Although they appreciate the comparisons with a video game as great as Bioshock, the Storm in a Teacup team worries that because of it the fans will create an erroneous image of their promising Close to the Sun.
“When we started working on the concept of the game, Bioshock was not a reference because we thought about creating a title like Outlast or Soma, and finally we considered Layers of Fear and even a bit of Firewatch “, explain the authors of Close to the Sun. When they decided to set the story on a Steampunk stage, comparisons began to emerge with Bioshock, & quot; and very difficult to get along with. & Quot ;.
Obviously the team is proud to be compared to the Irrational classic Games, “for a team as small as we are to Bioshock is a great compliment”, but they also confess that it is a “risky” “comparison because we do not want anyone to be deceived: Close to the Sun is an adventure of Terror is not a first-person shooter. & quot;
Close to the Sun recently confirmed that it will be available on PC in a matter of a few days, exclusively for Epic Games Stores, with a view to debut on PS4 and Xbox One later on a date yet to be determined