Game release: “Crowns and Pawns: Kingdom of Deceit” (PC)

Tag of Joy and Thunderful Publishing‘s point-and-clicker Crowns and Pawns: Kingdom of Deceit keeps a classic genre alive with a European touch.

Adventure games have always found a lot of success in European countries, so it’s only fitting that this one takes place there, too. Developed by a Lithuanian team, it’s also no surprise that it’s about Chicago girl Milda who inherits a house in Lithuania only to find out that her grandfather’s death is connected to a mysterious relic.

As the trailer features comments by adventure game professionals like Bill Tiller (fame for The Curse of Monkey Island) and Charles Cecil (from Broken Sword: Shadow of the Templars), the inspirations for classic puzzle design, cartoon visuals, and investigative gameplay are obvious. Mixing history and myths with a modern world and using real-life locations adds to immersion, hopefully evoking that same sense of adventure the 90ies offered.

The game is out now on PC with a 10% launch discount that lasts until May 13, 2022, at 3 PM UTC.

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Being an avid gamer, cinemaniac, and bookworm in addition to other things the internet and new media present, I'm also very much into DIY music, rock and pop in particular. Writing short or longer pieces about anything that interests me has always made me happy. As both an editor for German website "Adventure-Treff" and UK website "Future Sack", I like to write reviews and news about recent developments in the movies, games and book industry.
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