The Dreams in the Witch House open world horror adventure game aims at Linux via Proton with Windows PC. Which is the result of the work from developer Atom Brain Games. Along with a Steam release this month.
Step into the madness and unravel the mystery. The highly anticipated adventure game based on H.P. Lovecraft’s The Dreams in the Witch House is finally coming. Due to haunt your screens on February 16th. Get ready to take on an old-school adventure with a twist of RPG elements. Along with playtime so long, you’ll forget what reality is.
The launch is for Windows only (but the game should work with Linux Proton). Native Linux port might be possible after the release.
Since The Dreams in the Witch House is gaining attention, including the Proton thread on Steam. It seems only fitting to inquire about Linux native support. But so far, native support is only a “possibility”. Yet keeping Proton as a primary focus, and using Adventure Game Studio for development.
The Dreams in the Witch House – Official Trailer
Strap on your sanity, grab a flashlight, and prepare for a journey. One that’ll make you question everything you thought you knew about the universe. But beware, the witch house holds secrets and terrors beyond your wildest nightmares.
There is also a Demo available on Steam. It is playable on Linux via Proton. When asked, be sure to “Launch the Configuration Tool”.
Features and gameplay in a nutshell:
- Unique mix of adventure game and open world survival game
- You have 60 days to prepare for the May-Eve witch sabbath
- Day / evening / night -cycles
- RPG elements: health, sanity, occult & maths skills
- Lots of endings depending on the player’s actions with 10–20 hours of playtime
- Original soundtrack by genre favorite Troy Sterling Nies
The open world horror adventure game has been in development for 7 years, since 2015. Now the wait for The Dreams in the Witch House is almost over. Due to make its way onto Steam on February 16, 2023. Due to support Linux via Proton, with hopes for a native build, beside Windows PC.