Palm Pioneer, a Chinese indie developer team have released a new pixel-art cyberpunk adventure game on Steam today, Tales of the Neon Sea. It uses a cyberpunk neo-noir detective style of storytelling and art style and is priced at 16.99. This includes a 10% off discount for the launch and also supports English, Chinese, German and Spanish languages. Japanese and French will be added in the next update. ‘
In the near future, humans and AI robots rely on each other for survival, despite constantly growing tension between the two. The protagonist is a former veteran police detective, now retired after years of disillusionment. He spends his days intoxicated, accepting random jobs as a private investigator to make ends meet. But this neon sea is immense, and our hero gets entangled in a murder case, which holds the key to tracking down a truly monster killer.
- Fascinating Story – Investigate the murder scene, examine the evidence, and use your powers of deduction to solve the case piece by piece. Once the mist is cleared, will you see the truth or uncover an even bigger mystery?
- Old School Pixel-art and Detailed Environmental Design – Explore an evocative cyberpunk world brought to life by incredibly detailed pixel-art. Immerse yourself in a vision of a future that can’t let go of the past.
- Rich and Varied Puzzle Design – Puzzles that will challenge your sense of logic, observation and patience! Combining narrative and environmental elements, and designed to augment your journey into this weird and vibrant world.
- Play as a Cat? Of Course! – Step into the shoes, or furry paws, of William! As small black street cat, William can reach areas that humans and robots simply cannot, and often finds himself in the right place at the right time!