Adventure game “South of the Circle” is coming Apple Arcade, With an innovative new aesthetic inspired by mid-century screen printing.
From State of Play, “Kami,” “INKS,” and “Lumino City” developers South of the Circle is a strong adventure game with a strong narrative focus.
In the 60s in Antarctica, the South of the Circle tells the story of Cambridge educator Peter. He was crossing desolate territory in an attempt to reach British, Norwegian and Soviet Antarctic bases while he was fighting for survival. As conditions worsen, the past and present become blurred together, and Peter becomes aware of survival, reality, and the consequences of his past.
Coming soon to the ‘Apple Arcade’: South of the circle. You were looking for protection in Antarctica in 1959 during the Cold War, when the past began to merge with the present. Get a reminder when available: https://t.co/BMXTM89L4T pic.twitter.com/wURwFrjDkj
– Apple Arcade (ppAppleArcade) September 29, 2020
State of Play used the full 3D motion capture for extra realism, and the game featured award-winning actors such as Guilin Lee, Olivia Vinal, Richard Gowling, Anton Lesser, Adrian Rawlins and Michael Fox.
The southern part of the circle will soon be coming to the ‘Apple Arcade’ on iOS, iPadOS, macOS and tvOS.