Posts Tagged ‘Celery Emblem’

Psychedelic episodic adventure Baobab’s Mausoleum continues this month in ‘1313 Barnabas Dead End Drive’

Baobab's Mausoleum

I’m not quite sure how I missed the original release of Baobab’s Mausoleum (Ovnifagos Don’t Eat Flamingoes, as covered on RPS here), but just about everything I’m seeing of this strange genre-blending adventure tickles my fancy, from the overt Space Funeral inspiration to the Twin Peaks/Deadly Premonition compound weirdness right up to the Russian surf-music soundtrack.

I’ll absolutely have to go back to catch up on the first episode now, as a release date and trailer have just rolled out for the second chapter, ‘1313 Barnabas Dead End Drive’, due this February 22nd.

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Twin Peaks-inspired RPG Baobab’s Mausoleum out today

The first episode of surreal RPG Baobab’s Mausoleum [official site] is out today. That’s the news. There are no more facts in this post for you, just strange and otherworldly sentences that will make as little sense to you as they do for me. For instance, the protagonist is a vampire FBI agent eggplant called Watracio Walpurgis. You see? He’s stuck in a town called Flamingo’s Creek, population 64, which only appears in nightmares every 25 years and is populated by monsters, a wendigo and some, I don’t know, UFOs? There’s more details and a trailer below but I’m not sure if they clear anything up.
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