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A Short Tale of Solitude
Platforms: PC
Languages: English, Polish
Players: Single-player
Aug 31, 2012 @ 12:00pm
Jul 2 @ 11:24pm
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A Short Tale of Solitude 2020
Release date: Q4 2020
A Short Tale of Solitude is an adventure horror game, combining exploration, puzzles and survival where the gameplay is focused on fear mechanics.

The game takes place during the Great War in the Victorian orphanage, somewhere in the Northen France. Player take on the role of Sebastien, 10 - years old boy, who after the death of his parents was sent away to this forgotten by God place, full of nightmares, and violence. Upon arrival, the boy realizes that childrens have been abandoned by adult guardians and their leader has become insane and mysterious Jonathan. Who is he? Why is he so cruel? What exactly happened to Sebastian's parents? These are just a few questions, which answers can be deadly...

A Short Tale of Solitude heavily inspired by the Lord of the Flies and weird fiction work of H. P. Lovecraft, E. A. Poe and Stefan Grabiński mixed with 90's horror games and movies.

Key Features:
  • Classic survival horror mechanics.
  • Monochromatic old school art style.
  • A huge, explorable orphanage with surrounding areas (about 180 locations).
  • Your decisions on the main quest can have long-lasting impacts on the rest of the game.
  • Multiple endings and hidden extras.
  • Sanity meter.

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ASTOS is still in development, but complete game will be ready on Q4 2020.
Popular Discussions View All (2)
Jan 14, 2017 @ 9:06am
Is the game going to be released?
May 14, 2014 @ 11:30pm
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Rekyua Feb 1, 2015 @ 7:47pm 
Cool, glad to hear it, looking forward to the game :SmilingGirl:
raptorex18  [author] Feb 1, 2015 @ 12:59am 
Fixing bugs, redesigning few moments. Still nothing to announce.
Rekyua Jan 31, 2015 @ 8:20am 
Been six months, any updates?
zzbbgg Jun 21, 2014 @ 6:11pm 
sir_votoms May 26, 2014 @ 10:28am 
I waiting for this.
kamillo55855 (GameMiner) May 15, 2014 @ 11:28am 
Congratulation GreenLit, Beauty Idea for Game, When Be Realse on Steam
Katara the Water Spirit May 2, 2014 @ 6:01pm 
Old school looking horror game, good job, can't wait to play
Duckroll Apr 28, 2014 @ 3:12am 
Nice looking game.
BlackSkull016 Apr 24, 2014 @ 10:56am 
sounds interesting good work man congrats !! :)
Not iL Duce Apr 22, 2014 @ 10:56pm 
looks really intriguing, i like the haunting ambience