Posts Tagged ‘Philip Buchanan’

The Charmingest Adventure Game: 39 Days to Mars

We call this an RPS slam-dunk: 39 Days to Mars is a charming, 2D indie adventure game about a pair of steampunk scientists rocketing off into space in 1876, just 3 years after the formation of this very website. The art is simplistic and striking, with black and white inscriptions on a parchment-coloured background. It’s got an (absolutely gorgeous) orchestral piano soundtrack for God’s sake! This would only be more perfect if the Kickstarter was still running, so you could grab the whole thing for very slightly over a pound from solo coder Philip Buchanan. Sadly it’s not out until 2015, but there’s a trailer below where you’ll get to see what I mean about the soundtrack.

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