King ART, developer of The Book of Unwritten Tales, has a new adventure game in the works called The Raven. The game is set in 1960s Europe and has players on the hunt to find a thief known as The Raven, who has stolen an emerald called the "Eye of the Sphinx."
The Raven is in development for PC, Mac and as-yet-unannounced consoles. Put on your favorite detective hat and check out the trailer (above) and gallery for the game from Gamescom.
The Raven: Legacy of a Master Thief' is a thrilling crime adventure in three episodes from the creators of 'The Book of Unwritten Tales'. Full of twists and turns, it immerses you in both sides of the story, combining thrill-of-the-chase whodunit with the risk and reward of a heist story.
Paris, 1960. Europe is in the grip of the gentleman master thief The Raven. His burglaries are spectacular and he always emerges unscathed. Young hotshot investigator Nicolas Legrand stuns the public when he confronts the master thief and fatally wounds him.
London, 1964. An ancient ruby – one of the legendary 'Eyes of the Sphinx' – is stolen from the British Museum. At the crime scene: a raven feather. Is somebody trying to follow in the Raven's footsteps? – Legrand is back on the case. At the same time in Zurich a phone rings. Constable Anton Jakob Zellner looks up from behind a mountain of files. He has no idea what lies hidden in a bank vault, just a few hundred meters away from him. As he reaches for the receiver his life takes a crucial turn…