First-person puzzler Kairo gets demo, release date
Sep 25, 2012
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Abstract first-person puzzle game Kairo becomes a little less mysterious with the announcement of a release date – October 21st – plus a
to cut your teeth on before the full game arrives in a matter of
We haven't mentioned Richard Perrin's
atmospheric exploration puzzle game
before, but if you imagine Myst – no wait, come back! If you imagine Myst, then replace the pre-rendered postcards with actual rooms full of actual objects, then you're halfway there. Add a haunting soundtrack and a suitably alien visual style, and you have Kairo. (Not to be confused with the
origin of J-Horror
You can get the demo
, but if you're the type that likes to pay for things before you actually play them, a
will grant you access to the beta build. Behold Kairo in all its ethereal glory below.
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