The Dark Inside Me, is a very unique psychological horror adventure game from a horror movie director Akçay Karaazmak, based on dynamic interactive scenario.
Game is 2d,5 next-gen and unique 3rd person point & click psychological horror adventure game. Main aim is to reflect the real characteristic of a player through the game and see how far players would push their limits through the stages of game. Game is +18 and has disturbing gore, sex and intense violence scenes.
Game is based on a dynamic scenario and the game-flow changes according to player decisions and how they face with the situations and solve the puzzles. Puzzles can be solved with more then one way and each way will effect and change the rest of the gameplay.
Sometimes players has to give serious decisions which will completely affect the following game stages. And those decisions could be the reflection of the player’s real characteristic.
It’s said everyone has angels. One of them leads us to the light and the other take us into dark. We give our own decisions through the path of the life and now we’ll give our own decisions through The Dark Inside Me.
Dark Inside Me is blurring the thin line between madness and reality, darkness and light, love and hate, forgive and vengeance.
You awake in a hospital room, handcuffed to a bed. You hear some detectives speaking about you. They are speaking that they are surprised that how you can be still alive after that terrifying event. And one of the said it would be better if they caught you dead. You don’t understand and don’t remember much but to learn first you should find a way to escape.
The first question come to minds is if you are guilty or not? But its much more beyond the guiltiness or guiltless. You have given a chance to face with your past and how far you would go and sacrifice from yourself to enlighten the darkness and fight with your demons.
The Dark Inside Me gameplay builds upon the decisions and sacrifices between the user and the events. Puzzles in the game may solved with more then one way. And each way will lead you different ways and change the flow of the scenario. You can kill some one that stopping you from your way, by finding a tool to use on. Or you will find a way to pass him or her without killing.
And if you didn't kill then that person could help you later in the game to solve a puzzle or can kill you or and make the things harder for you. When time comes for the vengeance, you will decide to forgive or no. You will torture or kill or let him or her go .You will face with the decisions you gave through the game. You take or find many tools and items, use them on other objects, combine them to create new items to solve new things.
Game is very synchronized with the amazing sounds effects and music. It will take you into the game and make you feel that you are the part of it. Even the game is a point & click adventure game, there will be some action scenes as well including torture, fight and sex.
For example; you start to play in indoor scenes and then continue outdoors then take a bus and play in the bus and then goto other places. Goto airport find a way to enter plane. Travel with plane and play in it. Then continue your journey in another country, search things and then travel to a town. You should find a way to enter a club and solve the puzzles. There will be also some fun scenes as well; for example you will play in a rock bar with a band. You’ll be the lead singer and guitarist on the stage. Sure this scene isn't designed just for fun, it’s a part of a puzzle.
Game always will bring you new things and surprises. It will always keep the tension up and let you to lead the game-flow and the events. The Dark Inside me, will push the limits to give you a unique experience and make it more then just a game.
Game has many different environments. Beautiful real and surreal 3d pre-rendered 2d visuals with animated assets to make the scenes more live and dynamic. You play in rooms, buildings, streets, forests, various outdoors, in vehicles like bus, plane, ship etc...
- Indoor environments (Houses, apartments, rooms, clubs etc..)
- Outdoor environments (Streets, fields, village, circus, forest etc..)
- Vehicles (Buses, cars, ships, planes etc..)
- Next-gen point & click psychological horror adventure game.
- Dynamic scenario.
- Solving puzzles with various ways.
- Play like a game, feel it like a movie.
- Highly detailed rendered 2D graphics and animations.
- 2d,5 parallax and panning camera effects.
- 3d playable characters.
- More then one playable main character through the game play.
- Mature content including gore, violence and sexuality.
- Interactive action scenes
- Cinematic soundtracks depending on the mood of the scenes.
- Multiple camera angle areas and scenes.
- Many different environments; from houses, streets, shops, buildings to forests, buses, ships and much more.
- 1920x1080 Full Hd graphics.
- 1920x1080 Full Hd cinematics.
We will start competitions for The Dark Inside Me just for our bakers. Competitions will be small games related with the D.I.M and winners will get the gifts such as t-shirts, cups, box editions and many more... Depending on the games, sometimes there will be just 1 winner and who finishess the game first and send us the code will be the winner! We will lunch the competition right after reaching our first goal!
Music and sound design will be scored by Akçay Karaazmak as well. Female vocals will be made by Slovak singer Michaela Rexova. Her voice will touch you deeply. Sound acts will be made by professional male and female dabbers.
- The Dark Inside Me - Fall of the drama queen.
- The Dark Inside Me - Main Theme 1.
- The Dark Inside Me - Her Twisted Pleasures.
The Dark Inside Me - Credits (alpha demo).
- Akçay Karaazmak - Creative director & Project lead (www.akcaykaraazmak.com)
- Arslan Kiran - Product Manager
- Blue Arc Studios (www.blue-arc.com) – Visual Fx and Interactive Production Company
Where can I find more info? www.thedarkinside.me
How can I contact you?
- What is the production company's website?
www.blue-arc.com / www.bluearc-studios.com
- Where can I download the demo game? It will be announced after the funding completed.
- When will the game finished?The Dark Inside Me is planned to be released end of 2016
- What platforms will be supported?PC Windows, Mac OSX and Linux.
How much of the game is done already?
15 mixed scenes from the different chapters. It's hard to tell the number of final scenes because always new and very unique ideas are coming to our minds and we want to put all these ideas in The Dark Inside Me.
- How do you plan to distribute it. DRM-free, Steam key & digital download.
Risks and challenges
Like any creative project, problems can arise throughout development that you can't plan for. However The Dark Inside Me been developing by a 15 years old interactive and animation company Blue Arc Studios with the lead of Akçay Karaazmak. We have already developed the main structure of the game. Now we just need to create more and more ideas and put them into scenes. We have decided build the game with the crowdfunding to spend all our energy just for the game. Crowdfunding speeds up development process.Learn about accountability on Kickstarter
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