Key Features

  • Set in beautiful fantastical world, with hand drawn environments.
  • Minimal combat interface for easy access, but deep progression system allows extensibility.
  • Original sound track
  • Crafting system allowing players to create unique ammo for weapons.
  • Relationship based combat, where the relationship between characters can be levelled up unlocking unique combat abilities, encouraging the player to play in different ways.

Settings and StoryEarthlock Festival of magic is set in the fantastical world of Umbra. Two thousand years ago, before the telling of our adventure, Umbra stopped rotating leaving half the world in light (Zenit) and the other in darkness (Nadir). During the great halt, the high tech and advanced civilizations that ruled were almost entirely destroyed leaving but few. The players adventure starts two thousand years after the Deadly Halt…

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New Gameplay Trailer

8 months ago News 2 comments

Hey everyone!

Here's a report from GDC 2015!

This year we brought Bendik, Frits, Eivind, Kenny and Thomas for the show floor at GDC Play. Eivind won a scolarship so he has been off to lectures about Artificial Intelligence and other cool stuff.

We were invited to showcase Earthlock at Microsoft's indie event in San Francisco. It was a superb event with a bunch of other awesome indie developers we were proud to be amongst.

Progression update

Since GDC we have been busy with:

  • Moving the project from Unity4.6 to Unity5
  • Changed Version System to Perforce
  • Cleaned up the whole project removing unused assets and obsolete elements.
  • The art team is busy making new concept art for all the areas that still need to make it into the game. Here's a sample:

It has been a bit tedious, but now that it is done, we feel lighter and are ready to take on the last part of the journey.

And here is the gameplay trailer

I'd also like to introduce Thomas French, our new Senior Game Designer. Thomas started working for us this month, and is bringing a lot of experience to our team. He spent the last 10 years with Rockstar North working on GTA4 and GTA5.

Best regards,
Snowcastle Games

Wow! We have passed $50,000!

Wow! We have passed $50,000!

1 year ago News 1 comment

That means we are 1/3 of the way to our goal and we still have 29 days to go. We are extremely confident we will get this project to the finish line and...

We are LIVE!!

We are LIVE!!

1 year ago News 5 comments

Finally after much delay we are live with our new Kickstarter Campaign! We have worked super hard the last months and are extremely excited and proud...

Festival of Magic on Kickstarter

Festival of Magic on Kickstarter

2 years ago News 4 comments

Please help us spread the word about our kickstarter.

Kickstarter going live in a few hours!!

Kickstarter going live in a few hours!!

2 years ago News 1 comment

After the awesome Greenlight process, we're going ahead with a Kickstarter!

Post comment Comments  (60 - 70 of 81)
m|rage Nov 7 2012 says:

Keep up the hard work and good luck on the project.

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Fully-Metal Oct 26 2012 says:

Like the elevator room ^^

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dCepT Creator
dCepT Oct 27 2012 replied:

Thanks man! Hey did you see the little pre-alpha vid?

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Helba Oct 17 2012 says:

Lovely work dude!

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dCepT Creator
dCepT Oct 18 2012 replied:

Thanks! Happy that you dig!

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Fully-Metal Oct 13 2012 says:

Amped to see videos in the future ^^

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dCepT Creator
dCepT Oct 14 2012 replied:

Not too far in the future :) So cool that you're stoked!

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all_zebest Sep 15 2012 says:

Please, not 4 fingers by hand, please!

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JorgeRamon Sep 4 2012 says:

Really good model. :D

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dCepT Creator
dCepT Sep 7 2012 replied:

Thanks! Glad you like it!

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