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Plunge into insanity

Experience mind-bending cosmic horror in a lovecraft inspired investigative adventure, set in a half flooded urban open world.

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Developed by Frogwares, the award-winning studio famous for the Sherlock Holmes series, The Sinking City is an adventure and investigation game set in an open world inspired by the works of H.P. Lovecraft, the master of horror.

Step in the shoes of a 1920s investigator, a tortured truth seeker sucked into an adventure that goes beyond his personal goals and beliefs.

Trapped in a city afflicted by a supernatural flood, you explore an urban open world, infiltrate its secretive society and investigate cases putting your common sense to the test with the goal of saving what can be, and most importantly, yourself.

The Sinking City - Clues and Investigation

A sprawling city to explore on foot, by boat and in a diving suit

The city of Oakmont, a trade harbor once known for its lucrative smuggling business, now stands secluded from the rest of the world. In this place of decay and superstition, you’ll have to deal with the dregs of mankind, follow clues you wish you had never found and unveil a cosmic horror threatening the world itself.

The evolution of investigation gameplay

There is more than one truth.

Make your own conclusions based on the clues and testimonies you collect during your investigation. Each case can be solved in a number of ways, with different endings depending on your actions. Persuasion, stealth or brute force? Either way, you'll have to face the consequences of your choices.

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© 2018 Developed by Frogwares and published by Bigben Interactive.