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The power of two crowned indie developer darlings have joined together to form one team, set to bring the Amnesia franchise into a new era.

Speaking exclusively with Joystiq, Frictional Games and Dear Esther's thechineseroom have revealed their latest project, Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs.

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I am extra excited for this game. Extra, extra excited!
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I am extra excited for this game. Extra, extra excited!

I forgot about that franchise... tongue.gif
    
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Another Amnesia game? Interesting....

I'm guessing more pigs you can disolve in acid barrels? thumb.gif

Anyway, really liked Amnesia TDD, Will be excited to see how this turns out.
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One of my friends was just commenting about how they should get together, Frictional knows how to make atmosphere; eerie 'settings', sounds, storyline and general dread. Combined with the level design and environment created by Dear Esther's people would be genuinely terrifying.
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I hope this time the game will not be in OpenGL so we can play this in stereoscopic 3D.
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Amnesia was amazing, and I want to play through Penumbera too.

Can't wait for this.
    
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TheChineseRoom & Frictional Games?

Hell yes.

And play through Penumbra!


Amnesia leaves you feeling scared.

Penumbra leaves you thinking about all the possibilities of the universe.
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Hmm...I should get Penumbra.
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I hope this time the game will not be in OpenGL so we can play this in stereoscopic 3D.

It, in all likeliness, will be. Frictional Games use their own in-house engine called HPL (named after H.P. Lovecraft) which uses OpenGL.
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