Independent developer Over The Moon has announced that The Fall Part 2: Unbound is coming to Nintendo Switch on February 13, 2018. The Fall Part 2: Unbound is the sequel to the award-winning original game – The Fall – and the second chapter in a planned trilogy.
The Fall Part 2: Unbound is a hybrid of haunting metroidvania exploration merged with brain teasing point-and-click adventure puzzles and a healthy dose of chilling hard sci-fi. This sequel picks up right where its predecessor left off as we follow the exploits of A.R.I.D., a rogue AI who’s rewritten its protocol to follow one rule: “save myself”. The new parameters of A.R.I.D.’s programming have allowed her the ability to possess new hosts including a posh, reality-divorced Butler, a sexy service Companion and a mysterious combat drone, known as “One”.
- Puzzles that you’ve never experienced before:
Based on the personal boundaries of your hosts, The Fall’s challenges will put you in perspectives that you haven’t taken in a video game.
- Exploration that matters:
Understanding your hosts and their environments isn’t an afterthought – it’s how you learn to solve puzzles and progress.
- Exciting action:
With two completely new combat mechanics, The Fall Part 2 balances fighting and puzzles so that each moment feels fresh. It also contains an easy mode, for players who are only interested in puzzle solving and story.
- Over three times the length of Part 1:
With four playable characters, thousands of lines of fully voice-acted dialogue, four times as many environments, and over a dozen fully-animated characters, the best of The Fall has been expanded and refined.
- A captivating story:
Five years in the making, The Fall’s already award-winning story enters a new chapter that continues Arid’s journey of self discovery. Experience a dystopian universe through the lens of an AI struggling to create and maintain her own rules on her own terms. A unique story about personal boundaries, relationships, ethics, and ideology awaits you. The
- Fall is made for players who have been waiting for the conceptual underpinning of games to catch up with their technological artistry.
Check out The Fall Part 2: Unbound Launch Trailer: