Modus Games have announced that Sketchbook Games, and Fourth State’s Lost Words: Beyond the Page will launch exclusively on Google Stadia, before coming to other platforms.
The story of this 2D puzzle platformer was written by Rhianna Pratchett (Thief 2014, Rise of the Tomb Raider), taking place within the diary of a girl with a vivid imagination.
As players walk on the words and tries to find safe passage to the next page, and use words to solve problems in a fantasy world, they will (as the video description states) “navigate an emotionally moving story about loss and personal growth.”
You can find the new gameplay trailer below:
You can find the rundown (via Steam) below:
Lost Words is an atmospheric puzzler set between the pages of a diary and a fantasy land.
The game features a story written by Rhianna Pratchett and ties the narrative into the gameplay in an unusual way, by having the player running on and interacting with words to solve puzzles.
2D Adventure Platforming.
Navigate 2D worlds set inside a young girl’s diary by walking on the
words and using them to solve a variety of puzzles.
Explore an emotionally moving, fully-voiced narrative developed by
renowned games writer Rhianna Pratchett as you make decisions that will alter how the story will
unfold, making each playthrough unique.
Beautiful Visual Style.
Discover the watercolor world presented in the pages of the diary as well
as the vibrant fantasy world of Estoria.
Harness words to alter the environment around you to create a safe
passage for the protagonist in an entirely unique and refreshing style of platforming.
Meaningful Exploration. Gather collectible fireflies scattered across the lands of Estoria for an
Lost Words: Beyond the Page launches March 27th on Google Stadia, and 2020 for Windows PC (via Steam), Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One.