Tim Burton-inspired adventure The Second Guest coming in 2012
Graphically inspired by the works of famed director, Tim Burton,The Second Guestis a point-and-click adventure crime mystery that takes place in 1920sLondon. Players assume the role of Jack Ice, a young student who receives a mysterious telegram inviting him to the reading of Lord Averton’s will at the old Grace Castle. There is only one problem: Jack didn’t know Averton.
Upon arrival at the castle, a violent thunderstorm causes a massive landslide that isolates the castle and its inhabitants from the outside world. To make matters worse, it becomes evident that Lord Averton did not die of natural causes and that the heirs could be the next targets. Alone amongst strangers and fearing for his life, Jack has no choice but to get to the bottom of things. If he wants to survive this night, he will have to unravel the mystery about Grace Castle and perhaps reveal details about his own past.
The Second Guest will be available in early 2012 as a PC digital download. For more information, check out http://meridian4.com/games/second_guest1.