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«Airheart» newly released on Steam and PlayStation 4

(c) Blindflug Studios

Winner GDC 3D Game Art Challenge and 2017 GDC Best In Play, «Airheart» is an innovative vertical game taking place in an exciting dieselpunk world where action and adventure take centre stage: the gamer plays Amelia, a young pilot who lives in the heavenly city of Granaria and dreams of one day reaching the end of the world. Amelia’s character is a tribute to author, adventurer and pioneer Amelia Earhart, whose birthday on July 24 also marks the release date of the game for PC and PlayStation 4. Right now, XBox One is following suit on the 14th of August and and there will be a new announcement at this year’s SWISSGAMES Gamescom booth.

Blindflug Studios is a Zurich-based independent studio that has created critically acclaimed hits like «First Strike» and «Cloud Chasers».

Blindflug Studios «Airheart – Tales of broken Wings»

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