BlackSoul is a third person survival horror adventure game with an intriguing story that takes place somewhere in the English countryside: people have been turned into psychotic killers by an unknown infection and you must try to help Ava and Sean survive in the quarantined area and find out the truth about the infection. You won't spend all your time on a killing spree, but you'll need to solve many puzzles which will challenge you. System Requirements CPU: 2.8Ghz dual core or better RAM: 2Gb or more Graphics Card: 512Mb with OpenGL 3.0 support or better ( Intel chipsets not supported; low budget cards might not work ) HDD: 2.9Gb of free space OS: Windows XP, Vista and 7 TIME: at least 14 hours of free time PS: launch both BSConfig.exe and BlackSoul.exe as administrator if you are running the game under Windows Vista or 7

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Today I want to show you how we're working on light and shade in order to make very shocking scenes.

Posted by pierluigi73 on Aug 3rd, 2012

Hi all,

today I want to show you how we're working on light and shade in order to make very shocking scenes, which is one of the most important things to do when you make a game, especially when your game is a survival horror.
 
So, I thought of shooting a video that showed how the powerful S2Engine light system works ( so that you know what to expect ).
 
Enjoy the video.


Light Demo - Indie DB

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nijbu
nijbu Aug 4 2012, 1:32am says:

WOW, very very nice, lighting is overlooked in games to often... or just substituted with bloom (ALA syndicate)

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codinpsycho
codinpsycho Aug 4 2012, 4:57am says:

Simply awesome work guys , just blown out ...!!

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NickCh
NickCh Aug 4 2012, 7:36am says:

Wow, that looks awsome!!!
It's very nice that such an awsome game is developed by a custom build engine !!!

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bugbuster77
bugbuster77 Aug 4 2012, 11:28am replied:

It is not a custom build engine. It is S2engine HD from Profenix Studio. you can find more info at:
www.profenix.com
www.s2powered.com

A dedicated page on IndieDB will be created soon.

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cryptoshadow
cryptoshadow Aug 4 2012, 1:45pm says:

The room and the light used in this video reminds me a lot the Resident Evil 1 remake that was released on Gamecube. Anyway, it looks great!

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vfn4i83
vfn4i83 Aug 4 2012, 2:16pm says:

Those crisp textures are so beautiful; I miss that from the old games, now we had to endure that Dx C4@9 and blurry textures down our throats.

Great work in there.

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ghosttr
ghosttr Aug 7 2012, 6:25pm says:

Very good lighting and room design is realistic. I cant wait to play :)

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