LONDON, UK, June 3rd 2013 – To celebrate the start of the season pass pre-ordering, Nordic Games today provided players with an interactive graphic novel – a free, literary prequel to The Raven – Legacy of a Master Thief.
– To begin the story simply click here for the browser version: http://www.raven-game.com/ign-
– Get the Android App on Google™ play: https://play.google.com/store/
– or the iOS App on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/app/
“The Raven – Interactive Graphic Novel” serves as the perfect introduction to the Raven’s world and sheds light on the Raven’s back-story and his ongoing battle of wits with France’s top detective Nicolas Legrand. The story will immerse players in Parisian decadence, lies, deceit and the chase to find the Raven by following the French investigator Legrand; a man closer than anyone to tracking down the Raven, the elusive master criminal, wanted by police forces across the globe.
Available for free on Google Play, iTunes and as a browser based game, it features 1960s stylised graphics inspired by “Catch Me if You Can“, to create an interactive literary adventure.
“An Interactive Graphic Novel is the ideal way to introduce players to the main game in a way that is leisurely yet exciting so players can get a taste of what is to come from The Raven – Legacy of a Master Thief,” said Peter Hercher, Product Marketing Manager at Nordic Games. “It’s a free gift from us at Nordic Games , that not only keeps players in suspense of what is to come in The Raven but also provides a deeper understanding of who the Raven is, what motivates him and will help players piece together parts of the story that they’ll hear about when playing through the main game out this summer.”
The first chapter of The Raven – Legacy of a Master Thief will be available via digital download on various platforms, the Xbox LIVE Marketplace and PLAYSTATION®Network on July 23rd, with the second and third chapters to be released on August 27th and September 24th respectively.
Players can now purchase their season pass, allowing access to all three chapters of The Raven’s adventures for just USD/EUR 19.99, £16.79, a saving of 20% during the preorder phase. Additionally each purchase is automatically upgraded to the Digital deluxe version. To order your season pass simply visit http://raven-game.com/en/
The Raven – Legacy of a Master Thief is a ‘whodunnit’ tale set across 1960s Europe full of twists and turns that will have players on the edge of their seats. Journeying through thrilling and dense atmospheres with the aim of catching the art burglar, The Raven, players follow his trademark black feather clues to capture the thief and to protect a legendary sapphire, the “Eye of the Sphinx” on its journey from Switzerland to Egypt.
About Nordic Games GmbH / The Adventure Company
Nordic Games GmbH is a wholly owned publishing subsidiary of Nordic Games Group AB. Founded in 2011, the Vienna/Austria based company Nordic Games GmbH puts great emphasis on its extensive game catalogue. The core portfolio comprises products and brands which have been acquired from JoWooD Entertainment AG and DreamCatcher Interactive Inc., and further IPs and trademarks will follow very, very soon.
The company will pursue the long-term goal of delivering quality products that live up to expectations of gamers worldwide. For more information, please visit www.nordicgames.at
About KING Art GmbH
KING Art is an award-winning independent game developer specializing in producing high quality games. They are among the leading experts on story-driven games in Germany and have produced several successful adventure games that received rave reviews by the gaming press. Since 2002 they have also been pioneers in the area of extensive browser games, and have accumulated expert knowledge during the production of more than 30 successfully completed browser game projects.
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