A Space Odyssey, the game is about forging a personal relationship with your only companion, an insecure AI entity capable of procedurally generating over two million lines of dialog. The reality of your situation will emerge organically as you communicate with Kaizen and explore the mysterious ship in first-person perspective.
Both games will provide players with deep, story-driven, narrative experience within a sci-fi environment. So anyone who is looking for some captivating adventure games with a rich story, they can’t go wrong with this offer.
Event is free with all purchases of Tacoma (Linux, Mac, Windows) made before August 16, 5 PM UTC. All purchases made prior to the announcement, will be granted with a free copy of Event automatically – users should check their GOG.com games library.
#Tacoma is a narrative adventure aboard a high-tech space station in 2088. Since the #games listing on Steam shows #Windows, Linux is also supported. Yet there is a reason for this. Steam apparently has a technical issue regarding the SteamOS icon and Linux. Even after the games launch on August 2nd, which will only show Windows.
We actually wanted to shoot you a note about Tacoma on Linux specifically that we would appreciate you communicating to your readers.
As stated and planned, Tacoma will be available for Linux on day one on Steam.
Unfortunately due to some last-minute technical issues with launching on SteamOS. The Steam store page for Tacoma will not show Linux with official support. But once purchased from Steam, you will in fact be able to download and play on Linux. And when we’re able to address these lingering technical issues, we’ll look forward to checking the official Linux support box on Steam!
So gameplay takes players about the space station in your mission. Tacoma is the facility’s digital surveillance system. Hence the captured 3D recordings of pivotal moments in the crew’s life on the station. There as you explore, echoes of these captured moments surround you. Players will have the ability to rewind, fast-forward, and move through these scenes. While examining events from every angle. Reconstructing the multi-layered narrative as you explore.
Tacoma is the next game from the creators of Gone Home. Carrying the tradition of detailed, immersive, and powerful storytelling. While pulling players deeper into the games narrative, than ever before.
- A Richly Layered Story Experience:
Six crewmembers lived and worked on space station Tacoma. While forming relationships, experiencing love and loss, and facing crisis together. So discover not just what happened to these people. Yet what makes them who they are, through your role as an interactive investigator. The story is told through a series of fully voiced with animation. With interactive AR scenes, immersing you in the events.
- Groundbreaking Multi-Path Story System:
In each section of the station, player are surround themselves with digital representations of crewmembers. While following their own parallel story threads that diverge, recombine, and split off again. Rewind, fast-forward, and move through these scenes’ chronologies as they swirl around you. Your interactive tools allow you to discover the tightly-knotted narrative from every angle, and in every detail.
- Deeply Interactive Gameworld:
Explore Tacoma Station both physically and digitally. Unlock doors and drawers to find meaningful objects, notes, and physical artifacts, while simultaneously exploring extensive records of the crew’s digital communications and personal thoughts. Every facet of the crew’s experience on Tacoma is part of your investigation.
- Vision of the Future:
Experience life in the year 2088. Discover a rich fictional universe that depicts humanity’s expansion into low-Earth orbit and beyond. A deeply-imagined speculative vision of the near future from the award-winning story team behind Gone Home and BioShock 2: Minerva’s Den.
Fullbright studio visit – The Making of Tacoma:
- Compact Narrative Game:
Tacoma is set to take around 2 to 5 hours to complete. How deep you dig and how much detail you find is up to you. Tacoma is a non-combat, non-puzzle-focused game. The details of the story and game-world are there for you to discover at your own pace.
Tacoma is a first person science fiction game, with the titular Tacoma being a Lunar Transfer Station. You can check out the debut trailer for the game below:
All we know so far is what’s in the trailer, above. Someone – an astronaut, presumably – is boarding a Lunar Transfer station called Tacoma. Our guess is the station is deserted and you will have to find out why.
Linux Game News confirmed Tacoma is being develop with Unity and coming to Linux, Mac and Windows PC for a 2016 release.