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Immerse yourself in the dream of a dying city. Boreal Tenebrae will take you on an incredible retro-style adventure, inspired by PlayStation 1 classics, with a mysterious atmosphere and elements of horror.
The game will be released on Nintendo Switch and Xbox One, Xbox Series S | X by global publisher RedDeerGames.
NOMINATED FOR THE CANADIAN GAMES AWARDS
Boreal Tenebrae was nominated for Best Art Direction and Best Story at the 2021 Canadian Game Awards, alongside famous titles like Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed Valhalla and Thunder Lotus’s Spiritfarer.
DIVE INTO THE DARK DREAM
Immerse yourself in the dark dream of a sick and dying town of Boreal Tenebrae. Experience a retro-style adventure with a mystical atmosphere and horror elements.
The Boreal Tenebrae trailer is now available on YouTube:
Play as a teenage girl named Bree and search for your missing sister Sarah. She began the ritual but was consumed by it and disappeared. Investigate your sister’s disappearance and perform the mystical rite to save the dying city.
EXPLORE THE DEADING CITY
Explore a sick city where everything is unusual. Strange boxes emitting hypnotic statics have appeared in town. Some citizens, including Sarah, were absorbed by this mysterious object and never returned.
Experience an atmospheric adventure with elements of horror, in which you play as multiple characters, each with their own story, and travel to real locations in the city and dark versions of them.
SOLVING THE MYSTERY
In this nightmare, you must solve the murder, search for your missing sister Sarah, and complete the mysterious ritual to save the dying city. Will you be able to unlock all of Boreal Tenebrae’s dark secrets?
- Classic retro style adventures
- Elements of horror and gore
- Scripted quests with multiple characters
- Fixed camera
- Available in 7 languages: English, Japanese, French, Italian, German, Spanish and Portuguese.
The press kit (screenshots, arts, etc.) is available for download HERE.
RedDeer.games is an independent development studio that has been in the market since the fourth quarter of 2018. The company publishes its own games and those developed by third parties.
Titles published by RedDeer.games include: Nirvana Pilot Yume, Clumsy Rush, Art Sqool, Under Leaves, and Little Mouse’s Encyclopedia.
Currently, the company is working on the sci-fi game Time Hole, with former NASA director Dr. Alexander Nawrocki as a consultant, and the humorous and comedic platformer 7 Horizons.
Check reddeer.games to learn more.
ABOUT DANIEL BEAULIEU AND SNOT BUBBLE PRODUCTIONS
Snot Bubbles Productions is an independent team working in Canada with a passion for game creation founded by talented artist Daniel Beaulieu.
Daniel is a brilliant animator with 12 years of experience. He graduated from Vancouver Film School in 2014 with a major in 3D character animation.
After graduation, he worked as the lead host on Disney’s Emmy Award-winning series “Elena of Avalor”, as well as “The Rocketeer” and “Puss in Boots” (DreamWorks / Netflix collaboration). Currently, he holds the position of Animation Director at ICON Creative Studio.