Bioengineer Bent Svensson had to resign from researching alternative ways of generating energy. Now the former workaholic lives a secluded life in the remote forests of Norway. His early peaceful retirement is invaded by Fay, a young woman claiming to be a time traveler from the future.
She tries to convince him that she’s here to prevent the climate cataclysm from happening and according to her, Bent’s research is the last hope to achieve just that.
However, his results are on the verge of falling into the hands of a reckless energy tycoon who cares for nothing but his own profit.
Together, Bent and Fay now have to put an end to the imminent global catastrophe.
- A fully fledged adventure-thriller, tackling on the contemporary issue of global warming
- More than 100 breathtaking, highly detailed backgrounds
- More than 20 hours’ worth of game time
- Unique graphic novel style with an hour worth of animated comic cut scenes
- A masterpiece, written by the creators of ‘The Whispered World’, ‘The Dark Eye: Chains of Satinav’, ‘Harvey’s New Eyes’ and the ‘Deponia’ Trilogy
"A New Beginning gives an amazing impression. It's exciting, smart and persistent. The graphics are a genuine eye-catcher and both protagonists grow into complex personalities the player can easily relate to, even grow fond of."
90/100 - Adventure Corner
"The dialogues, carrying a serious yet sometimes witty tone are one of the game's major strong points. They give both likeable protagonists depth and personality. The writers have paid attention to even the most delicate details."
84/100 - Gamestar
"Blending strongly-defined characters into a stunning and memorable backdrop, A New Beginning is an "eco-thriller" that is not to be missed."
80/100 - Adventure Gamers