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  A NEW CHILDHOOD CLASSIC HAS ARRIVED! BLAST-FROM-THE-PAST SIDE-SCROLLING ADVENTURE WILLY MORGAN AND THE CURSE OF BONE TOWN MODERNIZES THE POINT-AND-CLICK GENRE TODAY
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08/11/2020
 


[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

Milan, Italy, August 11, 2020 — Developer imaginarylab, a studio dedicated to raising the bar in interactive storytelling, and VLG, a forward-thinking Italian publisher committed to offering authentic narrative-driven entertainment, have announced that their point-and-click side-scrolling adventure game with a modern twist, Willy Morgan and the Curse of Bone Town, is now available on Steam and GOG for $19.99. In celebration of its launch, the game will be discounted 15% for an entire week after release.

Learn more about Willy’s adventure with today’s launch trailer: 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MZ-oxh53C_Q

“Willy Morgan and the Curse of Bone Town hearkens back to the days we played point-and-click classics like Day of the Tentacle and the Monkey Island series way past our bedtime,” says Daniele Falcone, General Manager at VLG. “Old school fans can finally experience this beloved genre with contemporary mechanics and introduce their kids to a type of game we don’t see enough of today.”

Willy Morgan and the Curse of Bone Town offers a modern take on point-and-click adventure games by having players collect clues and solve puzzles in a computerized 3D pirate world. As Willy uncovers details regarding his father’s mysterious disappearance, fans of all ages are able to enjoy hilarious dialogue, whimsical characters and charming cartoon graphics. People who grew up with the genre can appreciate easter eggs that reference iconic titles they grew up during the good old days.

Key Features:

  • Non-linear gameplay – Explore without constraint, collect items and solve stimulating puzzles.
  • Unique graphic style – A fantastical world with a magical atmosphere.
  • Full HD quality – Cinematographic cutscenes and over 50 locations to see.
  • A pirate world with a modern twist – Pirates and computers? Why not?!
  • 15 NPCs to interact with – Learn about the story through several hours of interactive dialogues packed with irony and easter eggs.
  • Original soundtrack – More than two hours of original music.
Willy Morgan and the Curse of Bone Town is now available on Steam and GOG for $19.99. In celebration of its launch, the game will be discounted 15% for one whole week after release. For more information, please visit the title’s Steam page and GOG page.

Supporting Assets and Links

Willy Morgan Facebook

Willy Morgan Instagram

Willy Morgan Twitter

VLG Facebook

VLG LinkedIn

VLG YouTube

VLG Instagram

VLG Twitter

VLG Discord

About VLG Publishing

VLG is a publishing service company set up with the goal of working with games that tell strong stories and cast an eye on culture, while bringing truly memorable entertainment to gamers across the spectrum, whether on PC, console or mobile, and wherever in the world they may be playing. VLG provides developers with a structured network of advisors and experts, fostering new talents, trends and ideas to drive the next revolution of interactive storytelling.

http://vlgpublishing.com/

About imaginarylab

imaginarylab is a video game studio created in 2015 and based in Italy. Currently working on their first game, Willy Morgan and the Curse of Bone Town, imaginarylab aspires to raise the bar in interactive storytelling by delivering unforgettable narratives and engaging adventures.

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David Lozada

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