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Prominence
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Genre: Adventure
Platforms: PC
Players: Single-player
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Nov 12, 2013 @ 12:06am
Jan 21, 2014 @ 1:09pm
Description
Release date: Mid 2014
STORY
After living for generations as persecuted refugees, the Letarri people set their sights on a far-off planet as a promising new home. But when the interstellar mission to colonize the new world goes terribly awry, the fate of their people falls into the hands of a lone adventurer. Now it's up to you to unravel the mystery of what happened. Can you save them and their mission, or is it already too late?

Prominence is a first-person, point-and-click adventure game for the PC filled with puzzle-solving goodness, compelling character arcs, and an engaging story of hope and humanity in the best traditions of good science-fiction.


FEATURES
- Solve a dynamic mix of challenging, yet logical, puzzles that tie directly into the story.
- Discover clues and reconstruct the events of the mission through emails, audio recordings, environmental clues, and a damaged central computer in need of repairs.
- Hack computer subsystems via a text-based interface.
- Acquire and use additional skills and abilities as you progress through the adventure.
- Become immersed in the world through fully rendered HD environments with animated movement and effects.
- Access holographic data archives to explore a wealth of backstory, environmental details, mission information, crewmember records, and more.
- Experience an original soundtrack with over 40 minutes of music.


IMPRESSIONS FROM THE GAMING PRESS
German gaming site Adventure Corner previewed Prominence and wrote, "Fans of Arthur C. Clarke's '2001: A Space Odyssey' should keep this adventure in mind." We wholeheartedly agree!

Other notable quotes:
"...this latest space mystery will be one that is definitely worth unravelling."
- AdventureGamers.com

"technically solid" and "densely atmospheric"
- Adventure-Treff.de

"...a very promising game."
- Gameboomers.com

"Prominence is an excellent example of what a small but dedicated developer can produce."
- GamingLives.com

"..evolves methodically and soon draws you deep into the mystery behind the ill-fated mission."
- AdventureClassicGaming.com

"Sur une musique électro aérienne, des protubérances se forment à la surface d'une étoile, et explosent, feux d'artifice de l'hyperespace, dangereusement séduisants. Oui, ça me rend lyrique."
- Canard PC (Issue #283)


SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS
Windows XP/Vista/7/8
2GB RAM
2.0 GHz or better processor (multi-core supported)
Open GL 2.0 compatible video chipset
Popular Discussions View All (3)
5
Jul 31, 2014 @ 7:17pm
Linux support?
krusT
5
Jan 10, 2014 @ 11:38am
Why not ?!
Last guardian !
2
Nov 28, 2013 @ 4:55am
multimonitor support?
Aquahead
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johnspawnvfx Apr 28 @ 2:30pm 
For those interested:

http://www.prominencegame.com/news.htm

https://www.facebook.com/ProminenceGame

They're still active, but it seems they forgot this page :-/
robert.blane Mar 17 @ 1:17am 
WHEN ARE WE GETTING SOME MORE NEWS ON THIS GAME - RELEASE DATE SCHEDULE PER SE??
mase777 Feb 17 @ 8:26pm 
I really hope a reliese date is soon because were way passed building suspence here...
gshinks Sep 29, 2014 @ 5:05pm 
7 years is too long for a point and click adventure game... another year and you'll have to adapt it for another release of Windows
robert.blane Sep 21, 2014 @ 12:44am 
I'll second Red John below, when are your guys going to give us some news on development and release? Soon hopefully!! Need more games like this.
JonnyƦedHed Sep 6, 2014 @ 10:11am 
Yes, can we please have an update.
IntrepidSon Aug 24, 2014 @ 9:40pm 
Sorry to sound impatient, but some of us have literally been waiting years for this game to be released. Can we at least get an annual update?
Arnoman Aug 4, 2014 @ 8:32am 
Any more news on this game?
Imari Aug 1, 2014 @ 5:05am 
Really looking forward to this game! Is it available for pre-purchase?
{M.A.T.r.I.X.} Ken Foree Jul 31, 2014 @ 9:53pm 
Yes, indeed. An update would be nice to give us some insight of when to expect it, at least in a beta.