Wake Up Call

What is Wake Up Call:
Wake Up Call is a next-generation sci-fi stealth-action shooter with a heavy emphasis on choice-driven gameplay and story in a unique and atmospheric post-apocalyptic world. Wake Up Call follows Kyle Rogers, an ex-special operations soldier who has been awakened after one hundred and fifty years of cryostasis sleep. Kyle quickly gets sucked into an alien Earth where conflict has broken out between the tyrannical Kalders and The Scarred, a guerrilla resistance group. Little do the factions of the world know, a massive station full of thousands of humans locked away in cryostasis lies beneath the ground, shrouded in mystery, and it won’t be long before Kyle realizes that the secrets of this world are far more dangerous than what caused The Collapse in the first place.

Inside the Cryopod

Key Features:

  • Gripping and compelling story of survival and civil war set in an alien Earth.
  • Absolute first-person immersion utilizing the power of Unreal Engine 4 to pull you into our world.
  • Choice-driven gameplay and story -- every choice counts.
  • See your choices reflected in the world and the storyline.
  • Mix of stealth, heart-pounding action, and horror gameplay.
  • Play the game how you want to; sandbox level design principals support a wide variety of play-styles in every level.
  • Different play-styles in game result in different dialogue, choices, and interactions 100% organically: no dialogue wheels to slow things down.
  • You will have to play the game more than once to experience a majority of choice options.

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Our Vision:
Our vision with Wake Up Call is simple: create a high quality, immensely immersive experience that any and all sci-fi fans need to experience. We want to take atmosphere to a whole new level. Everything in the world has a story, everything reacts to your choices in game, and everything fits into a larger conflict that no one will see coming. The story will keep you, the player, on your toes constantly, while gameplay makes sure to take a few breaks here and there to let you relax and take in the impressive view. Once you finish the game, we want you to go back and see what different choices you could have made, take new routes through our sandbox levels, or even just to immerse yourself in the experience again.

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8 comments by fragfest2012 on Apr 2nd, 2014

Let me start this off by saying this: Wake Up Call's development has never been as exciting as it is right now, internally. We have people narrowing down designs on various important world-building items, we have programmers making incredible progress on game mechanics, we have modelers making fantastic character art and environment art. To sum it up: Wake Up Call is really starting to take shape, and I am just overflowing with excitement for the future. And rest assured, we will be sharing more WIP with our fans as time goes on!

Now, let's move on to some of the public appearances Wake Up Call has had of late. First off was the reveal of three new concept pieces detailing the atmosphere and overall look of the forest areas in the game. You can check out Only Single Player's coverage here: Onlysp.com and they are embedded here too.

First Images of Area around the City
First Images of Area around the City
First Images of Area around the City

Moving forward, we also showed off the first in-game screenshots for Wake Up Call, taken from a small test level we use for testing mechanics. They are SUPER EARLY WIP, but we wanted to share them anyways, because we love you guys! Check out Only Single Player's coverage here: Onlysp.com or check them out below.

First WIP In-Game Screenshots!
First WIP In-Game Screenshots!
First WIP In-Game Screenshots!
First WIP In-Game Screenshots!
First WIP In-Game Screenshots!

That's all for now. I hope you enjoyed, and please leave us some feedback below in the comments. Also, be sure to check us out on Facebook and Twitter:


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Collin's Music For Wake Up Call, We Will Miss Him!

Collin's Music For Wake Up Call, We Will Miss Him!

Feb 27, 2012 Music 10 comments

Since Collin has left us, I thought it only fair, with his permission, that I release his songs to the world and let our fans hold on to the early foundation...

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hellodean Apr 1 2015 says:

on the last update an author says "You most definitely will see some in-game video soon!" which was a year ago.
the link to the website is dead
nothing on twitter
nothing on facebook

just wondering if its cancelled, postponed or quietly working?

its like you have fallen off the edge of he world with no info about why the silence

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fragfest2012 Creator
fragfest2012 Apr 6 2015 replied:

The game was put on ice, as a few things fell apart, and I personally didn't have the time or energy to put it all back together again. Running and maintaining a 20+ person team with no budget is incredibly hard, and I made the very tough choice to put it down until I can reasonably fund the project in the future. Rest assured, Wake Up Call will come out some day, just probably not for a few years.

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hellodean Apr 7 2015 replied:

ah ok. thats a shame, thanks for the response tho

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GeneralJ927 Mar 3 2014 says:

Keep up the good work, still checking back often, nice to see female characters are being worked on. :D

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Themoneyman99 Jan 18 2014 says:

This looks like it will be fantastic.
Keep up the good work!

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fragfest2012 Creator
fragfest2012 Jan 19 2014 replied:

Thanks man, we really appreciate that!!

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Guest Jan 18 2014 says:

Music in that latest video sounds reminiscent of Judge Dredd (SNES). Cool effort. I voted up on Greenlight.

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lucky88shp Jan 18 2014 says:

This looks very interesting...hope the story is good enough and the gameplay great!

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Cla1rv0yant Jan 14 2014 says:

This looks and sounds amazing, can't wait for the release. Hopefully it won't be too expensive...

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fragfest2012 Creator
fragfest2012 Jan 19 2014 replied:

We don't plan on making it expensive, don't worry.

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Wake Up Call
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