A easy query: when you discovered your self trapped inside a mysterious fort deep inside the wastes of Antarctica, with solely a walkie-talkie in hand and a good friend on the identical frequency in one other a part of the fort, which good friend would you decide?
In We Had been Right here, you’ll be able to take a look at out your selection in case of simply such a scenario! You and a co-op accomplice play the position of Antarctic explorers pressured to seek out shelter from a fierce snowstorm inside an historical fortress that seems on no maps… that is Citadel Rock. The doorways have sealed themselves behind you, and the one means ahead is to go deeper into the fort. In the end you hope to flee, however the one probability you may have is by working collectively. It’s inconceivable to finish the sport alone. Voice chat is on the coronary heart of the sport – with each gamers in several components of the fort, you’ll have to explain your surroundings to the opposite individual. What are you able to see that is perhaps associated to a puzzle? It is perhaps gadgets to work together with, clues, and even simply figuring out your goal may be useful.
We Had been Right here began out as a scholar challenge by 15 individuals from the Dutch College of Utilized Sciences in Rotterdam. With a mixture of artwork, design, and improvement college students we apparently fashioned an excellent workforce: the primary model of We Had been Right here was produced in simply 14 weeks, and has been loved by greater than 1,500,000 individuals from around the globe! We predict that’s unbelievable for an indie sport about fixing puzzles inside a frozen Antarctic fort. As for the way we got here up with that uncommon setting? It was a brainstorm session of potential areas and components of the world. We had already selected a fort, however the place was that fort going to be? The vote got here all the way down to a tie between Antarctica and some place else. The final individual to forged their vote thought for a second. Then she stated ‘let’s make this fascinating,’ and we had to determine the best way to clarify there being a fort in Antarctica!
We’re all extraordinarily excited to see We Had been Right here come to Xbox One, and delighted that it will likely be free for Xbox Reside Gold members till October 15! And that’s solely the beginning for bringing the We Had been Right here collection to Xbox! As quickly as we realized that individuals actually loved We Had been Right here and that we had a profitable sport on our palms, we instantly had the thought of bringing it to the Xbox. It could have taken a short time earlier than we had the time to dedicate to the Xbox launch, however we’re very proud of the outcomes! Xbox has all the time been an excellent platform for indie video games like ours, and we’re wanting ahead to bringing future We Had been Right here video games to Xbox One in a way more well timed trend! You may already sit up for the discharge of the sequel We Had been Right here Too on October 2, which showcases a unique a part of Citadel Rock with new puzzles and challenges. The sport is in pre-order now with a 10% low cost till October 1!
Lastly, don’t overlook which you can play by We Had been Right here twice, since every position will get a totally totally different perspective on the puzzles. What’s extra, the halls of Citadel Rock comprise many hidden secrets and techniques and particulars to find if you wish to study extra in regards to the story behind the frozen citadel. Preserve your eyes open and who is aware of what you’ll discover…
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