Hello darkness, my old friend
Somerville is an atmospheric, 2.5D, narrative adventure game from indie developer Jumpship. Created partly by co-founder of Playdead, Dino Patti, it’s clear this title’s inspiration came from the likes of Limbo, Inside, and Little Nightmares. Somerville takes on silent storytelling through gorgeous environments and...
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From former Playdead developers
Following a Trophy list leak last week, it's been confirmed the side-scrolling puzzle-platformer Somerville is releasing on PS5 and PS4 on 31st August 2023. From developer Jumpship, the studio is made up of former Playdead members, best known for Limbo and
In the wake of catastrophe you must find the means to make your family whole again. Somerville is a Sci-Fi adventure grounded in the intimate repercussions of large scale conflict.
You embark on a journey to find the whereabouts of your family in the wake of an alien invasion.
Live through the personal struggles of a young family separated in the final moments of a global conflict against a hostile alien civilisation. Discover first hand the full impact on others of this catastrophic event.
EXPLORE, LEARN, COMMUNICATE
Explore the devastation left behind by the invading alien force and those who resisted, learning more about their motives and methods the further you journey.
- Solve the puzzles of an altered landscape drenched in alien sediment
- Flee, hide from or negotiate dangerous encounters
- Observe and learn form every alien entity
- Dig deep and find your way to multiple endings, their meaning and significance