Ravenscourt have announced Kona II: Brume, a sequel to developer Parabole’s 2017 indie hit, Kona.
Kona II: Brume is planned to release in 2023 across Windows PC (via Steam), Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and PlayStation 5.
Kona II: Brume once again follows the story of Detective Carl Faubert, and he investigates a remote village in Northern Québec in the 1970s. A strange mist called “The Brume” has cut off the small mining village from the rest of the world and has disrupted the local wildlife. Carl must make his way around the frozen landscapes of Canada, discovering other survivors and victims while trying to uncover the dark secrets of the Brume. Check out the announcement trailer below:
Northern Québec, 1970. A bizarre mist – the Brume – is disconnecting a rural mining village from its quiet reality and disrupting the balance of nature. But where is it coming from?
Step back into the role of Detective Carl Faubert and dive deeper into the surreal mysteries of Kona.
Make your trek through the snowy landscapes of Northern Canada and discover that you are not entirely alone. Find other stranded people – both victims and survivors of a devastating avalanche – and uncover the hidden dark truth of the Brume.
- Explore – Explore the vast fictive land of Manastan in Northern Canada and fight your way through the village – or what’s left of it. Search for clues in wooden shacks, visit nearby locations on your trusty dog sled and navigate the surrounding lakes.
- Investigate – Follow your clues and findings very carefully. Consult Carl Faulbert’s Journal and put your detective skills to the test. Can you piece together the mystery behind the brume?
- Survive – The Brume is relentless: a bitter cold blizzard, dangerous wildlife and troubling nightmares. Prepare to survive against all odds.
- Experience – A rich story unfolds with every step you take. Find and inspect objects, letters and documents, while an omniscient storyteller narrates your journey in Manastan.
In addition to the announcement of Kona II: Brume, Parabole and Ravenscourt are happy to announce that there will be a playable demo during gamescom in Cologne (24th of August – 29th of August) at the indie booth arena.
The detectives among us can start their investigation by checking out the announcement trailer and the screens.