Builders Paul Hart and Lee Williams together with writer Akupara Video games have revealed Cryptmaster, a brand new narrative journey recreation with a definite black-and-white artwork model and an much more distinct gameplay hook: it mixes text-based adventures with trendy graphics to allow a sort-of Scribblenauts-meets-D&D expertise by which you sort out what you need your character to do subsequent and the sport responds.
Hart and Williams describe Cryptmaster as “a dungeon-crawling narrative journey with a nostalgic visible model a few celebration of lately woke up lifeless heroes. An eccentric determine, often called the Cryptmaster, has tasked you to journey upwards by means of the strata of a number of incredible underground kingdoms.” Watch the reveal trailer above and take a look at the primary screenshots beneath.
Like in Scribblenauts, the phrases you sort grow to be actions in Cryptmaster, be they dialogue responses or fight strikes. Loads of puzzles and darkish comedy are additionally promised. Wishlist it on Steam for those who’re .
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