The recent independent release, Legend of Grimrock,
is fast proving that first-person dungeon crawlers are far from dead. After less than a week on digital shelves, the role-playing game has already recouped its development costs "many times over," developer Almost Human Games told Gamasutra
, who added that the studio now "seems pretty secure."
It's good news for Almost Human and, more importantly, bodes well for Myth of Bleakstone
, our hastily assembled attempt to cash in on the upcoming resurgence of first-person dungeon crawlers.