Unmemory is a dark thriller worth playing in Linux gaming, Mac and Windows PC. Thanks to developer Patrones y Escondites. Releasing on Steam with a launching week discount.
Unmemory lives as a mix between literature and play. While taking advantage of the best of both worlds. You need to read to overcome challenging puzzles and move forward in a thriller story. Since images, sounds and interactive functions are carefully woven into the story.
As a result, this is an experience that tests your ability to solve a challenging mystery. But, above all that makes us feel inside the story.
Unmemory is a thriller story taking place in the 90’s. With a story about love, revenge and memory (and the Killer Kittens).
Unmemory tells the story of a person who is tracking down the man who murdered his girlfriend, a member of a band of lady thieves. The difficulty, however, of locating the killer is compounded by the fact that he suffers from a rare, untreatable form of memory loss.
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Using notes, pictures and recorded messages he will have to solve the mystery and maybe, just maybe, discover an uncomfortable truth.
Likewise, each chapter is dedicated to a different memory trigger. While game mechanics will make the player feel the way time, music, pain, touch, taste, places or smell affect our memories. Unmemory is a story about how memories build our own identity.
Behind this noir plot there are the real protagonists, the Killer Kittens. An all girl art group within the culture jamming movement. Since they fight against an unfair and sexist capitalist society. Doing so through their art pranks. “I kiss everything I kill, I kill everything I kiss” is the motto. Sly, inviting and empowered girls, capable of turning amazing robberies into a masterpiece of art.
- Text is the gameplay: Reading is essential to solve the puzzles. Moving forward along 8 chapters of a thriller story. Roughly 6h. approx of gameplay
- High end aesthetics: everything on unmemory is a careful design. Right from the editorial creation to the detail in the photos or the old school device curation.
- A highly riveting story telling format: Unmemory lives at the crossing of games and literature. While broadening the view of what games (and books) could be.
- Nostalgia vibe: Unmemory is full of 90s references to noir thrillers. Games like Monkey Island or iconic devices like the Walkman. The mini disc or the Casio watch.
Unmemory is a rather impressive dark thrilller worth playing on Steam. Available in Linux gaming, Mac and Windows PC. Priced at $8.49 USD with a 15% discount until October 20th.