Gamescom: Release of AER - Memories of Old, The Pillars of the Earth - Book 2 and Chaos on Deponia for consoles in 2017

Gamescom: Release of AER - Memories of Old, The Pillars of the Earth - Book 2 and Chaos on Deponia for consoles in 2017

Daedalic at Gamescom: Official release dates announced

Daedalic presents to press representatives the second book of "The Pillars of the Earth" and "AER - Memories of Old" at the business area (Hall 3.2, booth C012G - D013G), whereas visitors can play "AER - Memories of Old" as well as "Chaos on Deponia" for PS4 at the entertainment area (Hall 10.1, booth A020).

Daedalic Games at Gamescom:

Ken Follett's The Pillars of the Earth

More information Find the new screenshots of book 2 and the gameplay video below.  

In the development process of Daedalic Entertainment's computer- and videogame adaptation of Ken Follett’s bestseller novel “The Pillars of the Earth”  were over 300 people involved, some of those for more than three years. “The Pillars of the Earth”, an adaptation of the historical novel by Ken Follett, is a one-of-a-kind, interactive novel and reinvents a new entertainment genre. The development team took the 1200-page novel as the blueprint and turned it into an interactive novel. Players follow a nonlinear storyline with three playable main characters: Philip, Jack, and Aliena. The game provides a compelling and involving version of “The Pillars of the Earth”. Players develop a deep emotional connection with the characters while controlling their way through the dense and thrilling story. Moreover, the game lets players change events from the novel as well as influence the fates of its characters.

The second book of "The Pillars of the Earth - Sowing the Wind" will be released on December 2017 for PC, Mac, Linux, PlayStation®4 and Xbox One™, book 3 "The Eye of the Storm" in Q1 2017.

AER - Memories of Old

More information Find the new screenshots and the gameplay video below.  

Daedalic Entertainment and the Swedish developer Forgotten Key will let Gamescom visitors soar sky high with their mystic 3rd-Person exploration adventure "AER". The game's protagonist, Auk, can shapeshift into a bird at will and freely explore her world of floating islands on her quest to give new life to her home. The surreal adventure is complemented by a colorful low-poly visual style matching the serene atmosphere of the game's world.

"AER – Memories of Old" will be released on PlayStation®4, Xbox One™, PC, Mac and Linux on October 25th, 2017.

Chaos on Deponia (PS4/XOne)

Media Gallery Find the trailer below.  

"Chaos on Deponia", the Deponia-Saga's second installment: Rufus is back! Rufus strives to leave Deponia and reach the legendary floating city of Elysium. The second adventure on Deponia tells a unique, self contained story playable without further knowledge of the first installment. Fans of the first game discover new aspects of familiar characters' backgrounds, and have previous questions answered nonetheless.

"Chaos on Deponia" is scheduled for release on December 6th, 2017 for PlayStation®4 and Xbox One™.

Daedalic booths at Gamescom:

Business Area: Hall 3.2, booth C012G - D013G

Entertainment Area: Hall 10.1, booth A020

Merchandise Booth: Hall 5, booth A053

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Tim Krause-Murroni Director PR at Daedalic Entertainment GmbH
Sandra Friedrichs PR Manager at Daedalic Entertainment GmbH
Tim Krause-Murroni Director PR at Daedalic Entertainment GmbH
Sandra Friedrichs PR Manager at Daedalic Entertainment GmbH
About Daedalic Entertainment

Daedalic Entertainment publishes and develops computer and video games for all platforms. The studio focuses on interactive literature and character and narrative-driven games like adventures and RPGs. Daedalic Entertainment has a staff of more than 70 employees. Since May 2014, Daedalic is part of the Bastei Lübbe group of companies.

Daedalic won the German Developer Award 31 times („Studio of the Year“ 2009 and 2013, among others). In 2013, the studio won the prestigious German Games Award for “Best German Game” with “Chaos on Deponia”. Daedalic Entertainment is also the eleven-time winner of the German Video Game Award and the European Games Award.

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