End of Lines: A Hand-Painted Interactive Graphic Novel Launching on Steam and Nintendo Switch
Nova-box, the French indie game studio behind Seers Isle and Across the Grooves, is set to release their latest creation, End of Lines, on PC and Nintendo Switch this 25th of May. The game is a heart-wrenching vision of the future, where humanity failed to act on climate change, resulting in a catastrophic downfall.
End of Lines is a hand-painted interactive graphic novel, where every choice you make impacts the story. The game tells the tale of a group of survivors, including Camille, Nora, and their son Sam, as they journey through the barren countryside of Southern Europe. With only each other for support, the survivors face the daunting task of finding a safe haven and rebuilding their lives from scratch.
As with Nova-box’s previous titles, End of Lines boasts an immersive soundtrack and beautiful hand-painted visuals that bring the game’s post-apocalyptic world to life. Each playthrough offers a novel-sized adventure, with hundreds of illustrations to accompany the story.
End of Lines is not just another post-apocalyptic game; it’s a poignant reminder of the devastating consequences of our inaction. The game’s story is set in the 21st century, where we failed to act on climate change, leading to the world’s catastrophic downfall.
In the game, you must manage your group’s supplies and morale in a ruthless environment, where death lurks around every corner. The story’s central theme revolves around family, with Camille, Nora, Sam, and Uncle Rafik forming the game’s core cast. The game also introduces diverse characters that the survivors befriend on their journey.
End of Lines is a must-play game for anyone who loves a good story. The game’s emphasis on choice and the impact it has on the narrative offers a level of interactivity that is unmatched by traditional storytelling methods. If you’re a fan of hand-painted visuals and immersive soundtracks, you won’t be disappointed.
You can wishlist End of Lines on Steam ahead of its launch on the 25th of May, or keep an eye out for Nintendo Switch pre-order discounts on the eShop starting 8th May. Don’t miss out on this beautifully crafted tale of hope and survival in a world where hope seems lost.