Proteus

Academy Comment

  • Platform :
  • PC, Mac OSX
  • Developer :
  • Twisted Tree Games
  • Publisher(s) :
  • Twisted Tree Games

With Proteus, Twisted Tree have created something which shouldn’t work – a game without any challenges. All you do is wander through the world they’ve created, listening to music. Think of it as being a bit like Skyrim, only without the annoying combat and conversations!
Although its graphics are distinctly low-fi – they remind me of games before Doom – the team have pored over each landscape, carefully tweaking colour palettes for each season and time of day. The result is eerily beautiful.

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