Frozenbyte Announces Demo Event Offering An Early Taste Of Stealth Adventure Shadwen

Players are invited to play the sneak peek demo and drive down the launch price of Shadwen

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Finnish game developer Frozenbyte has announced  a special “Demo Event” at for its upcoming stealth action game Shadwen. Players all around the world are invited to try out the sneak peek preview that captures the title’s essence and highlights its key gameplay features. With each playthrough the players are helping drive down the eventual launch price of the game.

Announced last year, the game’s titular protagonist, Shadwen, is an assassin on a quest to kill the king. Following a chance encounter with an orphaned girl, Lily. She follows Shadwen on her dangerous journey, but when the ruthless guards get too close, the assassin must take action right in front of Lily’s eyes. Will Shadwen risk the girl’s budding trust by resorting to violence, or try and find another way while keeping her real purpose concealed?

How to participate in the game’s Demo Event:

Step 1: Download the free sneak peek demo (available on Steam, GOG, and the Humble Store)

Step 2: Play! Complete the demo as many times as you want, each playthrough contributes to a community score; the higher the community score, the lower the launch price!

Step 3: Share and win! Watch the launch price go down and share your best moments with #FromTheShadows for a chance to win the game and Frozenbyte related prizes!

The event runs from Wednesday February 24th to Monday February 29th. The demo will be available for a limited time.

Shadwen will be released in the spring 2016 for PC and consoles, with exact dates and platforms to be announced later.



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