"Icebound" Visual Novel announced by Fastermind Games
New York, NY, March 8th 2013 – The “Icebound”, a unique, dark-fantasy, mystery visual novel, has been announced for Windows, Mac and Linux. Icebound takes place in a world in the midst of an ice age as a wandering alchemist attempts to prevent a monster from attacking a secluded town. Icebound includes high-quality art, an original, non-linear story, and puzzle game elements. Its plot features action, suspense, romance and witty humor that envelop the player in a world combining aspects of western and eastern fantasy.
Watch the announcement trailer at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g0bWR7WT7TU
Watch the gameplay trailer at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qylhj-BK2Fs
The visual novel can be pre-ordered at iceboundgame.com for a discounted price of $11.99. Icebound also has a Steam Greenlight page with thousands of fans eagerly anticipating its release.
A wandering alchemist named Dougal winds up in the isolated town of Isenbarr with his Familiar, Isaac, hoping to find a job and earn some spending money. What he doesn’t expect to encounter is a web of intrigue involving a clockwork beast, a seductive secret agent, a priestess with mysterious powers, a mad genius, and a group of eccentric alchemists competing to vanquish a deadly monster. Nothing is certain... except that chaos will ensue.
"Icebound" is expected to be released in Q2 2013.