DemoNight is the chance for studios to show off their work-in-progress games to the Montreal development community. These are all pre-release games – some are from big studios, some are indie projects of passion that we’ve never heard of before. All will be presented in real-time (no pre-baked marketing fly-throughs allowed) in a strict 5-minute format.
Here’s the list of games to be presented, in alphabetical order:
|Black the Fall (PC)
Sand Sailor Studios
Black The Fall is a sharp, modern action game set in a post-communist industrial world.
|Close Castles (PC/PS4)
Close Castles is a local multiplayer realtime strategy game with quick matches, super simple controls, and the castles are close…too close.
|Curses ‘N Chaos (PC/Vita)
A co-op arena brawler with crafting.
|Dead Years (PC)
Explore a scary and disrupted world with the only friend you have left: your dog!
Paloma Dawkins with KO-OP Mode
www.ko-opmode.comGardenarium is a chill adventure taking place on a cloud in the sky. You land as a stranger and struggle to gain access to the mysterious Depot by picking up trash and watching the world come alive.
Stevie Jay Games
www.facebook.com/GlimpseSeeThingsDifferently Twisted, distorted and broken shapes litter a surreal fantasy world. Find the right viewpoints to restore these images to their true forms.
|Hitman: Sniper (iOS/Android)
Square Enix Montréal
www.square-enix-montreal.com Compete against your friends and the world to become the best assassin in Hitman : Sniper, the definitive experience for phones and tablets.
Thunder Lotus Games
www.seeyouinpurgatory.com Jotun is an action-exploration game set in Viking purgatory.
www.askiisoft.com KatanaZer0 is a high adrenaline, mind-bending, neo-noir action platformer.
www.kwaan.org KWAAN is a pixel pagan online adventure game about Nature, Myth and Play.
|Land of Traps (PC/PS4)
Red Se3d Studio
www.landoftraps.com Do you have what it takes to avoid these traps and beat the highscore?
|Leap of Fate (PC/iOS/Android)
www.clever-plays.com Leap of Fate is a hardcore action game in which you play a powerful mage facing a twisted version of reality. Do you have the skills needed to survive the trials, and forge yourself a new fate?
|Mafia Casino (iOS/Android/Facebook)
Beam Me Up Games & Boîte de Jeux
www.boitedejeux.com A game in which you win millions of dollars and rise through the ranks to become the Godfather!
|Moon Hunters (PC/PS4)
www.moonhuntersgame.com Build your own mythology! A 1-4 player co-operative RPG in an ancient world of legend.
|Mordheim: City of the Damned (PC)
www.mordheim-cityofthedamned.com Mordheim: City of the Damned is the first video game adaptation of Games Workshop’s cult classic tabletop game Mordheim. Set in the Warhammer World’s decimated Empire city, Mordheim: City of the Damned is a turn-based tactical game where you lead warbands into bloody and lethal skirmishes.
www.subaeria.com Subaeria is a top-down action/adventure game with strong roguelike elements and a story-driven gameplay.
|Time Machine (Oculus VR)
www.weareminority.com Minority Media introduces Time Machine, the first AAA non-violent virtual time travel experience. It recreates prehistory in jaw-dropping 3D detail, attracting mass audiences to virtual reality.
|Ultimate Chicken Horse (PC)
Clever Endeavour Games
www.cleverendeavourgames.com/chickenhorse Build elaborate levels as you play to challenge your friends and enemies in the 2D platformer, Ultimate Chicken Horse!
|Wicked Witches (PC/Mac/Linux)
www.ectoplasmstudio.com Wicked Witches, Who is the scariest of them all? Incarnate an evil witch that cast deadly spells, change forms and fly on a broomstick.
|Words Are Power (iOS/Android)
Studio T. Adam
www.wordsarepowergame.com Investigate a mystery in the shoes of a 1940s reporter, in this word game exploring workplace gender issues that still affect us today.
www.zisleseries.com It’s seven years after a zombie apocalypse. You must reclaim abandoned areas and build your community in the outlands of Montreal while fighting zombies and marauders. Your achievements can affect the storyline of the Z’Isle comic book series!
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