Draugen – a new horror from the little-known Norwegian studio Red Thread Games. The main character Edward Harden and his assistant Lissy will go to the west coast of Norway in search of the missing sister Elizabeth and try to solve the mystery of the deserted fishing village. What is interesting new psychological detective? Let’s get a look.
Mythology is even in the name of the game. The word “Draugr” in Norse mythology describes a ghost who guards unprecedented treasures and is endowed with magical power. The game takes place in the 20s of the last century. Western part of Norway. You as a photographer and entomologist Edward Harden from America will go on a mysterious journey, seasoned with Scandinavian tales, legends, along with Norwegian and Icelandic mythology. The main character of the company will be made by the mysterious girl Lissi, with whom it will be necessary to interact in every possible way. And Edward himself is not as simple as it seems, and as you progress through it will become clear that the weather changes depending on the mood of Harden.
The passage of the game comes from the first person. Edward Harden, along with his companion Lissy to explore the world around us, which, by the way, has stunning detail, and find the missing sister Elizabeth. But the picturesque landscapes of Norway hide something terrible. Research locations occupy the lion’s share of the gameplay. That is why the developers paid a lot of attention to detailing all the objects and characters. An important point in Draugen is Edward’s relationship with Lissy. Players will enjoy a large number of different dialogues, on which Lissy’s confidence in the main character and her assistance in the investigation largely depend.