Somerville

Action platformer, in which players witness the adventures of a group of people trying to survive an invasion of an alien civilization. Somerville is a work on Jumpship, a studio founded by Dino Patti, i.e. a co-creator of two bestselling games Inside and Limbo. The game is characterized by original, dark, and also slightly cartoonish art style, designed by Chris Olsen, film animator who participated in the works on such pictures as Skyfall and Thor. In Somerville you observe the events from the side. Gameplay is based on traversing a string of game levels and solving puzzles – there are also plenty of arcade challenges as well as stealth-action sequences, in which you must sneak past enemy eyes. From time to time you also get to shoot some aggressive aliens.

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PC / Windows
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Somerville

Somerville | PC

Somerville release date for PC:

game language:
English

December 2017 | Worldwide

Game mode: single player

Somerville is a platform game released on PC / Windows and developed by indie studio Jumpship – a team founded by Dino Patti, i.e. a co-creator of two bestselling games Inside and Limbo. The game tells of a fate of a small group of people who are trying to survive an invasion of an alien civilization.

Mechanics

Somerville is a side-scrolling game. Similarly to the aforementioned Inside, gameplay is based on traversing large game levels and solving more or less complex puzzles. There are also plenty of arcade challenges as well as stealth-action sequences, in which you must sneak past the eyes of enemies from beyond earth. From time to time you also get to shoot some aggressive aliens.

Technical aspects

Released for PC / Windows, Somerville is characterized by its original, dark, and also slightly cartoonish art style, designed by Chris Olsen, film animator who participated in the works on such pictures as Thor, Avengers: Age of Ultron, and Skyfall.

Somerville teaser trailer #1

Somerville teaser trailer #1 | 1:11

Zapowiedź Somerville, platformowej gry akcji od Jumpship – studia założonego przez Dino Patti’ego, jednego ze współautorów bestsellerowych Inside oraz Limbo.

Somerville is a new game by co-developer of Limbo and Inside

News 28 June 2017 09:44

He worked at PlayDead on Limbo and Inside. Now Dino Patti is collaborating with Chris Olsen on Somerville, an atmospheric, story-driven sci-fi action adventure game.