A deserted island... a lost man... memories of a fatal crash... a book written by a dying explorer. Dear Esther is a ghost story told using first-person gaming technologies. Rather than traditional gameplay, the focus here is on exploration, uncovering the mystery of the island, of who you are and why you are here. Fragments of story are randomly triggered by moving around the environments, making every telling unique. Features a stunning, specially commissioned soundtrack. Forget the normal rules of play; if nothing seems real here, it's because it may just be all a delusion. What is the significance of the aerial - What happened on the motorway - is the island real or imagined - who is Esther and why has she chosen to summon you here? The answers are out there, on the lost beach and the tunnels under the island. Or then again, they may just not be, after all...

Top 10 Spookiest Mods EVER!

Top 10 Spookiest Mods EVER!

Nov 2, 2008 Article 128 comments

This Halloween ModDB digs into the horror archives, and takes a look at the top 10 spookiest mods of all time as voted by our community.

Modcast S02 E09

Modcast S02 E09

Jan 20, 2009 Article 29 comments

Another week another cast, William from Podcast 17 join the regular crew for an entertaining look into a weeks worth of modding news!

Modcast S02 E10

Modcast S02 E10

Jan 26, 2009 Article 26 comments

Episode number 10 of the Modcast WOOO! On this show we have Will from Podcast 17, Brian from ZPS and NeoTokyo and Mike.

Podcast17 - Transmission 11067

Podcast17 - Transmission 11067

Feb 1, 2009 Article 8 comments

Wills and DogMeat from Jailbreak Source join us this week and we try out a new recording technique.

Transmission 16433

Transmission 16433

Sep 8, 2009 Article 52 comments

This week William and Thomas discuss the L4D info from PAX; This weeks TF2 updates; Cooldiradical; Synergy’s City 7 support and autosaves; Resistance...

Transmission 16937

Transmission 16937

Sep 30, 2009 Article 12 comments

William and Phillip are joined by Dave (Henley) of ModDB. This weeks news includes: BG2 v1.5a, Missing Information, Exodus, Dear Esther environments...

Episode 57

Episode 57

Nov 19, 2009 Article 6 comments

This week William is joined by Dave of ModDB and Glenn of halflife2.net. They interview SPY-maps of Strider Mountain and talk about Left 4 Dead 2, Dino...

Editors Choice - Best Upcoming Mod

Editors Choice - Best Upcoming Mod

Dec 19, 2010 Article 94 comments

Mod of the Year 2010 Editors Choice - Best Upcoming Mod

Players Choice - Upcoming Modification

Players Choice - Upcoming Modification

Dec 23, 2010 Article 78 comments

Mod of the Year 2010 Players Choice - Upcoming Modification

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