Jakarta, September 8th, 2020 — Creators of Coffee Talk and A Raven Monologue teams up to deliver a new visual storytelling experience. Indonesian indie developers, Toge Productions (Coffee Talk) and Mojiken Studio (A Raven Monologue), present When the Past was Around, a silent puzzle-escape adventure game about love, loss, moving on, and letting go. After a year of development, the big day for the game is finally revealed! It will be available on PC via Steam on September 22nd, 2020, with the console version coming soon after.
These are what you can expect from When the Past was Around:
- A picture speaks a thousand words.
Experience the game’s story not through words nor dialogues, but through beautifully hand-drawn art created by talented Indonesian artist, Brigitta Rena.
- A short, sweet and whimsical journey.
Explore a bittersweet tale between a girl and her lover in a surreal world consisting of disjointed rooms of memories and time.
- Personal and ubiquitous.
a game about overcoming the past and finding the self.
- Solve brain-teasing puzzles.
Various intriguing puzzles to solve and stories to uncover.
- Let the music guide you.
Atmospheric violin music will accompany you from the peaceful days to the angstiest moments.
To commemorate this special occasion, a special teaser trailer is also ready for you to watch. Uncover more about the things that you will experience in this game here:
About Toge Productions
Toge Productions is an independent game development and publishing studio based in Karawaci, Indonesia, established in early 2009 by two people with a common passion for games. What started as a student team project, the studio strives to create games that tell stories from underrepresented communities. Games hailing from the studio, among others, are Coffee Talk and Infectonator series.
About Mojiken Studio
Mojiken Studio is an indie game studio based in Surabaya, Indonesia. The studio boasts one special point, for the team consists mostly of artists, giving a breath of uniqueness in the games they craft. Games hailing from the studio, among others, are A Raven Monologue, She & The Light Bearer, and A Space For The Unbound.
The Indonesian Anime Times | The information provided are the views of the provider of the press release and does not represent the views of KAORI Nusantara and The Indonesian Anime Times