Horror gaming auteur Chris Darril, greatest recognized for the Remothered collection has introduced his subsequent mission in Bye Candy Carole. Based on Darril, the sport will probably be a hand-drawn homage to the traditional horror titles that impressed the Remothered video games – suppose Clock Tower filtered by means of Alice in Wonderland and also you’re able to go down the rabbit gap on this one. Whereas additional particulars concerning the recreation’s launch stay unclear we’ve gotten a have a look at its beautiful aesthetic in a handful of screenshots and a few story teases which have use extremely eager to see the way it all will unfold.
Bye Candy Carole is ready to comply with the adventures of Lana Benton as she makes an attempt to piece collectively the mysterious disappearance of her fellow orphan, Carole Simmons. Little else is thought in the intervening time apart from that the 2 ladies share a reference to a now-abandoned orphanage, overrun by wild rabbits and nature, which serves as a hyperlink to a magical kingdom and the haunting Mr Kyn. Followers of the Remothered collection will discover acquainted beats right here – the bond between two younger ladies, the malicious presence of patriarchal figures and a supernatural hyperlink to animal life and dying structure.
Darril excels in his love letters to horror tropes and settings, bringing a distinctly Italian edge to his interpretation of the style. The Dario Argento of gaming, if you’ll (and I do). Darril’s distinctive artwork skills are delivered to the forefront right here too as Bye Candy Carole has been lovingly rendered with hand-drawn key animations, backgrounds and so forth. The sport aesthetic is strongly paying homage to Disney’s Silver Age animation type with what appears to be a princess on the run by means of gorgeous environments.
Given how delicately balanced Remothered‘s tackle the grotesque and the attractive was, it’s secure to imagine that Bye Candy Carole will proceed Darril’s imaginative and prescient for distinctive horror experiences. Make sure you keep watch over PowerUp! for extra particulars concerning the recreation quickly and within the meantime, you’ll be able to comply with its creator on Twitter here for behind the scenes appears at how he’s bringing his newest to life.